1,770 ft
Distance
12 ft
Climb
-52 ft
Descent
00:03:19
Avg time

8-pin Alley Details

  • Riding Area
    Swope Park
    Kansas City, Missouri
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Sheds water ok but soil type requires time to dry before riding. Check with Earthriders
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #3125 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Short rock garden with some spikey rocks. Not necessarily too challenging, but certainly requires some momentum management. Trials tricks make short work of this.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for 8-pin Alley bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -40 ft
  • Altitude min
    917 ft
  • Altitude max
    956 ft
  • Altitude start
    956 ft
  • Altitude end
    917 ft
  • Grade
    -2.243%
  • Grade max
    -9.652%
  • Grade min
    8.645%
  • Distance climb
    442 ft
  • Distance down
    1,112 ft
  • Distance flat
    216 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:19
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:29
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Status:
on May 15, 2017
Dry
Avg: 5 (2 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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      8-pin Alley Trail Reports

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      May 15, 2017 @ 8:21am
      May 15, 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 29 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 257 rides
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      Routes with this trail

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      Swope Outer Ring Clockwise
      7 miles

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