6 miles
Distance
1,180 ft
Climb
-1,180 ft
Descent
4,058 ft
High Point

Quick introductory loop to the Blue Mountain Trails.

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Trails in Route

Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Intermediate Blue Mountain Quickie mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    3,215 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,216 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,216 ft
  • Grade max
    -26.18%
  • Grade min
    33.891%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,516 ft
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Closed

  • 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
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • photo Photo
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  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      Blue Mountain Main Corridor
      May 31, 2020 @ 6:51pm
      17 hours
      Tree down just below the upper gate
      Rocky Top
      May 10, 2020 @ 4:41am
      May 10, 2020
      Blue Mountain Road
      May 2, 2020 @ 7:41pm
      May 2, 2020
      Clear for a long way—eventually you hit some wicked snow patches that only a dump truck with tank tracks can make it through. Super snowy after the top get—get ready to post hole.
      Blue Mountain National Recreation Trail
      Apr 25, 2020 @ 3:37pm
      Apr 25, 2020
      Bluebird
      Apr 19, 2020 @ 3:11pm
      Apr 19, 2020
      Perfect tacky dirt on the south side of the loop and very dry and sandy on the north side of the loop.
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