3,801 ft
Distance
177 ft
Climb
-40 ft
Descent
00:25:16
Avg time

7 up - Blue Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Bennetts Pond / Hemlock Hills
    Ridgefield, Connecticut
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Sometimes hard to follow
  • Season
    Jan - Dec
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Face, Rock Garden, Roller Coaster
  • Global Ranking
    #75646 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 65 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2013

This is an alternative Wooster Mountain climbing / descending trail - please see "7 down" for more details.

Access Info

Main Bennetts Pond area is typically accessed from the parking lot:

https://www.google.com/maps/place/41%C2%B019'43.9%22N+73%C2%B028'51.1%22W/@41.328856,-73.4814093,176m/data=!3m2!1e3!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0x0!8m2!3d41.328855!4d-73.480851

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More Stats for 7 up - Blue bike trail
  • Altitude change
    136 ft
  • Altitude min
    590 ft
  • Altitude max
    750 ft
  • Altitude start
    606 ft
  • Altitude end
    743 ft
  • Grade
    3.591%
  • Grade max
    -15.241%
  • Grade min
    24.864%
  • Distance climb
    2,585 ft
  • Distance down
    868 ft
  • Distance flat
    347 ft
  • Avg time
    00:25:16
  • Avg reverse time
    00:20:03
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Status:
on Jun 21, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 2 (1 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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  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not 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
  • 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 7-up-blue trailhead (41.337930, -73.471940)
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      7 up - Blue Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 21, 2020 @ 8:27am
      Jun 21, 2020
      Mar 15, 2020 @ 9:59am
      Mar 15, 2020
      Perfect Conditions for this time of year.
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 9:15am
      Nov 12, 2019
      Trail seemed clear but leafy. Needs updated markings, it was very hard to follow at times.
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 6:15am
      Oct 19, 2019
      Sep 29, 2019 @ 12:35pm
      Sep 29, 2019
      Multiple trees blocking trail at the midpoint past where 7-down joins up - combined with heavy leaf litter and overgrown understory makes for a...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 46 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 15 rides
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