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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      This trail system is made up of more than 9 miles of tight, twisty, all-dirt singletrack in 8 separate trails, with more to come! Modest elevation gain, thick forest, and smooth hardpack make for rides which will satisfy every rider from beginner to advanced. The trails were designed in such a way that they would be a place not only for beginners to try out mountain biking, but also to allow more advanced riders an opportunity to test their bike handling skills by riding the narrow trails at a more rapid pace.
      source: SIUE Trails
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: SIUE
      Parking- SIUE Trails google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Take hwy 255 North past Interstate 270, to New Poag Road. Turn Right or East at the end of the exit ramp. Stay on New Poag Road until the first intersection with a 4 way stop sign. This will be University Drive. Turn Right onto University Drive. The road will immediately bend to the left, at the end of the bend on your right is a gravel road, turn onto the gravel road.
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,316
      State Ranking
      #14
      Trails
      12
      Total Distance
      11 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent
      1,442 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      591 ft
      Total Vertical
      133 ft
      Reports
      47
      Photos
      44
      Ridden Counter
      226

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      Recent Activity

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