5.7 miles
Distance
752 ft
Climb
-761 ft
Descent
1,385 ft
High Point

This loop hits up some of the BATS trails on the Southside of the network including some unmapped trails. Follow the route for the best climbs/descents, as some trails are better descents.

Detailed Description
BATS Southside 2 is a 6 mile popular expert route located near Bennington Vermont. This mountain bike only route and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 7 trails. This route climbs 752 ft with a max elevation of 1,385 ft then descends -761 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Out & Back
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for BATS Southside 2 mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,023 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,085 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,073 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -25.4%
  • Grade min
    31%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,436 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Jacobs Ladder
May 19, 2022 @ 8:05am
May 19, 2022
Blowdowns are clear. Be on the look out for trail maintenance in the following weeks. Trail will remain open.
Mountain Dew
May 19, 2022 @ 8:05am
May 19, 2022
Blowdowns are clear. Be on the look out for trail maintenance in the following weeks. Trail will remain open.
Flat Tire
May 5, 2022 @ 6:14pm
May 5, 2022
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Running Bear
May 5, 2022 @ 6:14pm
May 5, 2022
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Singletrack Connector
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  • By jnewell BATS & contributors
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