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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Trail Difficulties
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  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Region Details
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      Caution on May 2, 2018
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      MWBA
      (mwba.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,470
      State Ranking
      #58
      Trails
      2
      Total Distance
      6 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent
      3,012 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,176 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,684 ft
      Reports
      21
      Photos
      6
      Ridden Counter
      68

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      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #206639poozanktrailViperTrail was bulldozed, not really a trail anymore
      Feb 14, 2018 @ 10:49am
      Feb 14, 2018
      user #1386465clukasektrailViperRode today, still extremely sandy, many parts...
      Dec 23, 2017 @ 4:24pm
      Dec 23, 2017
      user #1333265jdw777trailViperThey groomed it. 3inch deep sand. Up and down....
      Aug 15, 2017 @ 11:10am
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      Aug 12, 2017 @ 11:55am
      Aug 12, 2017
      user #1386465clukasekreportLos PinetosMoved my comment about the ride back ti Park
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      Recent Activity

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