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      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      547
      Trails Mountain Bike
      238
      Trails E-Bike
      9
      Trails Hike
      392
      Trails Trail Running
      393
      Trails Horse
      60
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      2
      Trails Snowmobile
      36
      Trails Snowshoe
      52
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      19
      Trails Nordic Ski
      113
      Total Distance
      757 miles
      Total Descent
      110,808 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,932 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      5,333 ft
      Reports
      3,147
      Photos
      794
      Ridden Counter
      21,691

      Outside+ Logo Articles

      Whiteface Mountain Bike Park Will Not Open for the 2020 Season
      May 11, 2020 from pinkbike.com
      Following a decision by the Olympic Regional Development Authority the Whiteface Mountain Bike Park won't open this year.
      Favorite Trail: Mount Marcy
      Jul 9, 2019 from trailrunnermag.com
      Photographer: Louis Arevalo Runner: Kathy Roberts, 54, of Plattsburgh, New York Beta: Situated near Lake Placid in the Adirondacks, Mount...
      Favorite Trail: Mount Marcy
      Jun 20, 2019 from trailrunnermag.com
      The sweeping views of the Adirondacks from the top of Mount Marcy is just one of the reasons it makes the list of favorite trails in 2019.

      Popular Essex County Mountain Biking Trails

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      Coniferous Trail
      Hardy Road
      Lost Farm
      Hardy Road
      All In
      Hardy Road
      Side Pot
      Hardy Road
      Double Time
      Hardy Road
      Twisted Pine
      Hardy Road
      Ante Up
      Hardy Road
      19th Hole
      Craig Wood Trails
      Safe Bet
      Hardy Road
      Make Believe
      Hardy Road
      Blue Ribbon (flow trail)
      Craig Wood Trails
      Cobble Wood Connector
      Craig Wood Trails
      Lumberyard
      Lussi & Loggers Trails
      Scott's Cobble Trail
      Craig Wood Trails
      1:00 to 1:15
      Lussi & Loggers Trails

      Essex County Mountain Bike Routes

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      Tour De SL
      Moody Pond
      19 miles
      Summit and a half
      Dewey Mountain
      5 miles
      Rocco's Tour
      Craig Wood Trails
      5 miles
      Scott's Wood
      Craig Wood Trails
      5 miles
      Stateline, Lumberyard, Ty's Ties, Gunga Galunga, Flying Wasp, and Cinderella Story Route
      Lake Placid
      6 miles
      Over Easy starting at Blueberry and ending at Otis
      Heaven Hill Farm
      92 miles
      Henry's Woods Full Tour
      Henry's Woods
      5 miles
      Extra Spicy PMD
      6 miles
      WW100/50K Pre-Ride
      Whiteface Mountain Ski Center
      12 miles
      The Long Way 'Round
      Hardy Road
      6 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 10 rides
      Past Week
      • 69 rides

      Photos of Essex County Mountain Bike

      0 |
      Jun 22, 2022 @ 6:29am
      Jun 22, 2022
      7 |
      Jun 22, 2022 @ 6:29am
      Jun 22, 2022
      165 |
      Aug 13, 2019 @ 8:09pm
      Aug 13, 2019
      182 |
      Aug 13, 2019 @ 8:08pm
      Aug 13, 2019
      190 |
      Sep 2, 2018 @ 7:00am
      Sep 2, 2018
      196 |
      Sep 2, 2018 @ 7:00am
      Sep 2, 2018
      328 |
      Jul 30, 2014 @ 5:27pm
      Jul 30, 2014
      | 2 comments
      378 |
      Jul 30, 2014 @ 5:14pm
      Jul 30, 2014
      | 4 comments

      Videos of Essex County Mountain Bike

      trail 24 whiteface
      5:57 | 140 | Aug 8, 2019
      trail 13 whiteface
      2:36 | 35 | Aug 7, 2019
      trail 4 whiteface
      2:12 | 62 | Aug 7, 2019
      judge
      trail: The Judge
      2:34 | 281 | Jul 10, 2017
      evil empire
      3:12 | 631 | Jul 7, 2017
      Kovarik's Revenge
      trail: 19th Hole
      2:31 | 19649 | Dec 8, 2016
      Whiteface 9-24

      1:37 | 259 | Sep 25, 2016
      Whiteface Raw
      1:51 | 813 | Aug 27, 2016

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Chutes & Ladders
      Dewey Mountain
      Jun 24, 2022 @ 5:21am
      Jun 24, 2022
      Prevalent Mudgoose8 BETA Significant rainfall has turned the...
      Connect Four
      Dewey Mountain
      Jun 24, 2022 @ 5:21am
      Jun 24, 2022
      Prevalent Mudgoose8 BETA Significant rainfall has turned the...
      KerPlunk
      Dewey Mountain
      Jun 24, 2022 @ 5:21am
      Jun 24, 2022
      Prevalent Mudgoose8 BETA Significant rainfall has turned the...

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Bob Run Road
      Mt. Van Hoevenberg
      Jun 25, 2022 @ 8:36am
      Jun 25, 2022
      IdealNordic Ski skibikeplay Lyme
      Ridge
      Flume Trail System
      Jun 24, 2022 @ 7:24am
      Jun 24, 2022
      IdealPRnDHr
      Mumbly Peg
      Dewey Mountain
      Jun 24, 2022 @ 5:21am
      Jun 24, 2022
      Prevalent Mud Significant rainfall has turned the...goose8 BETA
      New Trail
      Dewey Mountain
      Jun 24, 2022 @ 5:21am
      Jun 24, 2022
      Prevalent Mud Significant rainfall has turned the...goose8 BETA
      New Trail 2021
      Dewey Mountain
      Jun 24, 2022 @ 5:21am
      Jun 24, 2022
      Prevalent Mud Significant rainfall has turned the...goose8 BETA
      Operation
      Dewey Mountain
      Jun 24, 2022 @ 5:21am
      Jun 24, 2022
      Prevalent Mud Significant rainfall has turned the...goose8 BETA
      Risk
      Dewey Mountain
      Jun 24, 2022 @ 5:21am
      Jun 24, 2022
      Prevalent Mud Significant rainfall has turned the...goose8 BETA
      Sorry
      Dewey Mountain
      Jun 24, 2022 @ 5:21am
      Jun 24, 2022
      Prevalent Mud Significant rainfall has turned the...goose8 BETA
      Trivial Pursuit
      Dewey Mountain
      Jun 24, 2022 @ 5:21am
      Jun 24, 2022
      Prevalent Mud Significant rainfall has turned the...goose8 BETA
      Twister
      Dewey Mountain
      Jun 24, 2022 @ 5:21am
      Jun 24, 2022
      Prevalent Mud Significant rainfall has turned the...goose8 BETA

      Activity Feed

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      user #2452049merwhite13wishlistregionLussi & Loggers Trails
      Jun 30, 2022 @ 1:18pm
      18 hours
      user #2962685DanWoughter1QzriddentrailBlue Ribbon (flow trail)
      Jun 30, 2022 @ 8:12am
      23 hours
      user #1560690SeeRoywishlistregionBlueberry Hill Trails
      Jun 29, 2022 @ 5:46pm
      2 days
      user #802662awesomemtbriddentrailTy's Ties
      Jun 29, 2022 @ 2:25pm
      2 days
      user #1283406Mrose72wishlistregionHardy Road
      Jun 28, 2022 @ 5:28pm
      3 days

      Recent Comments

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      user #1131876mikewestztrailTy's TiesMassive tree down at start of trail. DO NOT...
      Jun 7, 2022 @ 7:52am
      Jun 7, 2022
      user #1334557Cmak845reportAccess TrailStill some blow down to clear
      May 1, 2022 @ 2:18pm
      May 1, 2022
      user #1803205WillMiemistrailSenduroSick ass trail, top section is very enduro,...
      Apr 29, 2022 @ 9:57am
      Apr 29, 2022
      user #2856826BETA-MOUNTAINBIKERskillparkDirt Jump ParkThis is an awesome pump track! Not only does...
      Dec 20, 2021 @ 5:37pm
      Dec 20, 2021
      user #142441kyleluvsdhtrailEvil EmpirePlease reopen the DH bike park! Whiteface is...
      Dec 18, 2021 @ 5:32pm
      Dec 18, 2021

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike238183 miles31,407 ft70 miles3,051 ft
      7773,1403011,145
      E-Bike910 miles1,079 ft5 miles1,470 ft
      1,368213
      Hike392559 miles87,818 ft175 miles4,738 ft
      93,01982,051
      Trail Running393559 miles87,730 ft175 miles4,738 ft
      3,0193255
      Horse60171 miles18,832 ft51 miles4,616 ft
      8992
      Dirtbike/Moto27 miles965 ft4 miles1,470 ft
      900
      Snowmobile36126 miles7,395 ft55 miles2,303 ft
      248
      Snowshoe5286 miles8,356 ft25 miles4,003 ft
      649965
      Downhill Ski11 mile1,962 ft
      6384
      Backcountry Ski1927 miles3,012 ft10 miles2,549 ft
      1491207
      Nordic Ski113116 miles13,648 ft49 miles2,828 ft
      32022834
      • By brenthillier NSMBA TRAILFORKS & contributors
      • Admins: cmo-mtb, PlumbBobM, BETA, AFTA
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