1 miles
Distance
226 ft
Climb
-211 ft
Descent
00:12:47
Avg time

276 Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Frick Park
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    A-Frame, Berm, Bridge, Drop, Ladder Bridge, Log Ride, Rock Garden, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #3251 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking

A somewhat technical and physically demanding trail that combines a mix of features, flow, and hills.

Access Info

Cross 9 Mile Run River just south of the Soccer Field, near the 2nd green bench. A wooden boardwalk marks the crossing. You'll cross 9 Mile Run River on the way out as well.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for 276 mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    16 ft
  • Altitude min
    761 ft
  • Altitude max
    861 ft
  • Altitude start
    764 ft
  • Altitude end
    780 ft
  • Grade
    0.228%
  • Grade max
    -22.31%
  • Grade min
    15.621%
  • Distance climb
    3,121 ft
  • Distance down
    2,874 ft
  • Distance flat
    844 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:29
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Status:
on Aug 4, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 4.85 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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

  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to 276 trailhead (40.427012, -79.902087)
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      276 Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 5:32pm
      Aug 4, 2020
      Jul 17, 2020 @ 6:48am
      Jul 17, 2020
      Rock bridge at the start is too mossy to use, but everything else is great
      Apr 12, 2020 @ 6:17am
      Apr 12, 2020
      reporter
      Fallen trees removed from trail, upper section in good condition.
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 9:45am
      Dec 15, 2019
      reporter Closed for muddy conditions. The winter precipitation and freeze / thaw cycles make for muddy trails. Closed unless frozen (at least 36 hours of...
      Jul 30, 2019 @ 6:24am
      Jul 30, 2019
      Trail is overall in good condition. Wooden features are appearing very worn down/unstable though so use caution if using the features.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 12 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 340 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 300 rides
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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      flag totalchaos80 (Jul 1, 2019 at 19:20)
       This trail is Fun! Some nice tech features built into it.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag zacklawton (Aug 7, 2020 at 12:19)
       Flowy with some short, punchy climbs throughout. Proceed with caution on any wooden features!
      [Reply]

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