5 miles
Distance
2,104 ft
Climb
-2,309 ft
Descent
01:25:49
Avg time

6 - Long Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    The Summit Bechtel Reserve
    Glen Jean, West Virginia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #9552 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager
    Summit Bechtel Reserve

A longer rolling loop along the tops of the ridges.

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 6 - Long Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -205 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,133 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,454 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,447 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,242 ft
  • Grade
    -0.769%
  • Grade max
    -66.626%
  • Grade min
    49.672%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,523 ft
  • Avg time
    01:25:49
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Status:
on Jun 4, 2018
Dry
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%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 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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  • popular
  • less popular
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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
  • 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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      6 - Long Trail Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 4, 2018 @ 1:49pm
      Jun 4, 2018
      reporter Needs general clearing and tree removal
      Apr 27, 2018 @ 5:12am
      Apr 27, 2018
      reporter Tree across six and eight, needs chainsaw
      Apr 27, 2018 @ 5:10am
      Apr 27, 2018
      reporter Small wash out in Trail, just below same issue on trail 4. Could become larger issue on a more popular trail.
      Apr 27, 2018 @ 5:10am
      Apr 27, 2018
      reporter Large tree across trail just before trail fours exit.
      Apr 27, 2018 @ 5:10am
      Apr 27, 2018
      reporter Hard to tell with all the leaves but dirt and debris has washed into trail. Can easily be smoothed out for now but will become a bigger issue...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      Photos

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      Jun 7, 2018 @ 1:06pm
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      Jun 7, 2018 @ 1:04pm
      Jun 7, 2018

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