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      Region Details
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      • 3

      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      327
      Trails Mountain Bike
      296
      Trails E-Bike
      150
      Trails Horse
      4
      Trails Hike
      315
      Trails Trail Running
      315
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      5
      Trails Snowmobile
      9
      Trails Snowshoe
      93
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      40
      Trails Nordic Ski
      86
      Total Distance
      230 miles
      Total Descent
      16,148 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,393 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,414 ft
      Reports
      596
      Photos
      348
      Ridden Counter
      15,845

      Popular Penobscot County Mountain Biking Trails

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      Neverland Forest
      Essex Woods
      Straight Six
      Essex Woods
      Dogonit
      Essex Woods
      Ebb'n Flow
      Essex Woods
      Power Line Trail
      Essex Woods
      Flow Train
      Essex Woods
      Main Trail to Railbed
      Essex Woods
      West Trail
      Bangor City Forest
      Spine Trail (The Spine)
      Essex Woods
      Caribou Trail
      The Bog - Walden-Parke Preserve
      Work Bench
      Essex Woods
      2 The Tanks
      Essex Woods
      Spine Climb aka: (Eric's Other Half)
      Essex Woods
      Fall Line Bridge Trail
      Essex Woods
      East Trail
      Bangor City Forest

      Penobscot County Mountain Bike Routes

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      PR NEMBA Spring Opener Ride "Orono"
      University of Maine
      4 miles
      PR NEMBA Spring Opener Ride "The Bog & BCF"
      Bangor City Forest
      6 miles
      PR NEMBA Spring Opener Ride "Old Town"
      University of Maine
      5 miles
      PR NEMBA Spring Opener Ride "Newman Hill"
      Newman & Bangor Hill
      3 miles
      PR NEMBA Spring Opener Ride "Essex Woods"
      Essex Woods
      2 miles
      PR NEMBA Spring Opener Ride "Swan's Trails"
      Swans Trails at Perch Pond
      4 miles
      Marsh Island Tour
      Marsh Island Community Trails South
      11 miles
      Bangor Woods great Intermediate Loop
      Bangor City Forest
      6 miles
      Perch Pond
      Swans Trails at Perch Pond
      9 miles
      Veazie Mountain Biking
      Veazie
      12 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 3 rides
      Past Week
      • 62 rides

      Photos of Penobscot County Mountain Bike

      7 |
      Jan 29, 2024 @ 12:55pm
      Jan 29, 2024
      13 |
      Sep 22, 2023 @ 7:07am
      Sep 22, 2023
      14 |
      Sep 22, 2023 @ 7:07am
      Sep 22, 2023
      8 |
      Sep 15, 2023 @ 11:17am
      Sep 15, 2023
      15 |
      Sep 4, 2023 @ 8:23am
      Sep 4, 2023
      34 |
      Jun 28, 2023 @ 9:58am
      Jun 28, 2023
      73 |
      Sep 13, 2022 @ 5:55pm
      Sep 13, 2022
      trail: MillBilly
      146 |
      Apr 28, 2020 @ 3:50pm
      Apr 28, 2020

      Videos of Penobscot County Mountain Bike

      Confusing bits part 1
      | Jun 26, 2021
      Highway to heck 2
      | Jun 26, 2021
      Escape Quarantine
      1:00 | 1074 | Mar 21, 2020
      Escape Quarantine
      1:00 | 28 | Mar 21, 2020
      Terrace Trail @Bradbury Mt.
      trail: DH Trail
      3:15 | 384 | May 22, 2012
      Riding the Blue Ox Trail: Millinocket, Maine
      trail: Blue Ox
      8:17 | 10 | Mar 16, 2024 , Millinocket
      Mountain Biking Katahdin Area Trails: Golden Road
      11:43 | 11 | Mar 10, 2024 , Millinocket
      youtuber IMBA Trail Solutions Builds: Upper Ripogenus...
      1:31 | 331 | Nov 4, 2021 , Millinocket

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      I-95
      Orono Land Trust
      Feb 13, 2024 @ 1:24am
      Feb 13, 2024
      IcyNordic Ski Great for fat bike with studsDavidA1gxQs
      Eagle Scout Trail
      Orono Land Trust
      Jan 9, 2024 @ 1:05am
      Jan 9, 2024
      Freeze/thaw CycleSmall amount snow and ice. Trail pretty roughDavidA1gxQs
      Spur Trail 4
      Orono Land Trust
      Jan 9, 2024 @ 1:05am
      Jan 9, 2024
      Freeze/thaw CycleDavidA1gxQs
      Lower Timber Haul
      Hammond Ridge
      Oct 24, 2023 @ 9:35am
      Oct 24, 2023
      DryHike Billhk
      Lower Timber Haul
      Hammond Ridge
      Sep 29, 2023 @ 10:57am
      Sep 29, 2023
      Unknown Open and ready to ride!iceboxsteve KAT
      Middle Timber Haul
      Hammond Ridge
      Sep 29, 2023 @ 10:48am
      Sep 29, 2023
      Unknown Middle Timber Haul is now open! Enjoy!iceboxsteve KAT
      Toothache
      University Maine Orono
      Sep 20, 2023 @ 8:31am
      Sep 20, 2023
      DryHike the trail tree down on trailkbemis24
      Long Acre
      Millinocket Town Trails
      Sep 2, 2023 @ 4:00pm
      Sep 2, 2023
      VariableThe switch backs are really tight....btmspox
      Long Acre
      Millinocket Town Trails
      Sep 2, 2023 @ 4:00pm
      Sep 2, 2023
      Variableolder trail with a bit of recent work....btmspox
      Hillcrest - North
      Millinocket Town Trails
      Sep 2, 2023 @ 4:00pm
      Sep 2, 2023
      Variablebtmspox

      Activity Feed

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      dirigobluwishlistrouteactivity #51539413
      Apr 22, 2024 @ 8:38am
      3 days
      lpacker1wishlistregionactivity #51341742
      Apr 18, 2024 @ 7:06am
      Apr 18, 2024
      zachDvNRpwvotetrailactivity #51273969
      Apr 16, 2024 @ 9:27am
      Apr 16, 2024
      zachDvNRpwvotetrailactivity #51273835
      Apr 16, 2024 @ 9:24am
      Apr 16, 2024
      Cecb27addvideoactivity #50086363
      Mar 16, 2024 @ 2:11pm
      Mar 16, 2024

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      WalshdftrailMillBillyFun & challenging downhill run. Fast!!!
      Sep 5, 2023 @ 5:51am
      Sep 5, 2023
      WalshdftrailGolden RoadFun loop trail. Well designed with lot of...
      Sep 5, 2023 @ 5:50am
      Sep 5, 2023
      WalshdftrailSaddle LoopXC ski trail on old woods road. Dual track....
      Sep 5, 2023 @ 5:44am
      Sep 5, 2023
      deuclidetrailLower RipogenusSo much fun! Nice work!
      Aug 24, 2023 @ 7:47am
      Aug 24, 2023
      TaliaV2YXkMtrailRaymond NorthThis trail was so amazing. Local to town so...
      Jun 17, 2023 @ 4:18am
      Jun 17, 2023

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike296209 miles14,413 ft84 miles1,342 ft
      3325941617,591
      E-Bike15072 miles3,993 ft27 miles879 ft
      4812155
      Horse43 miles154 ft1 mile236 ft
      2273
      Hike315219 miles15,125 ft86 miles2,392 ft
      1459411,024
      Trail Running315219 miles15,125 ft86 miles2,392 ft
      259411,211
      ATV/ORV/OHV55 miles299 ft2 miles466 ft
      2272
      Snowmobile98 miles427 ft4 miles735 ft
      21
      Snowshoe93101 miles7,451 ft43 miles1,371 ft
      191163
      Backcountry Ski4043 miles1,985 ft17 miles794 ft
      4187
      Nordic Ski86101 miles6,079 ft40 miles1,296 ft
      17925
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