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      Region Details
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      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      234
      Trails Mountain Bike
      77
      Trails Horse
      147
      Trails Hike
      233
      Trails Trail Running
      233
      Trails Snowshoe
      47
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      47
      Trails Nordic Ski
      4
      Total Distance
      296 miles
      Total Descent
      13,266 ft
      Total Vertical
      498 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,156 ft
      Reports
      703
      Photos
      257
      Ridden Counter
      12,894

      Popular Potawatomi Trails Region Mountain Biking Trails

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      Big Kame Loop
      DTE Energy Foundation Trail
      Green Lake Loop
      DTE Energy Foundation Trail
      Winn Loop
      DTE Energy Foundation Trail
      Sugar Loop
      DTE Energy Foundation Trail
      Potawatomi Trail
      Pinckney Recreation Area
      Murray Lake Connector
      Brighton Recreation Area
      Torn Shirt Trail
      Brighton Recreation Area
      Murray Lake Trail
      Brighton Recreation Area
      Lost Loop
      Brighton Recreation Area
      Appleton Access
      Brighton Recreation Area
      Appleton Loop
      Brighton Recreation Area
      Ralph's Ride
      Brighton Recreation Area
      Appleton Return
      Brighton Recreation Area
      Found Loop
      Brighton Recreation Area
      Silver Lakes Trail
      Pinckney Recreation Area

      Potawatomi Trails Region Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      18 Mile Poto route
      18 miles
      Triple Trail Challenge 22'
      Pinckney Recreation Area
      46 miles
      Triple Trail Challenge 2021 (Saturday / CCW)
      Pinckney Recreation Area
      49 miles
      Downcountry Enduro - Winn Loop 3 & 4
      DTE Energy Foundation Trail
      8 miles
      Downcountry Enduro - Sugar Loop - 5 & 6
      DTE Energy Foundation Trail
      3 miles
      Downcountry Enduro - Big Kame - Stages 1 & 2
      DTE Energy Foundation Trail
      4 miles
      Orange Loop
      Adrian
      7 miles
      Brighton Hard Loop Snack Pack
      Brighton Recreation Area
      17 miles
      MISCA 2021 - Advanced
      Heritage Park
      6 miles
      Short Poto
      11 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 13 rides
      Yesterday
      • 6 rides
      Past Week
      • 47 rides

      Photos of Potawatomi Trails Region Mountain Bike

      18 |
      Aug 12, 2022 @ 7:12pm
      Aug 12, 2022
      33 |
      Dec 7, 2021 @ 12:40pm
      Dec 7, 2021
      129 |
      Aug 18, 2021 @ 8:31am
      Aug 18, 2021
      trail: Big Kame Loop
      379 |
      Apr 14, 2021 @ 10:24am
      Apr 14, 2021
      trail: Sugar Loop
      434 |
      Apr 3, 2021 @ 6:25pm
      Apr 3, 2021
      trail: Sugar Loop
      492 |
      Apr 3, 2021 @ 6:25pm
      Apr 3, 2021
      340 |
      Nov 9, 2020 @ 8:07pm
      Nov 9, 2020
      | 1 comments
      218 |
      Jun 8, 2017 @ 4:57pm
      Jun 8, 2017

      Videos of Potawatomi Trails Region Mountain Bike

      OTB on rock bench
      127 | Jul 10, 2021
      Sugarloop Drop
      trail: Sugar Loop
      0:06 | 409 | Jul 27, 2020
      Murray Lake Trail, Brighton MI
      1:35 | 343 | Sep 5, 2016
      Potawatomi - Such a special place!
      1:47:08 | 23 | Dec 28, 2022 , Pinckney
      youtuber Dirt Church! Mountain Biking at DTE/Waterloo (MI)
      trail: Sugar Loop
      4:03 | 84 | Sep 9, 2022 , Chelsea
      Michigan MTB - DTE Energy Foundation Trails -...
      trail: Winn Loop
      8:36 | 97 | Jul 30, 2022 , Chelsea
      Mountain Biking Olson Park (Ann Arbor, Michigan)
      13:22 | 104 | May 18, 2022 , Ann Arbor
      Mountain Biking Olson Park (Ann Arbor, Michigan)

      13:22 | 52 | May 17, 2022

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1953780accarpenwishlistregionBrighton Recreation Area
      Jan 26, 2023 @ 12:43pm
      2 days
      user #3028323nordicnoelwishlistregionDTE Energy Foundation Trail
      Jan 18, 2023 @ 9:36am
      Jan 18, 2023
      user #3028323nordicnoelwishlistregionPinckney Recreation Area
      Jan 16, 2023 @ 9:44am
      Jan 16, 2023
      user #3028323nordicnoelwishlistregionDTE Energy Foundation Trail
      Jan 16, 2023 @ 9:43am
      Jan 16, 2023
      user #3240984aajimwishlistrouteWaterloo-Pinckney Bike Trail
      Jan 9, 2023 @ 8:04pm
      Jan 9, 2023

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2184067engltrailPotawatomi TrailTotal climb is around 1500’ for a full loop....
      Dec 13, 2022 @ 1:35pm
      Dec 13, 2022
      user #863677jbirchytrailTorn Shirt TrailI would definitely not classify as a Black....
      Sep 19, 2022 @ 11:38am
      Sep 19, 2022
      user #1205417Painter43213trailGreen Lake LoopAwesome beginners trail. If you are looking...
      Aug 9, 2022 @ 2:27pm
      Aug 9, 2022
      user #1205417Painter43213trailSugar LoopShould be labeled black with blue options ....
      Aug 9, 2022 @ 2:25pm
      Aug 9, 2022
      user #1205417Painter43213trailBig Kame LoopEdit - clockwise not counter
      Aug 9, 2022 @ 2:23pm
      Aug 9, 2022

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      Local Trail Association

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike77102 miles6,886 ft38 miles443 ft
      2286962021,302
      Horse147188 miles6,102 ft24 miles289 ft
      127115
      Hike233294 miles13,179 ft62 miles499 ft
      37001411
      Trail Running233294 miles13,179 ft62 miles499 ft
      267001206
      Snowshoe4772 miles1,499 ft5 miles167 ft
      10
      Backcountry Ski4772 miles1,499 ft5 miles167 ft
      7
      Nordic Ski427 miles1,437 ft11 miles220 ft
      7
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