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  • Icy
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  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
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  • > 50%
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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
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      Northside is a self-guided *fee-based mountain biking area on 1,200 acres of private alpine wilderness. As a mapped and signed trail system designed especially for mountain biking, Northside is a looped trail network with spectacular overlooks, single and double track routes through pines, aspen, and meadows.

      The terrain is best suited for the intermediate and higher level rider.

      *-Daily-$10 Seasonal-$50
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Parking at the Kachina Vista Municipal Park for Northside Trail access google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 13


      Open on Jul 1, 2018

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      Global Ranking
      #5,471
      State Ranking
      #35
      Trails (view details)
      13
      Trails Mountain Bike
      13
      Trails Hike
      13
      Trails Trail Running
      13
      Total Distance
      12 miles
      Total Descent
      493 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,220 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      12,133 ft
      Ridden Counter
      57

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