18 miles
Distance
2,293 ft
Climb
-2,294 ft
Descent
1,103 ft
High Point

This is the route from Shepherds Lake in Ringwood State Park, to the new Munsee Eagle Trail in Sterling Forest.

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Trails in Route

Redback4 miles
Hutchinson2 miles
Palisades 172 miles
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Shepherds to Munsee Eagle mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    421 ft
  • Altitude start
    640 ft
  • Altitude end
    640 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -32.135%
  • Grade min
    30.269%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
Avg: 4 (1 votes)
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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 Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • 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
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • 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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      Palisades 17
      Sep 17, 2019 @ 7:32am
      Sep 17, 2019
      Conditions are excellent!
      Redback
      Aug 25, 2019 @ 7:24am
      Aug 25, 2019
      Hutchinson
      Aug 25, 2019 @ 7:24am
      Aug 25, 2019
      Floworks 17
      Aug 25, 2019 @ 7:24am
      Aug 25, 2019
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