6.0 miles
Distance
445 ft
Climb
-438 ft
Descent
257 ft
High Point

This route starts from the Bear Hill Parking Area at 100 Fallon Rd, Stoneham, MA (off exit 35 Route 93).

The Reservoir Trail Route (Orange Blazes) is a moderately challenging 5.2 mile loop around the North, Middle and South Reservoirs on the West side of the Fells. This route follows a great mix of fast and flowy forest roads as well as double and single track trails, and has a good mix of flowy downhills and punchy climbs.

Detailed Description
MF Reservoir Trail Route (Orange Blazes) is a 9621 popular intermediate route located near Winchester Massachusetts. This mountain bike primary route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 21 trails. This route climbs 135.6 with a max elevation of 78.2 then descends -133.6.
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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 2
6daysofslay (Oct 25, 2020 at 18:08)
 This is the only good official route around the fells pretty well marked except for a few intersections.
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  • + 1
sophgris (Nov 19, 2021 at 19:57)
 very fun mix of flowy downhill, challenging (but fun) features, and punchy climbs. Highly recommend.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    122
More Stats for MF Reservoir Trail Route (Orange Blazes) mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    115 ft
  • Altitude start
    161 ft
  • Altitude end
    167 ft
  • Grade max
    -23.2%
  • Grade min
    23.7%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,537 ft
Avg: 4.25 (4 votes)

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