10.4 miles
Distance
520 ft
Climb
-518 ft
Descent
240 ft
High Point

Trails are closed for the month of March due to spring thaw and mud - Please do not ride!

Intermediate loop of the Ponkapoag trails at Blue Hills. Starting from the Houghton's Pond lot, this loop shows some fun non-technical singletrack and doubletrack.

Please be cautious and curious to Horseback Riders in this area as they are frequently using these trails too.

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Tour De Ponky - Ponkapoag Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    160 ft
  • Altitude start
    174 ft
  • Altitude end
    177 ft
  • Grade max
    -18.7%
  • Grade min
    16.8%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Meadow Path
Jan 14, 2022 @ 11:45am
Jan 14, 2022
Large tree still down from October, theres a ride around
Ponkapoag Path
Nov 18, 2021 @ 12:39pm
Nov 18, 2021
Couple of trees partially blocking the trail but can ride around
Shorthcut
Nov 17, 2021 @ 6:42am
Nov 17, 2021
Easy and leafy.
No Name Path
Aug 31, 2021 @ 2:26pm
Aug 31, 2021
Duck Pool Trail
Jul 29, 2021 @ 6:50pm
Jul 29, 2021
Tree near marker 5362 cleared to pass but still blocking trail reporter
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