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
Floworks 174,724 ft

Details

  • Riding area
  • 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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  • 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
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      Sterling Forest Reback revisit
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      May 22, 2018
      Red Back Trail - Sterling Forrest, NY -...
      Red Back Trail - Sterling Forrest, NY - Mountain Biking
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      Dec 17, 2016

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      statustraildateconditiondescription
      Palisades 17
      Mar 18, 2019 @ 2:51pm
      Mar 18, 2019
      Northern part of the trail from care takers parking lot is very icy. Ice cleared once trail got out on eastern exposure of the mountain, then variable mud in discrete locations
      Redback
      Mar 18, 2019 @ 10:51am
      Mar 18, 2019
      get out there early when it's below freezing, and you're good to go!
      Floworks 17
      Mar 18, 2019 @ 10:51am
      Mar 18, 2019
      get out there early when it's below freezing, and you're good to go!
      Hutchinson
      Feb 9, 2019 @ 7:24am
      Feb 9, 2019
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