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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Region Details
      • 6
      • 16
      • 10
      • 4

      Region Status
      Open as of Mar 22, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      36
      Trails Mountain Bike
      36
      Trails E-Bike
      10
      Trails Horse
      9
      Trails Hike
      36
      Trails Trail Running
      36
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Total Distance
      42 miles
      Total Descent
      8,170 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,436 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,320 ft
      Reports
      361
      Photos
      238
      Ridden Counter
      11,520

      Photos of Mule Ridge and Swasey Recreation Area Mountain Bike

      trail: Snail Trail
      9 |
      Dec 24, 2022 @ 7:15am
      Dec 24, 2022
      trail: Snail Trail
      11 |
      Dec 24, 2022 @ 7:15am
      Dec 24, 2022
      16 |
      May 16, 2022 @ 4:45pm
      May 16, 2022
      trail: Enticer Jump
      70 |
      Apr 19, 2022 @ 3:26pm
      Apr 19, 2022
      trail: Snail Trail
      37 |
      Apr 5, 2022 @ 10:07am
      Apr 5, 2022
      trail: Snail Trail
      35 |
      Apr 5, 2022 @ 10:06am
      Apr 5, 2022
      199 |
      Mar 10, 2018 @ 4:17pm
      Mar 10, 2018
      95 |
      Aug 19, 2017 @ 4:35pm
      Aug 19, 2017

      Videos of Mule Ridge and Swasey Recreation Area Mountain Bike

      How to get 3 stitches in your chin
      | Jul 7, 2022
      Definitely Not Nick From Chico
      214 | Apr 1, 2021
      #FridayFails
      507 | Oct 30, 2020
      #FridayFails
      388 | Oct 30, 2020
      #FridayFails
      571 | Oct 30, 2020
      It’s much bigger
      0:08 | 49 | Jul 2, 2020
      Double Fail
      0:09 | 255 | Apr 6, 2020
      Enticer Jump Trail POV
      1:58 | 378 | Apr 29, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Meiner's Loop
      Jan 12, 2023 @ 2:18pm
      Jan 12, 2023
      Wetgoldsquadron tree down lower miners loop

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Oak knoll Trailhead connector
      Jan 23, 2023 @ 4:33pm
      Jan 23, 2023
      IdealThanks to all the Trail Angel's that have...reking3
      The Escalator
      Jan 12, 2023 @ 1:03pm
      Jan 12, 2023
      Wet tree downgoldsquadron
      Mule TH Connect
      Jan 1, 2023 @ 11:09am
      Jan 1, 2023
      Idealmarebearrr
      Owens Run Access Road
      Jan 1, 2023 @ 3:09am
      Jan 1, 2023
      Idealmarebearrr
      Owens Run
      Jan 1, 2023 @ 3:09am
      Jan 1, 2023
      IdealOne down tree. Not blockingmarebearrr
      Enticer Jump
      Jan 1, 2023 @ 3:09am
      Jan 1, 2023
      IdealPerfectionmarebearrr
      Snail Trail
      Jan 1, 2023 @ 3:09am
      Jan 1, 2023
      Idealmarebearrr
      Lower Snail
      Jan 1, 2023 @ 3:09am
      Jan 1, 2023
      Wetmarebearrr
      Mule Ridge
      Dec 31, 2022 @ 3:02am
      Dec 31, 2022
      IdealCouple down treesmarebearrr
      Princess Ditch
      Dec 31, 2022 @ 3:02am
      Dec 31, 2022
      IdealLots of downed trees, all passablemarebearrr

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2250206chazrickwishlistrouteUp Escalator Down Terminator
      Feb 5, 2023 @ 9:10pm
      18 hours
      user #1626222MBeewishlistregionMule Ridge and Swasey Recreation Area
      Jan 26, 2023 @ 9:18pm
      Jan 26, 2023
      user #1104967trinityalperaddkarmaMule Ridge and Swasey Recreation Area
      Jan 26, 2023 @ 3:19pm
      Jan 26, 2023
      user #3049726reking3addreportOak knoll Trailhead connector
      Jan 23, 2023 @ 7:04pm
      Jan 23, 2023
      user #3269240MarcProvencherwishlistrouteBMBC - Advanced - Lemurian Classic Long Course
      Jan 19, 2023 @ 8:25am
      Jan 19, 2023

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2953440goldsquadrontrailSnail TrailFun trail with huge potential for flying off...
      Jun 15, 2022 @ 12:19pm
      Jun 15, 2022
      user #1146569savesthejadetrailMule Mountain LoopLovely smooth and fairly easy climb trail to...
      Jun 1, 2022 @ 11:06am
      Jun 1, 2022
      user #1146569savesthejadetrailOwens RunThis is a beautiful, nice mellow climb, as...
      Jun 1, 2022 @ 11:03am
      Jun 1, 2022
      user #3028871ChristopherDfJweMtrailPrincess DitchDid the north half of this from north to...
      May 15, 2022 @ 4:33pm
      May 15, 2022
      user #1426914cemoorelifetrailPrincess DitchAn ok beginner trail. The second half (going...
      Apr 4, 2022 @ 2:36pm
      Apr 4, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Area 51 2 22.8 km
      Westside/Mary Lake 7 10 13.3 km
      Coverdale Trails 2 3 13.5 km
      Keswick 5 8 14.4 km
      Whiskeytown 6 16 64.6 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike3642 miles8,169 ft19 miles1,437 ft
      #472#2412363611411,885
      E-Bike1012 miles1,542 ft5 miles374 ft
      2564153
      Horse910 miles1,184 ft4 miles374 ft
      #104#8398116
      Hike3642 miles8,169 ft19 miles1,437 ft
      #313#193354189
      Trail Running3642 miles8,169 ft19 miles1,437 ft
      #314#19123541139
      Dirtbike/Moto22 miles272 ft5,164 ft118 ft
      #344894
      ATV/ORV/OHV13,412 ft115 ft1,375 ft108 ft
      892
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