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      A series of singletrack trails located at the northeast end of Duluth along the Amity Creek. The city of Duluth turned over the management of the trails to COGGS in 2009. The trails are slowly being upgraded and expanded to the IMBA standard in order to improve flow and sustainability.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: Managed by Local Riding Association
      Lester Park Parking Lot google parking directions
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 18, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      11
      Trails Mountain Bike
      9
      Trails E-Bike
      11
      Trails Hike
      19
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      9
      Total Distance
      24 miles
      Total Descent
      3,219 ft
      Total Vertical
      885 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,546 ft
      Reports
      1,062
      Photos
      56
      Ridden Counter
      2,233

      Photos of Lester Park Mountain Bike

      trail: Downer Park
      18 |
      Sep 26, 2021 @ 6:20pm
      Sep 26, 2021
      trail: Downer Park
      17 |
      Sep 26, 2021 @ 6:20pm
      Sep 26, 2021
      trail: Downer Park
      15 |
      Sep 26, 2021 @ 6:20pm
      Sep 26, 2021
      trail: Downer Park
      21 |
      Sep 26, 2021 @ 6:20pm
      Sep 26, 2021
      23 |
      May 25, 2021 @ 5:42pm
      May 25, 2021
      19 |
      May 25, 2021 @ 5:42pm
      May 25, 2021
      14 |
      May 25, 2021 @ 5:41pm
      May 25, 2021
      835 |
      Feb 20, 2015 @ 10:07am
      Feb 20, 2015

      Videos of Lester Park Mountain Bike

      youtuber Who needs a trip out west when you have these...
      13:42 | 27 | Jul 8, 2021 , Duluth
      Mountain Biking Hawk Ridge, Duluth, MN -...
      7:34 | 60 | Apr 20, 2021 , Duluth
      Mountain Biking - Hixon Forest - La Crosse, WI...
      3:42 | 39 | Apr 20, 2021 , Duluth
      youtuber Are you sure this is Minnesota?
      8:54 | 206 | Nov 22, 2020 , Duluth
      youtuber Green trails on the Duluth Traverse
      5:27 | 99 | Nov 15, 2020 , Duluth
      youtuber Is Lester better?
      5:06 | 147 | Nov 10, 2020 , Duluth
      youtuber Lester Park has the best blue trails in Duluth

      15:05 | 148 | Jun 14, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1567687mickeypearsonaddreportBlue
      Oct 18, 2021 @ 6:34pm
      Oct 18, 2021
      user #2877731DaftarooriddentrailAmity East Trail
      Oct 10, 2021 @ 7:49pm
      Oct 10, 2021
      user #2877731DaftarooaddreportAmity East Trail and 2 more
      Oct 10, 2021 @ 9:06am
      Oct 10, 2021
      user #1875607SemajtfriddentrailHawk Ridge Trail (Duluth Traverse)
      Oct 7, 2021 @ 7:51am
      Oct 7, 2021
      user #936829namdoogttamupdatetrailDowner Park
      Oct 6, 2021 @ 1:31pm
      Oct 6, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2438109ConnorslawsontrailDowner ParkPossibly the most difficult public trail in...
      Oct 3, 2021 @ 6:35pm
      Oct 3, 2021
      user #1545861Agolz12trailDowner ParkThis trail is a mix between techy climbing and...
      Jul 23, 2021 @ 4:00pm
      Jul 23, 2021
      user #2030345klehenbatrailAmity East TrailTook Lester Creek trail north which was a lot...
      Sep 25, 2020 @ 7:22am
      Sep 25, 2020
      user #2299090RyanHomtrail!RocksIts the closest to old style single-track you...
      Sep 14, 2020 @ 10:22am
      Sep 14, 2020
      user #2299090RyanHomtrailAmity East TrailThe trails keep ger neutered. They just took...
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 8:16am
      Aug 13, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Hartley Park 4 8 54 km
      Chester Park Area 24.5 km
      Piedmont & Brewer 8 8 9 69.1 km
      Spirit Mountain 13 3 6 812.9 km
      Mission Creek 6 7 217.4 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike914 miles2,513 ft6 miles564 ft
      #1,395#744561,05513,425
      E-Bike1124 miles3,219 ft10 miles886 ft
      9562
      Hike1924 miles3,209 ft10 miles886 ft
      #960#5921,04094
      Trail Running1924 miles3,209 ft10 miles886 ft
      #965#5901,040109
      Horse12 miles131 ft2,549 ft144 ft
      #8978953
      Nordic Ski9
      17
      • By WanderingMan BSMTB & contributors
      • Admins: COGGS
      • #6317 - 7,713 views
      • lester park activity log | embed map of Lester Park mountain bike trails | lester park mountain biking points of interest

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