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      PVCA Mountain Bike Trails
      Snohomish County bought the land as a Conservation area (about 800 acres) for wildlife and wetlands protection around 2003 and closed access to the whole area. After several years and a lot of work primarily by local Mountain Bikers a portion of the area was re-opened with re-routed more environmentally friendly trails. The area consists of approx. 12 miles of trails although only about 9 miles of trails for biking. There are a few walking only trails ([please respect these) and 1 bike only trail but most trails are open to bikes, hiking and horses. The Mainline trail is fairly smooth but does have some light rooty sections and two slight hills, great for kids and beginners. It does not make a loop requiring either backtracking or taking other trails (which are much rootier and twistier) back to the main parking lot. Most of the other trails are fairly rooty with lots of twists and turns and only a few climb/descents. The trails are primarily somewhere between advanced beginner and intermediate in difficulty with the main challenge being roots, lots of exposed roots. Recent trails work in the past few years has eliminated much of the mud that had been a real issue during the winter here in the Pacific North Wet.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: PVCA
      106th street Parking google parking directions
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      19
      Total Distance
      10.0 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      3.7 miles
      Total Descent
      1,317 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      540 ft
      Total Vertical
      218 ft
      Reports
      140
      Photos
      23
      Ridden Counter
      721

      Photos of Paradise Valley Conservation Area Mountain Bike

      trail: Cedar Run
      114 |
      Jul 30, 2016 @ 7:37am
      Jul 30, 2016
      Cedar Run, Woodinville
      report
      111 |
      Mar 18, 2016 @ 5:46pm
      Mar 18, 2016
      Mainline Trail, Seattle
      report
      trail: Ephemeral
      138 |
      Mar 18, 2016 @ 5:41pm
      Mar 18, 2016
      Ephemeral, Woodinville
      report
      trail: Cedar Run
      181 |
      Mar 18, 2016 @ 5:37pm
      Mar 18, 2016
      Cedar Run, Woodinville
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      Videos of Paradise Valley Conservation Area Mountain Bike

      Trek failure
      trail: Rogue Fern
      3:41 | 168 | Jan 14, 2016
      Red Alder
      trail: Red Alder
      14:52 | 71 | Jan 11, 2016
      Two trees
      trail: Two Trees
      17:13 | 38 | Jan 11, 2016
      Paradise Wa.
      trail: Cascara
      14:09 | 76 | Jan 11, 2016
      more videos »

      Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Paradise Valley Large Loop
      5.8 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #1022976SmilelytrailBig Leaf (No Bikes)While many bikers do ride this trail, it is...
      Jun 4, 2015 @ 10:28pm
      Jun 4, 2015
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      Recent Activity

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      user #1175808ConnwfwishlisttrailCedar Run
      Feb 20, 2017 @ 8:26pm
      9 hours
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      Feb 20, 2017 @ 2:50pm
      14 hours
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      Feb 19, 2017 @ 4:10pm
      2 days
      user #984506skedasticityaddridelogFeb 19, 2017 ride log
      Feb 19, 2017 @ 2:41pm
      2 days
      user #1039525FogeyStogeyaddridelogFeb 17, 2017 ride log
      Feb 17, 2017 @ 6:40pm
      Feb 17, 2017
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