16.0 miles
Distance
2,342 ft
Climb
-2,336 ft
Descent
674 ft
High Point

State Parks and Town Parks Allow MTB. Rockland County Parks "technically" do not. There is no one to tell you not to ride the LP, however.

This is a fun loop that begins in Piermont at the old train station as a means of looping back from Central Nyack.
Climb up from the graveyard into Clausland.
Ride down into Tackamack.
Connect to Blauvelt, and ride the loop there, circling back up on the LP.
Ride up to the scenic vistas and. drop down the unmarked "red" trail.
Ride the upper Blauvelt section to connect to Bradley Park an ride back up to the LP
Scenic Vistas down the other Red Trail
Ride Blauvelt back to the tunnels and use the unmarked connector to find your way to Tweed
Left on South Blvd at the 4-way stop
Down Old Mountain Rd and connect to the rail trail to bring you back to Piermont

Detailed Description
Blauvelt Master Loop is a 16 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Nyack New York. This mountain bike primary route can be used one direction and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 15 trails. This route climbs 2,342 ft with a max elevation of 674 ft then descends -2,336 ft.
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6 Reviews & Comments

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Redandblackbike (May 18, 2021 at 20:54)
Trail Long Path
Io
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Gehxplore (Mar 14, 2021 at 17:48)
Trail Red Trail
Muudy! Avoid making ruts
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robsinger (Dec 21, 2020 at 12:41)
Does anyone beside me think this trail is more accurate with a blue difficulty rating, based on the trail difficulty of other trails in this park?
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robsinger (Dec 21, 2020 at 12:40)
Trail Deer Slick
Does anyone beside me think this trail is more accurate with a blue difficulty rating, based on the trail difficulty of other trails in this park?
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robsinger (Aug 24, 2020 at 14:48)
Stumbled upon this trail in reverse direction and cleaned the rocks but didn't know there was more, the bridge. I turned around and started over cleaning it all. Awesome.
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Peugot (May 27, 2020 at 14:25)
Trail Red Trail
Good shape. Dry.
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • AKA
    Blauvelt Blaster
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat, Gravel
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    4
More Stats for Blauvelt Master Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    122 ft
  • Altitude start
    122 ft
  • Altitude end
    125 ft
  • Grade max
    -55.2%
  • Grade min
    71.1%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
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