3 miles
Distance
868 ft
Climb
-452 ft
Descent
00:27:26
Avg time

17 Details

  • Riding area
    The Summit Bechtel Reserve
    Glen Jean, West Virginia
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #4878
  • Year Opened
    2013
  • Land Manager
    Summit Bechtel Reserve

A rolling climb from Low Gear to High Gear. Of the two uphill trails this one is longer, but a gentler gradient.

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.

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More Stats for 17 mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    415 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,020 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,441 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,020 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,435 ft
  • Grade
    2.778%
  • Grade max
    -24.164%
  • Grade min
    47.52%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    5,175 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,745 ft
  • Avg time
    00:27:26
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Status:
on Jul 24, 2017
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Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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17 Trail Reports

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Jul 24, 2017 @ 7:34am
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Jun 29, 2017 @ 12:48pm
Jun 29, 2017
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Cleaned trail bed
Jun 8, 2017 @ 12:10pm
Jun 8, 2017
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Sweeped off trail weedwacked by road
Apr 20, 2017 @ 7:33am
Apr 20, 2017
Apr 5, 2017 @ 11:22am
Apr 5, 2017
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