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The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
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      Grandad Bluff Trail Project is new in Summer / Fall of 2020

      This project is a partnership with City of La Crosse / Outdoor Recreation Alliance (ORA Trails) / IMBA Trail Solutions / VeloCity Projects. Trails Built by VeloCity Projects and Rocksolid Trail Contractors
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: City Managed
      Land Manager: Outdoor Recreation Alliance "ORA Trails"
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      Region Details
      • 1
      • 6

      Region Status
      Open as of Apr 27, 2022

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      8
      Trails Mountain Bike
      7
      Trails Hike
      8
      Trails Trail Running
      8
      Trails Snowshoe
      3
      Total Distance
      3 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      4,997 ft
      Total Descent
      193 ft
      Total Vertical
      127 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,218 ft
      Reports
      133
      Photos
      31
      Ridden Counter
      1,308

      Photos of Gateway Trails Mountain Bike

      trail: War Eagle
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      Dec 16, 2020 @ 3:06pm
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      trail: War Eagle
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      Oct 5, 2020 @ 6:43am
      Oct 5, 2020
      trail: War Eagle
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      Oct 5, 2020 @ 6:43am
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      Oct 5, 2020 @ 6:40am
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      Oct 5, 2020 @ 6:39am
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      58 |
      Oct 5, 2020 @ 6:39am
      Oct 5, 2020

      Videos of Gateway Trails Mountain Bike

      Upper Hixon Forest Mountain Biking - War Eagle
      trail: War Eagle
      3:45 | 108 | Sep 25, 2021 , La Crosse
      War Eagle, La Crosse, WI
      trail: War Eagle
      65 | Sep 23, 2021 , La Crosse

      Recent Trail Reports

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      War Eagle
      May 30, 2022 @ 3:56pm
      May 30, 2022
      Dry tree downbwalters21
      Compass Connector Trail
      Apr 26, 2022 @ 8:52am
      Apr 26, 2022
      WetCreeper77
      Compass Loop (North)
      Apr 26, 2022 @ 8:52am
      Apr 26, 2022
      Prevalent MudCreeper77
      War Eagle Connector Trail
      Apr 26, 2022 @ 8:52am
      Apr 26, 2022
      Freeze/thaw CycleCreeper77
      Wilder Way
      Apr 26, 2022 @ 8:52am
      Apr 26, 2022
      Freeze/thaw CycleCreeper77
      Xee Xete (Quarry East)
      Apr 26, 2022 @ 8:52am
      Apr 26, 2022
      Freeze/thaw CycleCreeper77
      Compass Loop (South)
      Apr 26, 2022 @ 8:52am
      Apr 26, 2022
      WetCreeper77
      Xee Xete (Quarry East)
      Apr 16, 2022 @ 7:06pm
      Apr 16, 2022
      IdealTrails are ok, some wet spots. Compass...ChanceFuller
      Ni Tani (Quarry West)
      Apr 16, 2022 @ 7:05pm
      Apr 16, 2022
      IdealTrails are ok, some wet spots. Compass...ChanceFuller
      Wolfsbane
      Apr 16, 2022 @ 7:05pm
      Apr 16, 2022
      VariableTrails are ok, some wet spots. Compass...ChanceFuller

      Activity Feed

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      user #3068088ThomasOuo8Q4wishlistregionGateway Trails
      Jun 14, 2022 @ 12:32pm
      Jun 14, 2022
      user #3068088ThomasOuo8Q4wishlisttrailXee Xete (Quarry East)
      Jun 14, 2022 @ 12:31pm
      Jun 14, 2022
      user #1277414bwalters21addreportWar Eagle
      May 30, 2022 @ 3:56pm
      May 30, 2022
      user #1956889Creeper77addreportCompass Connector Trail and 6 more
      Apr 27, 2022 @ 9:00am
      Apr 27, 2022
      user #2445152ChanceFulleraddreportTramway and 7 more
      Apr 16, 2022 @ 7:04pm
      Apr 16, 2022

      Recent Comments

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      user #1277414bwalters21reportNi Tani (Quarry West)Cleared
      May 24, 2021 @ 2:21pm
      May 24, 2021
      user #2445152ChanceFullertrailOptional Line on 5aSorta blind if your not expecting it. Not too...
      Dec 4, 2020 @ 8:25pm
      Dec 4, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Hixon Forest - Lower and Upper 4 16 4 11.3 km
      Jersey Valley County Park22.3 km
      Sidie Hollow Park 2 13 2 122.3 km
      Hubbard Hills 1 723.9 km
      Veteran Hills 124.7 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike72 miles121 ft3,747 ft128 ft
      #3,357#1,56723133700
      Hike83 miles194 ft4,997 ft128 ft
      #2,714#1,4258133104
      Trail Running83 miles194 ft4,997 ft128 ft
      #2,714#1,42313372
      Snowshoe34,393 ft72 ft1,555 ft89 ft
      #96#659613
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