11.8 miles
Distance
1,051 ft
Climb
-1,042 ft
Descent
305 ft
High Point

Rides Greenway East-West, returns via road to start, includes additional climb up Coal Rd w/descent down McLean's singletrack, back to start. Can be ridden either way.

Fun, flowy, after-work jam. Some good speed in spots and a couple features on McLean. More MTB specific than you would think.

Detailed Description
Western Greenway is a 18956 popular intermediate route located near Belmont Massachusetts. This mountain bike only route can be used both directions. This route includes 10 trails. This route climbs 320.2 with a max elevation of 93 then descends -317.5.
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3 Reviews & Comments

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CaseyJones1 (May 5, 2020 at 17:36)
 Really fun route! nothing technical but, tons of flow and climbs.
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pilgrip (Oct 23, 2020 at 17:40)
 If you're tired of never-ending New England's rock gardens, constant climbs without much downhill ride this route! Plenty of singletrack, smooth and engaging and nice scenery. Sure there are a few uphills but downhill sections are pretty long and rewarding.
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Reckles (Nov 12, 2020 at 13:12)
 Little bit more technical than I was expecting but very fun and not much uphill
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  • Altitude min
    52 ft
  • Altitude start
    73 ft
  • Altitude end
    82 ft
  • Grade max
    -31.7%
  • Grade min
    33.8%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
Avg: 4 (3 votes)

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