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      The Hillside trails were the first development by the Singletrack Advocates here in Anchorage in 2008. These trails were all hand built, the development view of these trails was to have technical single track for mountain biking only accessible to all within the city limits.

      Eight miles of single track trails for your biking enjoyment.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Access Info:
      The outside parking lot for the Hilltop ski area/cross country ski trail is the main parking. Secondary parking is at Prospect Heights and is the short shuttle parking area.
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      Caution on May 22, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,005
      State Ranking
      #2
      Trails
      16
      Total Distance
      18 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      10 miles
      Total Descent
      4,554 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,332 ft
      Total Vertical
      873 ft
      Reports
      118
      Photos
      20
      Ridden Counter
      667

      Photos of Hillside Park Mountain Bike

      trail: The Hive
      10 |
      Mar 5, 2018 @ 9:53pm
      Mar 5, 2018
      The Hive, My City
      trail: The Hive
      28 |
      Dec 30, 2017 @ 1:28pm
      Dec 30, 2017
      The Hive, My City
      trail: Drone Lane
      17 |
      Aug 8, 2017 @ 10:05am
      Aug 8, 2017
      Drone Lane, My City
      trail: Hornet's Nest
      33 |
      Jun 25, 2017 @ 9:43pm
      Jun 25, 2017
      Hornet's Nest, My City
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      Videos of Hillside Park Mountain Bike

      Singletrack highlights
      trail: Stinger
      3:53 | 1628 | Oct 31, 2013
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      Hillside Park Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      short way to top of STA hillside
      1 miles
      All killer no filler aka almost all STA hillside both directions
      15 miles

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