4.9 miles
Distance
555 ft
Climb
-646 ft
Descent
1,137 ft
High Point

This trail is mostly downhill. A short, punchy climb back out. Berms, Bridges, little root/rock tech.

Detailed Description
5 mile downhill flow with short climb out is a 5 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Lyndonville Vermont. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 4 trails. This route climbs 555 ft with a max elevation of 1,137 ft then descends -646 ft.
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5 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
gasman5 (Oct 21, 2020 at 7:07)
Trail Jaw
Fun trail but woodwork is not high consequence at all. Agree it is rated harder than it is.
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DavidZajko (Aug 16, 2020 at 13:55)
Trail Jaw
The skinny bridges are quite fun. Really nice challenge!
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francistc (Jun 20, 2019 at 8:14)
Trail Jaw
really not a double black
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  • + 1
Tauntaunrider EMBA (Oct 14, 2018 at 18:27)
Trail Jaw
Double black designation is because of skinny bridges. ”technical terrain”.
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thesquid (Sep 1, 2017 at 3:02)
Trail Bear Back
Truly fun both ways. A nice addition.
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Trails in Route

Heaven's Bench3,304 ft
Jaw2,356 ft
Border 11,125 ft
Bear Back3,917 ft

Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Ridelogs
    3
More Stats for 5 mile downhill flow with short climb out mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -92 ft
  • Altitude min
    746 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,092 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,001 ft
  • Grade
    -0.4%
  • Grade max
    -50.4%
  • Grade min
    28.4%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,865 ft
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