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      Located on the west side of Perry Lake, in Perry State Park, half way between Topeka and Lawrence Kansas. The Perry Lake Bike Trail was designed and built specifically for serious mountain biking (advanced skills). Most area riders refer to the trail as "physical" not "technical" The trail consists of many hills, tight turns, off camber sections, fast trails and technical rocky sections. Trail rating is moderate with areas of difficulty. The trail is well marked and maps are available at the trail head. Currently there are 19 miles of single track trail and 2 mile of old abandoned camp ground roads.

      * Skyline (blue): 3 miles, Easy-Moderate
      * Wild West (white): 1 mile, Easy-Moderate
      * Great White (white): 2 miles, Difficult
      * Mad Mile (white): 1 mile, Difficult
      * Blackfoot (blue): 2.5 miles, Difficult
      * Logan's Run (white): 2 miles, Moderate
      * Copper Head (white): 2.2 miles, Difficult
      * Carlyle (white): 2 miles, Moderate
      * Twin Peaks (blue) 2.5 miles, Moderate
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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: State Forest
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      Region Status
      Open as of Aug 6, 2023
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      18
      Trails Mountain Bike
      12
      Trails Horse
      6
      Trails Hike
      18
      Trails Trail Running
      18
      Total Distance
      40 miles
      Total Descent
      3,727 ft
      Total Vertical
      149 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,047 ft
      Reports
      17
      Photos
      47
      Ridden Counter
      520

      Popular Perry Lake State Park Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

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      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      Past Week
      • 2 rides

      Photos of Perry Lake State Park Mountain Bike

      trail: Great White
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      Oct 21, 2022 @ 9:33am
      Oct 21, 2022
      trail: Great White
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      Oct 21, 2022 @ 9:33am
      Oct 21, 2022
      trail: Logan's Run
      74 |
      Jul 8, 2020 @ 2:43pm
      Jul 8, 2020
      trail: Logan's Run
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      Jul 8, 2020 @ 2:42pm
      Jul 8, 2020
      trail: Logan's Run
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      Jul 8, 2020 @ 2:42pm
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      trail: Logan's Run
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      Jul 8, 2020 @ 2:42pm
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      trail: Logan's Run
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      Jul 8, 2020 @ 2:42pm
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      trail: Logan's Run
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      Jul 8, 2020 @ 2:42pm
      Jul 8, 2020

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      MarkAndrewsVJXvotetrailactivity #49830839
      Mar 8, 2024 @ 10:49pm
      Mar 8, 2024
      ultrarunnergirlwishlistregionactivity #49645259
      Feb 29, 2024 @ 9:14am
      Feb 29, 2024
      methoenevotetrailactivity #42487095
      Aug 2, 2023 @ 10:17am
      Aug 2, 2023
      Brianjmckeevervotetrailactivity #42339166
      Jul 29, 2023 @ 2:24pm
      Jul 29, 2023
      slowrollraddreportactivity #40428466
      May 29, 2023 @ 4:27pm
      May 29, 2023

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Dornwood Park 312.8 km
      Lake Shawnee13.4 km
      Big Shunga Park 115.9 km
      MacLennan Park 3 2 116.1 km
      Clinton Lake State Park 2 216.5 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1220 miles2,388 ft8 miles138 ft
      #3,023#1,5434717234
      Horse619 miles1,339 ft8 miles144 ft
      Hike1840 miles3,727 ft16 miles148 ft
      #2,389#1,396174
      Trail Running1840 miles3,727 ft16 miles148 ft
      #2,395#1,394173
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