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  • Snow Packed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
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  • Dry
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
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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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      The west side multi-use trail allows motorized, hiking, equestrian, and cycling. It's managed use is multi, but it's designed use is motorized. There are long stretches of soft tread from motorized use that can be challenging on a xc mountain bike. Fat bikes may be more appropriate.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Region Details
      • 5

      Closed on Jun 12, 2018

      Stats

      Global Ranking
      #5,698
      State Ranking
      #114
      Trails
      5
      Total Distance
      40 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      19 miles
      Total Descent
      8,952 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      475 ft
      Total Vertical
      225 ft
      Reports
      3
      Ridden Counter
      6

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