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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
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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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      Caution on Oct 6, 2018
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,699
      State Ranking
      #121
      Trails
      3
      Trails Mountain Bike
      3
      Trails Hike
      3
      Trails Trail Running
      3
      Total Distance
      8 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent
      3,652 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,176 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,684 ft
      Reports
      24
      Photos
      20
      Ridden Counter
      82

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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
      Aug 15, 2017
      user #1386465clukasekreportLos PinetosGuess i cant add more than 5 words
      Aug 12, 2017 @ 11:55am
      Aug 12, 2017
      user #1386465clukasekreportLos PinetosMoved my comment about the ride back ti Park
      Aug 12, 2017 @ 11:53am
      Aug 12, 2017
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      Recent Activity

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      user #1481669ricebillriddentrailViper
      Nov 15, 2018 @ 2:23am
      2 days
      user #876453edonmataaddridelogNov 6, 2018 ride log
      Nov 6, 2018 @ 11:46am
      Nov 6, 2018
      user #1481669ricebilladdridelogOct 9, 2018 ride log
      Oct 9, 2018 @ 6:11pm
      Oct 9, 2018
      user #1559412LLevineaddreportViper
      Oct 7, 2018 @ 12:26pm
      Oct 7, 2018
      user #1559412LLevineaddridelogOct 6, 2018 ride log
      Oct 6, 2018 @ 2:10pm
      Oct 6, 2018
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