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      Empire has 20+kms of single- and doubletrack trails, ranging from easy to technical. Any level of rider can have fun here.

      A Trail Day Pass is $9. Please pay at the Registration Kiosk at the parking area.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Gore
      Land Status: Private Property
      Parking and Registration google parking directions
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      Region Details
      • 4
      • 9
      • 13
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of May 1, 2020

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      28
      Trails Mountain Bike
      28
      Trails E-Bike
      5
      Trails Hike
      2
      Trails Trail Running
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Total Distance
      9 miles
      Total Descent
      1,110 ft
      Total Vertical
      247 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      388 ft
      Reports
      181
      Photos
      25
      Ridden Counter
      2,723

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 3 rides
      Past Week
      • 20 rides

      Photos of Empire Trails Mountain Bike

      trail: Farm Tour
      34 |
      Oct 17, 2021 @ 10:58am
      Oct 17, 2021
      trail: River Run
      80 |
      Sep 12, 2020 @ 11:44am
      Sep 12, 2020
      trail: River Run
      66 |
      Sep 12, 2020 @ 11:43am
      Sep 12, 2020
      88 |
      May 6, 2019 @ 5:45am
      May 6, 2019
      trail: Switchback
      300 |
      Jun 23, 2008 @ 2:03pm
      Jun 23, 2008
      | 2 comments
      trail: Switchback
      310 |
      Jun 23, 2008 @ 2:02pm
      Jun 23, 2008
      | 1 comments
      trail: Exodus
      499 |
      May 14, 2008 @ 7:15am
      May 14, 2008
      trail: Exodus
      365 |
      May 14, 2008 @ 6:58am
      May 14, 2008

      Videos of Empire Trails Mountain Bike

      Gap jump
      | Nov 10, 2020
      Empire Trails
      107 | Nov 9, 2020
      Slickrock Trail at Empire
      trail: Slick Rock
      1:45 | 153 | Sep 15, 2019
      Empire trails Gore - The ravine
      trail: Ravine
      1:54 | 20 | May 27, 2022 , West Gore
      Tuesday Night Gore

      4:45 | 103 | Jun 30, 2021

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #186859bent6543addvideoEmpire trails Gore - The ravine
      May 27, 2022 @ 2:27pm
      May 27, 2022
      user #2816364Wesside9to5riddentrailBi-Hi and 15 more
      Oct 20, 2021 @ 10:13am
      Oct 20, 2021
      user #1040213kiwicansailaddphoto in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
      Oct 17, 2021 @ 10:58am
      Oct 17, 2021
      user #2873874Zman11commentreportRiver Run
      Oct 16, 2021 @ 1:21pm
      Oct 16, 2021
      user #2873874Zman11addreportHurricane and 10 more
      Oct 16, 2021 @ 1:14pm
      Oct 16, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2873874Zman11reportRiver RunI submitted variable for all trails but at...
      Oct 16, 2021 @ 1:21pm
      Oct 16, 2021
      user #942652oldmanbucksawtrailRiver RunHalf of this trail is missing. The left hand...
      Sep 12, 2020 @ 11:43am
      Sep 12, 2020

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike289 miles1,109 ft4 miles246 ft
      #1,520#425181875
      E-Bike52 miles295 ft4,652 ft108 ft
      #1,355#216920
      Hike22,890 ft20 ft584 ft75 ft
      #3,258#111682
      Trail Running22,890 ft20 ft584 ft75 ft
      #3,271#111681
      ATV/ORV/OHV11,240 ft69 ft
      72
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