7 miles
Distance
1,709 ft
Climb
-1,690 ft
Descent
3,150 ft
High Point

Ride in to the Northern Traverse on Subversion followed by the Southern Traverse to Climb In or Ride Out and then across Inversion to pick up the bottom half of Bacon.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Out & Back
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC, DJ, Fat, Adaptive MTB, CX
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Save a Little Bacon for the End mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    2,581 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,581 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,600 ft
  • Grade
    0.048%
  • Grade max
    -50.609%
  • Grade min
    46.627%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,972 ft
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
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  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Trail transparency
      GoPro: Bacon Trail NDIT
      GoPro: Bacon Trail NDIT
      11:49 | 157 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Sep 7, 2017
      @boyblue1973
      BACON
      BACON
      303 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Jul 28, 2017
      Log ride
      Log ride
      0:05 | 105 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Jun 26, 2017
      Doesn't look like much but at least i did it

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      Bacon by NDIT
      Aug 18, 2018 @ 12:23pm
      Aug 18, 2018
      Provincial Climbing Trail From Staging
      Jul 29, 2018 @ 8:33pm
      Jul 29, 2018
      Little to no signage. Hard to stay on track without referencing Trailforks
      Southern Traverse
      May 6, 2018 @ 12:55pm
      May 6, 2018
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      Jul 9, 2017 @ 8:23pm
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