1,368 ft
Distance
14 ft
Climb
-18 ft
Descent
00:02:50
Avg time

8. Dragon's Back Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Jack Brooks Park
    Hitchcock, Texas
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #83475 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #88583 in Trail Running
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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8. Dragon's Back is a 1,368 ft moderately popular black diamond singletrack trail located near Hitchcock Texas. This mountain bike primary trail can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 14 ft blue climb. On average it takes 2 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for 8. Dragon's Back mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -4 ft
  • Altitude min
    10 ft
  • Altitude max
    16 ft
  • Altitude start
    13 ft
  • Altitude end
    10 ft
  • Grade
    -0.288%
  • Grade max
    -9.952%
  • Grade min
    9.267%
  • Distance climb
    612 ft
  • Distance down
    569 ft
  • Distance flat
    188 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:50
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:27
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on Jul 1, 2022
Wet
Avg: 3 (1 votes)
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  • Icy
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      8. Dragon's Back Trail Reports

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      Jul 1, 2022 @ 8:01am
      3 days
      More rain this morning, trails will not be ready for the weekend. Go ride Sugarland!
      Jun 30, 2022 @ 8:43am
      Jun 30, 2022
      More rains over night & still raining, give them a few days.
      Jun 29, 2022 @ 2:27pm
      Jun 29, 2022
      Over night rains have everything muddy, should be great tomorrow.
      Jun 3, 2022 @ 1:01pm
      Jun 3, 2022
      Trails are just about perfect. Yesterday's rain settled the dust & made them just the right amount of tacky, go ride!
      May 27, 2022 @ 10:25am
      May 27, 2022
      Trails should be good to go, may be a soft spot or two.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 62 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
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      • 305 rides
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