2.3 miles
Distance
137 ft
Climb
-126 ft
Descent
00:27:12
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  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Horse
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
    • Nordic Ski
  • Riding Area
    Douglas State Forest
    Douglas, Massachusetts
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Other
  • Global Ranking
    #122777 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #37870 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 55 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
    • 5 in Skiing
  • Land Owner
    Mass DCR

On Dec. 27 1755 in obedience to an Act imposing a tax upon distilled spirits, the Town Clerk reports the rum consumed by the families in town was twenty nine gallons and three quarts, though a query raises about the reliability of this “return”.
Mixture of single and double track with rolling terrain. Best trail feature out there is the circle around the chasm.

Access Info

Connects to the western end of Bill Annese or the western end of Trip Hammer.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for 29 Gallons & 3 Quarts multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    14 ft
  • Altitude min
    769 ft
  • Altitude max
    854 ft
  • Altitude start
    788 ft
  • Altitude end
    804 ft
  • Grade
    0.1%
  • Grade max
    -11.1%
  • Grade min
    14.8%
  • Distance climb
    4,281 ft
  • Distance down
    4,347 ft
  • Distance flat
    3,337 ft
  • Avg time
    00:27:12
  • Avg reverse time
    00:34:45
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on Jan 3, 2024
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      29 Gallons & 3... Trail Reports

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      Jan 3, 2024 @ 8:00am
      Jan 3, 2024
      clear of blowdowns
      Jul 29, 2023 @ 7:02pm
      Jul 29, 2023
      trail getting very overgrown in spots.
      Jan 23, 2023 @ 9:09am
      Jan 23, 2023
      approximately half dozen trees down require chainsaw, spread over entire trail.
      Mar 14, 2021 @ 6:00am
      Mar 14, 2021
      reporter
      Jul 26, 2020 @ 3:37am
      Jul 26, 2020
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      6 Months
      • 4 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
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      • 216 rides
      • Last: Feb 11, 2024

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