48 miles
Distance
5,297 ft
Climb
-5,290 ft
Descent
2,204 ft
High Point

50 mile (48mi) Loop from Galbraith lot to Whipple dam then back and over to Alan Seeger, up past the vista on Kettle Rd, dropping down into Greenwood before working back via Bear Meadows Rd

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC, Fat, CX
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Grvl - Galbraith 50 mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    822 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,328 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,334 ft
  • Grade
    0.003%
  • Grade max
    -32.474%
  • Grade min
    22.953%
  • Distance climb
    20 miles
  • Distance down
    25 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
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  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Mar 3, 2019
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      Sep 26, 2017
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      Aug 20, 2017 @ 3:36pm
      Aug 20, 2017
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      Aug 8, 2016 @ 6:13am
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      Aug 7, 2015 @ 6:29am
      Aug 7, 2015
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