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      The Upper Macatawa Mountain Bike Trail (The Upper Mac) is a multi-use trail system that was begun in the fall of 2012 with a roughly 2 mile loop in the ravines of the Ottawa Parks and Recreation’s Upper Macatawa Natural Area. Under the direction of the Michigan Edge Mountain Biking Alliance, (MEMBA), another 1 1/2 mile of intermediate skill level trail was added in the fall of 2013. An additional 2 miles of single track was professionally machine built by Alex Stewart of Spectrum Trail Design in November of 2014.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
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      Caution on Jul 18, 2018
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      MEMBA
      (ridememba.com)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,863
      State Ranking
      #57
      Trails
      2
      Total Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      2 miles
      Total Descent
      1,389 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      746 ft
      Total Vertical
      142 ft
      Reports
      25
      Ridden Counter
      80

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