4 miles
Distance
593 ft
Climb
-920 ft
Descent
01:14:35
Avg time

12 Details

  • Riding Area
    The Summit Bechtel Reserve
    Glen Jean, West Virginia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #8951 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2013
  • Land Manager
    Summit Bechtel Reserve

A fun flowy rolling downhill

Access Info

At the moment The Summit is only open to special programs, events and the New River Bicycle Union. See http://www.summitbsa.org/ for more information on Scouting and Youth programs. See http://www.newriverbicycleunion.org for more info on the NRBU club access.

Bike Park

More Stats for 12 bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -326 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,075 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,401 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,401 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,075 ft
  • Grade
    -1.75%
  • Grade max
    -33.422%
  • Grade min
    26.012%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,633 ft
  • Avg time
    01:14:35
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Status:
on May 29, 2018
Variable
Avg: 5 (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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
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  • < 50%
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  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
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Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      12 Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      May 29, 2018 @ 2:46pm
      May 29, 2018
      reporter Washed out section after trail 15 merges in
      May 10, 2018 @ 11:44am
      May 10, 2018
      reporter Needs drain...
      Apr 30, 2018 @ 5:42am
      Apr 30, 2018
      reporter 50 foot section of wet trail. There is a drain at the bottom of a small dip that the uphill slope could have a ditch cut in it, to help water...
      Apr 30, 2018 @ 5:42am
      Apr 30, 2018
      reporter Possible small landslide. Looks like facilities has tried to smooth out the trail but we need to finish by packing it in.
      Apr 30, 2018 @ 5:42am
      Apr 30, 2018
      reporter Bridge is out, facilities let me know the other day that they were working on this. Also tree down in the background.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      Jul 30, 2018 @ 12:08pm
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      12, Littleton
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      May 29, 2018 @ 2:47pm
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      12, Littleton
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      May 29, 2018 @ 2:47pm
      May 29, 2018
      12, Littleton
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      May 29, 2018 @ 2:46pm
      May 29, 2018
      12, Littleton

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