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      The Giants Ridge Bike Park features eight lift-served gravity (downhill) mountain bike trails, with more trails in construction throughout the 2021 season Featuring berms, jumps, rollers and rock gardens, our downhill trail system is designed for riders of all ability levels and embraces the scenic but rugged terrain of Giants Ridge.

      New in 2021, Giants Ridge welcomes XC riders to explore our 9.2 miles of purpose-built cross country mountain bike trail winding through the Superior National Forest.
      source: ...
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Land Status: Ski Resort
      Main Chalet Parking Lot google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Bike Park Details
      • 8
      • 8
      • 2
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Jun 11, 2021
      Day Ticket
      $35 USD
      Uplift Type
      Chair Lift
      Season start
      May 28
      Season end
      Oct 24

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      26
      Trails Mountain Bike
      20
      Trails Hike
      9
      Trails Trail Running
      9
      Trails Snowshoe
      6
      Total Distance
      23 miles
      Total Descent
      4,506 ft
      Total Vertical
      478 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,844 ft
      Reports
      91
      Photos
      28
      Ridden Counter
      995

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 2 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 6 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 21 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance

      Photos of Giants Ridge Mountain Bike

      27 |
      Oct 14, 2020 @ 5:59am
      Oct 14, 2020
      24 |
      Oct 14, 2020 @ 5:59am
      Oct 14, 2020
      27 |
      Oct 14, 2020 @ 5:59am
      Oct 14, 2020
      26 |
      Oct 14, 2020 @ 5:59am
      Oct 14, 2020
      39 |
      Oct 14, 2020 @ 5:59am
      Oct 14, 2020
      33 |
      Oct 14, 2020 @ 5:59am
      Oct 14, 2020
      trail: Granite Gorge
      60 |
      Sep 8, 2020 @ 7:43am
      Sep 8, 2020
      trail: Goliath
      76 |
      Sep 7, 2020 @ 7:04am
      Sep 7, 2020

      Videos of Giants Ridge Mountain Bike

      Season ending crash
      trail: Sector 12
      0:14 | 71 | Oct 12, 2020
      Giants Ridge mountain biking down Sector 12,...
      trail: Sector 12
      5:13 | 28 | Apr 27, 2021 , Biwabik
      Giants Ridge | Biwabik, MN | Mountain Bike |...

      4:56 | 46 | Oct 9, 2020
      Giants Ridge Sector 12
      trail: Sector 12
      3:08 | 63 | Oct 5, 2020 , Biwabik
      Goliath at Giants Ridge (09/2020)
      trail: Goliath
      2:53 | 72 | Sep 23, 2020 , Biwabik
      LeapFrog at Giants Ridge MN (9/2020)
      trail: Leapfrog
      4:17 | 64 | Sep 23, 2020 , Biwabik
      youtuber Riding Granite Gorge at Giants Ridge |...
      6:34 | 133 | Aug 22, 2020 , Biwabik
      youtuber First Ride on Leapfrog and Sector 12 at...
      trail: Sector 12
      8:19 | 180 | Jul 10, 2020 , Biwabik

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Granite Gorge
      May 31, 2021 @ 7:10am
      May 31, 2021
      Wetgiantsridge

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1101880gascandanaddreportB - To Be Named and 1 more
      Jun 11, 2021 @ 6:26pm
      3 days
      user #1101880gascandanaddreportB - To Be Named
      Jun 1, 2021 @ 3:22pm
      Jun 1, 2021
      user #2062573giantsridgeaddreportA - To be named and 21 more
      May 31, 2021 @ 7:10am
      May 31, 2021
      user #2062573giantsridgeaddreportA - To be named and 20 more
      May 29, 2021 @ 7:17am
      May 29, 2021
      user #1184630neffx4updatetrailF - To be Named
      May 20, 2021 @ 6:36am
      May 20, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2181244GenerationGreentrailB - To Be NamedChaga!
      Oct 13, 2020 @ 3:12pm
      Oct 13, 2020
      user #853274nedersotantrailGranite GorgeVery fun trail. Call it a “rock surfaced...
      Sep 8, 2020 @ 7:56am
      Sep 8, 2020
      user #853274nedersotantrailLeapfrogOne of the best lower-intermediate jump/flow...
      Jul 14, 2020 @ 1:50pm
      Jul 14, 2020
      user #2192850NLRidestrailGoliathVideo cannot do justice to how rugged this...
      Jul 13, 2020 @ 12:39pm
      Jul 13, 2020
      user #2192850NLRidestrailTadpoleTadpole is currently the easiest downhill...
      Jul 13, 2020 @ 12:31pm
      Jul 13, 2020

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2017 miles3,648 ft10 miles446 ft
      #3,497#1,5992891500
      Hike97 miles925 ft3 miles479 ft
      #4,771811
      Trail Running97 miles925 ft3 miles479 ft
      #4,16281
      Snowshoe66 miles758 ft2 miles476 ft
      3
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