7 miles
Distance
2,620 ft
Climb
-2,620 ft
Descent
954 ft
High Point

Fun route to do at lunch time or after work.

This takes you up and down Transient which is the main track through the reserve.

All trails (except Serendipity) and two way and multi use so take care of other users.

So much fun!

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1 Review & Comments

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flag passive649 Makara (Sep 5, 2015 at 20:37)
 Something went wrong with the GPS track on this one
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Trails in Route

Transient6 miles
Sawmill1,289 ft
Fenceline1,476 ft
Roller Coaster2,648 ft
Highbury Fling3 miles
Transient4 miles
Serendipity1 miles

Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    30
More Stats for Polhill Loop - Quick and fun mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    180 ft
  • Altitude start
    188 ft
  • Altitude end
    188 ft
  • Grade max
    -50.011%
  • Grade min
    53.403%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,450 ft
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
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  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • 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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      Trail transparency
      Serendipity Polhil Gully
      Serendipity Polhil Gully
      3:19 | 61 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Nov 15, 2018
      Polhill Reserve   Serendipity   wet track
      Polhill Reserve Serendipity wet track
      6:16 | 110 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Jul 30, 2018
      Serendipity Polhill Reserve 6/3/18
      Serendipity Polhill Reserve 6/3/18
      3:18 | 116 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Jul 15, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      traildateconditiondescription
      Serendipity
      Jan 21, 2019 @ 6:28pm
      1 days
      Sawmill
      Dec 30, 2018 @ 1:32pm
      Dec 30, 2018
      Highbury Fling
      Dec 30, 2018 @ 1:32pm
      Dec 30, 2018
      Roller Coaster
      Dec 29, 2018 @ 12:13pm
      Dec 29, 2018
      Overgrown vegetation
      Transient
      Dec 29, 2018 @ 12:13pm
      Dec 29, 2018
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