8 miles
Distance
2,039 ft
Climb
-2,040 ft
Descent
2,027 ft
High Point

Full mountain loop that covers most of the park. Great views with a nice balance of climbs and drops.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for covfefe mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,164 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,165 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,164 ft
  • Grade
    -0.002%
  • Grade max
    -43.03%
  • Grade min
    43.345%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,677 ft
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
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  • State land
  • Indigenous
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      traildateconditiondescription
      Lower Apex Trail Access
      Jan 6, 2019 @ 8:47pm
      Jan 6, 2019
      Shale Trail
      Jan 6, 2019 @ 8:46pm
      Jan 6, 2019
      Post road crossing the trail is wet but rideable without leaving any ruts. Small patches of snow but very grippy and very slow rolling.
      Simpson
      Dec 31, 2018 @ 4:34pm
      Dec 31, 2018
      Apex Trail
      Dec 31, 2018 @ 4:34pm
      Dec 31, 2018
      Slick packed ice in places
      Lookout Access
      Dec 31, 2018 @ 4:34pm
      Dec 31, 2018
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