6 miles
Distance
1,014 ft
Climb
-2,659 ft
Descent
00:46:42
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of 8th Street MX #4 Trail

Details

  • Riding Area
    Boise Foothills
    Boise, Idaho
  • AKA
    Devils Slide
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking
    #45123 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    40 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Nice fast and flowy trail, wide open with some berms

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More Stats for 8th Street MX Trail #4 bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,645 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,498 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,646 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,450 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,805 ft
  • Grade
    -5.422%
  • Grade max
    -37.652%
  • Grade min
    32.772%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    790 ft
  • Avg time
    00:46:42
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Status:
on Aug 31, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 2.25 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 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
  • Other Other
      Directions to 8th-street-mx-trail-4 trailhead (43.677880, -116.104040)
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      8th Street MX... Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 17 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 46 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      7 |
      Nov 12, 2018 @ 7:46am
      Nov 12, 2018
      8th Street MX Trail #4
      46 |
      Nov 24, 2017 @ 3:10pm
      Nov 24, 2017
      8th Street MX Trail #4
      371 |
      Nov 3, 2007 @ 10:56pm
      Nov 3, 2007
      8th Street MX Trail #4
      279 |
      Oct 19, 2004 @ 6:49pm
      Oct 19, 2004
      8th Street MX Trail #4

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      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag DrPete Plus (Jul 2, 2016 at 15:14)
       Fun trail for a long, slack AM bike like my Nomad. Yeah, it's loose, but there are good berms to keep you from flying off anywhere too crazy. Don't armor up until the intersection with 4A a little ways in. Learned that when it was 97 degrees out and I threw the pads on at 8th street. Good fun. Just let it rip and get your drift on.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag Joey723 (Aug 19, 2017 at 16:30)
       Sweet trail. Rough on a hard tail
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag POWsLAYER (Apr 1, 2018 at 17:27)
       This Connector between sidewinder and the gulch was the best part of my ride, conditions had the dirt packed tight and you can straight up send the rollers as deep as you wanted and plenty of berm to ride carry lots of speed. mildly tased in the middle of the trip but on a newer geo trail bike this this was a blast.
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