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      Region Details
      • 8
      • 21
      • 36
      • 12

      Region Status
      Open as of May 18, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      77
      Trails Mountain Bike
      77
      Trails E-Bike
      15
      Trails Hike
      62
      Trails Trail Running
      62
      Trails Horse
      2
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      1
      Trails Observed Trials
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      58 miles
      Total Descent
      7,404 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,446 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,513 ft
      Reports
      259
      Photos
      86
      Ridden Counter
      4,963
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Palmer Mountain Bike

      9 |
      Aug 14, 2021 @ 9:05pm
      Aug 14, 2021
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      Aug 14, 2021 @ 9:05pm
      Aug 14, 2021
      24 |
      Jul 23, 2021 @ 4:59pm
      Jul 23, 2021
      21 |
      Jul 23, 2021 @ 4:58pm
      Jul 23, 2021
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      Jul 23, 2021 @ 4:58pm
      Jul 23, 2021
      22 |
      Jul 23, 2021 @ 4:57pm
      Jul 23, 2021
      52 |
      Jul 23, 2021 @ 4:57pm
      Jul 23, 2021
      76 |
      Nov 16, 2020 @ 7:36am
      Nov 16, 2020

      Videos of Palmer Mountain Bike

      Trust the crust
      | Apr 27, 2021
      Picnic Table Singletrack
      3:41 | 38 | May 22, 2020
      The Devils Club (Government Peak)
      trail: Larkspur
      1:28 | 226 | Aug 4, 2019
      16 mile (Hatchers Pass)
      7:34 | 130 | Jun 27, 2019
      Bear Bottom (Matsu Greenbelt Trails)
      trail: Bearbottom
      6:46 | 67 | May 28, 2019
      Bearberry Bluf( Matsu Greenbelt trails)
      1:53 | 50 | May 28, 2019
      Quick trip up Hatcher Pass
      1:00 | 24 | Oct 24, 2018
      16 Mile Shredding
      2:27 | 256 | Jun 29, 2017

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      16 Mile DH Trail
      Jul 24, 2022 @ 4:47pm
      Jul 24, 2022
      Prevalent MudE-Bike Some ugly ruts in the upper sections and...Jeremykcreech
      Palmer Rail Trail
      Jul 5, 2022 @ 4:13pm
      Jul 5, 2022
      DrySome downed trees over trail and some...Timsgal98
      Long Lake Connector
      Jun 30, 2022 @ 6:47pm
      Jun 30, 2022
      DryDaveAK
      Foxtrot
      Jun 18, 2022 @ 7:56pm
      Jun 18, 2022
      IdealFresh Black Bear SkatNBOuzts
      Monk's Hood
      May 28, 2022 @ 1:23pm
      May 28, 2022
      Ideal Dk6boys
      Rippy Trail
      May 11, 2022 @ 5:45pm
      May 11, 2022
      Very DryDry and dusty, except for the regular...WillTaygan CMBR
      BearBait
      May 8, 2022 @ 1:07am
      May 8, 2022
      VariableAK-Biking
      Trapline
      May 8, 2022 @ 1:07am
      May 8, 2022
      VariableAK-Biking
      Julie's
      May 5, 2022 @ 6:06pm
      May 5, 2022
      Idealajbutler03
      Birthday Trail
      May 5, 2022 @ 6:06pm
      May 5, 2022
      Dryajbutler03

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2147316mtbwandereraddtrailFarm Trails Corner Connector
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 10:49am
      Aug 1, 2022
      user #2147316mtbwandererriddentrailFarm Trails: Powerline and 4 more
      Aug 1, 2022 @ 9:57am
      Aug 1, 2022
      user #1079006JturboriddentrailMonk's Hood and 1 more
      Jul 31, 2022 @ 12:04pm
      Jul 31, 2022
      user #1863014SandsvtwishlistregionMoose Range
      Jul 27, 2022 @ 12:03am
      Jul 27, 2022
      user #1193289Jeremykcreechaddreport16 Mile DH Trail
      Jul 24, 2022 @ 6:57pm
      Jul 24, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1552436gbacon13trailLarkspurTrail is named Larkspur, not Devil’s Club
      Jul 9, 2020 @ 1:16pm
      Jul 9, 2020
      user #2242960TrecsreportConnector TrailDry
      Jul 4, 2020 @ 9:07pm
      Jul 4, 2020
      user #2248973CtaysomtrailMoose Poop LoopFor those who are newer to riding, I...
      Jun 23, 2020 @ 6:14pm
      Jun 23, 2020
      user #1882791Mrjake1979trailLong Lake LoopFun trail watch out for attack ptarmigans...
      Aug 4, 2019 @ 8:06pm
      Aug 4, 2019
      user #1833015AdamagostireportMonk's HoodThey weed whacked all off fireweed and...
      Jun 29, 2019 @ 8:43am
      Jun 29, 2019

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike7758 miles7,405 ft26 miles2,448 ft
      #1,096#59986259114,254
      E-Bike1513 miles2,848 ft7 miles2,448 ft
      #1,965#363177161
      Hike6252 miles5,351 ft22 miles1,293 ft
      #1,104#662241275
      Trail Running6252 miles5,351 ft22 miles1,293 ft
      #1,108#66324142
      Horse24 miles433 ft1 mile295 ft
      50
      Dirtbike/Moto13 miles433 ft1 mile295 ft
      501
      Observed Trials13 miles433 ft1 mile295 ft
      1
      ATV/ORV/OHV13 miles433 ft1 mile295 ft
      505
      Snowshoe15,108 ft482 ft16 ft
      Backcountry Ski15,108 ft482 ft16 ft
      6
      Nordic Ski15,108 ft482 ft16 ft
      39
      • By akMTF & contributors
      • Admins: LeeBolling, WillTaygan, AK-Biking
      • #9191 - 4,614 views

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