7 miles
Distance
1,559 ft
Climb
-1,560 ft
Descent
646 ft
High Point

This route hits all the fun descending trails close to the Morte lake parking. Very similar to So-Buff Deadfish route but with the addition of the super sweet new Morning Beer bluff descent.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for Seven Buff Breakfast Fish - Northside highlite reel mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    162 ft
  • Altitude start
    163 ft
  • Altitude end
    162 ft
  • Grade
    -0.004%
  • Grade max
    -36.983%
  • Grade min
    31.038%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,876 ft
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Morte Lake Trail
Sep 16, 2018 @ 9:36pm
Sep 16, 2018
Large tree down across trail, blocking trail. Can drag bike under or lift over to continue
Tripod Connector
Sep 3, 2018 @ 2:37pm
Sep 3, 2018
There is a large tree fallen across the trail just before the end of the trail at Morte Lake. If you are travelling north, take the branch of the trail down to the sand beach on Morte lake to detour around the fallen tree. If you are travelling south, start on the branch of the trail up from the sand beach on Morte Lake.
Mud Lake (South Bluffs)
Sep 3, 2018 @ 2:33pm
Sep 3, 2018
There is a large tree fallen across the trail between Morte Lake and Broken Bones.
Seven Sins
Jul 22, 2018 @ 11:34am
Jul 22, 2018
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Cutty's Crossing
Jul 22, 2018 @ 11:34am
Jul 22, 2018
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