11.1 miles
Distance
823 ft
Climb
-825 ft
Descent
583 ft
High Point

Good mix of the fun stuff on the North side of the park.

Detailed Description
Bear Brook 11 mile loop - From Hayes Field is a 11 mile popular intermediate route located near Allenstown New Hampshire. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 10 trails. This route climbs 823 ft with a max elevation of 583 ft then descends -825 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    7
More Stats for Bear Brook 11 mile loop - From Hayes Field mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    2 hr 10 min
  • Altitude min
    307 ft
  • Altitude start
    514 ft
  • Altitude end
    512 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -36.5%
  • Grade min
    28.5%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles

Directions

  1. Bike northwest on Lane.
  2. Continue for 400 meters.
  3. Keep left to take Carr Ridge.
  4. Continue for 700 meters.
  5. Turn left onto Sentinel Pine.
  6. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  7. Keep right to take Cascade Connector.
  8. Continue for 400 meters.
  9. Turn right onto Sentinel Pine.
  10. Continue for 20 meters.
  11. Turn left onto Alp D' Huez.
  12. Continue for 800 meters.
  13. Turn left onto Sentinel Pine.
  14. Continue for 50 meters.
  15. Turn left onto One Mile.
  16. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  17. Keep right to take Bear Brook Lower.
  18. Continue for less than 10 meters.
  19. Turn right to stay on Bear Brook Lower.
  20. Continue for 1 kilometer.
  21. Make a sharp left onto One Mile.
  22. Continue for 40 meters.
  23. Turn right onto Catamount Hill.
  24. Continue for 100 meters.
  25. Turn left onto Bear Brook Extension.
  26. Continue for 400 meters.
  27. Turn right to stay on Bear Brook Extension.
  28. Continue for 700 meters.
  29. Bike east on One Mile.
  30. Continue for 500 meters.
  31. Keep left to take Bear Brook.
  32. Continue for 1 kilometer.
  33. Turn right onto Little Bear Connector.
  34. Continue for 300 meters.
  35. Turn right onto Little Bear.
  36. Continue for 800 meters.
  37. Turn right to stay on Little Bear.
  38. Continue for 200 meters.
  39. Make a right U-turn onto Little Bear - Salt Lick Connector.
  40. Continue for 200 meters.
  41. Turn right onto Big Bear.
  42. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  43. Bear right onto Bear Brook.
  44. Continue for 60 meters.
  45. Bear right to stay on Bear Brook.
  46. Continue for 100 meters.
  47. Turn left onto Podunk Road.
  48. Continue for 20 meters.
  49. Make a sharp right onto Squirrel.
  50. Continue for 40 meters.
  51. Bike southeast on Pitch Pine.
  52. Continue for 400 meters.
  53. Turn left onto Hemlock.
  54. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  55. Turn left to stay on Hemlock.
  56. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  57. Turn right onto Hemlock - Pitch Pine Connector.
  58. Continue for 400 meters.
  59. Turn left onto Pitch Pine.
  60. Continue for 1.5 kilometers.
  61. Turn right onto Bobcat trail.
  62. Continue for 2.5 kilometers.
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Hemlock
May 21, 2024 @ 7:33am
2 days
Big Bear
May 18, 2024 @ 6:54am
May 18, 2024
Amazing flow trail. Nice long switchbacks. Super fun trail.
Little Bear Connector
May 12, 2024 @ 7:35am
May 12, 2024
Large tree still blocking trail. Branches have been removed to ease the climb over it, but you still have to lift your bike over. Does not seem like it will be removed any time soon.
Alp D' Huez
May 12, 2024 @ 7:30am
May 12, 2024
Dry and fast with some pinecone/stick debris.
Bear Brook
May 12, 2024 @ 7:28am
May 12, 2024
Correction: Northwestern end still has long water/mud section that is unavoidable. Trees have been removed though.
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  • By albatrosnh SNH-BearBrook SNH-Musq SNH NEMBA & contributors
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