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      This region is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

      a couple of intermediate trails built awhile ago, apparently by a Swedish person, hence the name.
      Great for a quick burn after work
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      AKA: westgate, vanway dump
      Access Info:
      riding area is beside the vanway transfer station. You can park beside the dump on broddy road or on the side of konrath road. Don't drive vehicles into the gravel pit.
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      Caution on Nov 5, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #848
      State Ranking
      #115
      Trails
      1
      Total Distance
      3,721 ft
      Total Descent Distance
      3,153 ft
      Total Descent
      229 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,556 ft
      Total Vertical
      223 ft
      Reports
      15
      Photos
      25
      Ridden Counter
      3

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