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      Region Details
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      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      657
      Trails Mountain Bike
      556
      Trails E-Bike
      136
      Trails Horse
      35
      Trails Hike
      603
      Trails Trail Running
      591
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      73
      Trails Observed Trials
      31
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      56
      Trails Snowmobile
      3
      Trails Snowshoe
      7
      Trails Downhill Ski
      25
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      9
      Total Distance
      577 miles
      Total Descent
      79,315 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,310 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      5,311 ft
      Reports
      5,022
      Photos
      1,641
      Ridden Counter
      51,000

      Popular North Island Mountain Biking Trails

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      Karls Path
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      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

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      • 28 rides
      Past Week
      • 161 rides

      Photos of North Island Mountain Bike

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      Aug 17, 2020
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      Oct 23, 2018

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike556443 miles56,696 ft191 miles3,412 ft
      1,5584,9881842,226
      E-Bike136190 miles20,171 ft85 miles3,412 ft
      24,1565995
      Horse3544 miles7,667 ft22 miles3,396 ft
      98719
      Hike603550 miles68,635 ft225 miles4,747 ft
      734,95455,048
      Trail Running591500 miles63,862 ft207 miles4,747 ft
      34,95064,060
      Dirtbike/Moto73125 miles13,048 ft56 miles3,406 ft
      1,0061142
      Observed Trials3125 miles3,579 ft12 miles1,168 ft
      3746
      ATV/ORV/OHV56127 miles13,776 ft58 miles3,406 ft
      5994180
      Snowmobile32 miles174 ft4,557 ft276 ft
      46
      Snowshoe73 miles266 ft1 mile282 ft
      38
      Downhill Ski258 miles8,629 ft8 miles1,437 ft
      131
      Backcountry Ski1
      129
      Nordic Ski93 miles315 ft2 miles282 ft
      831
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