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      The largest network in the area, this trail system offers riding for all levels of ability, right in Ely's backyard.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Ice Plant parking area google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Trails can be accessed from the Ward Mountain Recreation Area, 10 miles west of Ely on Hwy 6. The Ice Plant trails can be accessed from 80th West on Hwy 6, where the speed limit reaches 55 mph. Follow this road to the power line road and park at the 3rd turn on the right. You can also ride to this area direct from the White Pine Courthouse or Great Basin Community College. NF Road 440 allows access to the top for shuttling purposes. Please, be respectful of established roads and parking areas, as well as the privacy of homes in the area.
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      16
      Total Distance
      24 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      10 miles
      Total Descent
      5,567 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,347 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,680 ft
      Photos
      6
      Ridden Counter
      145

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      user #599843larryssman7trailUnnamed ATV TrailSurprisingly fun and fast doubletrack with...
      Sep 8, 2017 @ 11:07am
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