6.4 miles
Distance
818 ft
Climb
-828 ft
Descent
1,318 ft
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This hits up most of the popular mapped trails on the Southside of the BATS network.

Detailed Description
BATS Southside is a 6 mile moderately popular expert route located near Bennington Vermont. This mountain bike primary route can be used one direction and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 12 trails. This route climbs 818 ft with a max elevation of 1,318 ft then descends -828 ft.
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
SoonerBikeNut (Sep 5, 2021 at 3:32)
Trail Everett path
Hiked this part of this trail and was in great condition.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for BATS Southside mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    819 ft
  • Altitude start
    939 ft
  • Altitude end
    932 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -31.1%
  • Grade min
    26.2%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Hops and Vines
May 19, 2022 @ 8:09am
May 19, 2022
Be on the look out for board walk construction towards the bottom of the trail in the coming weeks. Trail will remain open.
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.
Old Farm Road
May 5, 2022 @ 6:14pm
May 5, 2022
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Flat Tire
May 5, 2022 @ 6:14pm
May 5, 2022
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