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Activity Recordings
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  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
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  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Region Details
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      • 11
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      Region Status
      Open as of Aug 14, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      32
      Trails Mountain Bike
      32
      Trails Hike
      32
      Trails Trail Running
      31
      Total Distance
      25 miles
      Total Descent
      5,796 ft
      Total Vertical
      305 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      714 ft
      Reports
      49
      Photos
      8
      Ridden Counter
      2,928

      Photos of Nathan Hale State Forest Mountain Bike

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      trail: punisher
      11 |
      Apr 4, 2021 @ 8:12am
      Apr 4, 2021
      report
      9 |
      Mar 22, 2021 @ 4:54pm
      Mar 22, 2021
      report
      15 |
      Mar 22, 2021 @ 4:54pm
      Mar 22, 2021
      report
      trail: Over the edge
      58 |
      Aug 8, 2020 @ 10:02am
      Aug 8, 2020
      trail: Riverside
      224 |
      Nov 29, 2010 @ 6:52am
      Nov 29, 2010
      trail: Riverside
      194 |
      Nov 29, 2010 @ 6:52am
      Nov 29, 2010

      Videos of Nathan Hale State Forest Mountain Bike

      Greg Bosworth/Jared Crandall Split Edit
      trail: Split
      4:04 | 306 | Oct 31, 2012
      Snow Riding
      1:40 | 259 | Feb 25, 2012
      COFFEE BEANS & SWITCHBACKS PART 3
      1:12 | 101 | Jul 18, 2011
      COFFEE BEANS & SWITCHBACKS PART 2
      4:42 | 110 | Jul 18, 2011
      Levi's ® BMX Video - Corey Martinez, Nathan...
      trail: Split
      8:41 | 12999 | Jul 11, 2009

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2890870MikeAlexander811wishlisttrailNorthside Loop
      Oct 25, 2021 @ 8:45am
      20 hours
      user #1781738Kday55riddentrailRidge Line
      Oct 9, 2021 @ 9:39am
      Oct 9, 2021
      user #2050045sheplivingstonvotetrailInto the Woods
      Oct 8, 2021 @ 5:11pm
      Oct 8, 2021
      user #1902013Bls94001addtrailTo Skinner
      Sep 1, 2021 @ 3:58am
      Sep 1, 2021
      user #2505463pbgeeaddreportNorthside Loop
      Aug 18, 2021 @ 11:19pm
      Aug 18, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1897493dmanley4trailpunisherNever mind, I see it was ridden 4 days ago.
      Apr 20, 2020 @ 6:32pm
      Apr 20, 2020
      user #1897493dmanley4trailpunisherIs this even a trail still? I haven't been...
      Apr 20, 2020 @ 6:25pm
      Apr 20, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Gay City State Park 14 4 25.7 km
      UConn Forest: Fenton Tract 1 127 km
      Schoolhouse Brook Park 1 237.1 km
      Case Mountain 14 72 15 17.1 km
      Crandall Park 5 15 27.1 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike3225 miles5,794 ft12 miles305 ft
      #3,213#1,48364642,211
      Hike3225 miles5,794 ft12 miles305 ft
      #2,623#1,35324953
      Trail Running3123 miles5,210 ft11 miles305 ft
      #2,829#1,436458
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      • nathan hale state forest activity log | embed map of Nathan Hale State Forest mountain bike trails | nathan hale state forest mountain biking points of interest

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