5.3 miles
Distance
597 ft
Climb
-629 ft
Descent
903 ft
High Point

These are my favorite trails in a loop from lot C. This is a shorter ride good for those late afternoons before it gets dark.

Detailed Description
Best of Ringwood (both directions) is a 5 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Ringwood New Jersey. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 27 trails. This route climbs 597 ft with a max elevation of 903 ft then descends -629 ft.
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29 Reviews & Comments

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SirWilhelm (Nov 7, 2022 at 17:15)
What a blast with a bunch of fun side hits and bonus features!
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SirWilhelm (Nov 7, 2022 at 17:14)
Trail Skylands
If you like rocks and tech, this trail is a party with multiple bonus drops and moves.
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SirWilhelm (Nov 7, 2022 at 17:14)
Trail Skylands
If you like rocks and tech, this trail is a party with multiple bonus drops and moves.
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SirWilhelm (Nov 7, 2022 at 17:14)
Trail Skylands
If you like rocks and tech, this trail is a party with multiple bonus drops and moves.
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SirWilhelm (Nov 7, 2022 at 17:14)
Trail Skylands
If you like rocks and tech, this trail is a party with multiple bonus drops and moves.
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SirWilhelm (Nov 7, 2022 at 17:14)
Trail Skylands
If you like rocks and tech, this trail is a party with multiple bonus drops and moves.
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mappermook TRAILFORKS (Sep 26, 2022 at 6:50)
Trail Skylands
A quintessential tech trail. Outstanding ride, if you love challenging rock moves.
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mappermook TRAILFORKS (Sep 26, 2022 at 6:50)
Trail Skylands
A quintessential tech trail. Outstanding ride, if you love challenging rock moves.
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mappermook TRAILFORKS (Sep 26, 2022 at 6:50)
Trail Skylands
A quintessential tech trail. Outstanding ride, if you love challenging rock moves.
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mappermook TRAILFORKS (Sep 26, 2022 at 6:50)
Trail Skylands
A quintessential tech trail. Outstanding ride, if you love challenging rock moves.
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mappermook TRAILFORKS (Sep 26, 2022 at 6:50)
Trail Skylands
A quintessential tech trail. Outstanding ride, if you love challenging rock moves.
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mattbac (Nov 25, 2021 at 18:15)
Trail Skylands
Pretty challenging. I'd have to be a much stronger (and well rested) rider to enjoy this. Definitely cool terrain though.
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mattbac (Nov 25, 2021 at 18:15)
Trail Skylands
Pretty challenging. I'd have to be a much stronger (and well rested) rider to enjoy this. Definitely cool terrain though.
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mattbac (Nov 25, 2021 at 18:15)
Trail Skylands
Pretty challenging. I'd have to be a much stronger (and well rested) rider to enjoy this. Definitely cool terrain though.
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mattbac (Nov 25, 2021 at 18:15)
Trail Skylands
Pretty challenging. I'd have to be a much stronger (and well rested) rider to enjoy this. Definitely cool terrain though.
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mattbac (Nov 25, 2021 at 18:15)
Trail Skylands
Pretty challenging. I'd have to be a much stronger (and well rested) rider to enjoy this. Definitely cool terrain though.
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Ajc218 (Sep 29, 2021 at 17:35)
Fun flowy trail into crossover 19
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Ajc218 (Sep 29, 2021 at 17:35)
Fun flowy trail into crossover 19
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Rjordan1412 (Jan 9, 2021 at 9:41)
Trail Skylands
Legit black tech. Alt line towards end with drops on the right ridge and a rock roller in the left
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Rjordan1412 (Jan 9, 2021 at 9:41)
Trail Skylands
Legit black tech. Alt line towards end with drops on the right ridge and a rock roller in the left
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Rjordan1412 (Jan 9, 2021 at 9:41)
Trail Skylands
Legit black tech. Alt line towards end with drops on the right ridge and a rock roller in the left
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Rjordan1412 (Jan 9, 2021 at 9:41)
Trail Skylands
Legit black tech. Alt line towards end with drops on the right ridge and a rock roller in the left
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Rjordan1412 (Jan 9, 2021 at 9:41)
Trail Skylands
Legit black tech. Alt line towards end with drops on the right ridge and a rock roller in the left
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Rjordan1412 (Jan 9, 2021 at 9:40)
Wtf. Question marks i didnt put
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Rjordan1412 (Jan 9, 2021 at 9:39)
@robsinger. No. I have ridden everywhere in nj and other states. Just gonna leavecomments for new riders on good stuff to ride ????????
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Rjordan1412 (Jan 9, 2021 at 7:30)
Technical section with fun dh sections and alt line 5 ft drop
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robsinger (Jan 9, 2021 at 8:54)
Indeed, I was out there yesterday.
Was that your first time riding the trail?
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prodl (Jun 26, 2019 at 17:08)
Nice trail!
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prodl (Jun 26, 2019 at 17:08)
Nice trail!
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Details

More Stats for Best of Ringwood (both directions) mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -30 ft
  • Altitude min
    547 ft
  • Altitude start
    597 ft
  • Altitude end
    568 ft
  • Grade
    -0.1%
  • Grade max
    -18%
  • Grade min
    45.3%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    5,125 ft
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