3.3 miles
Distance
2,324 ft
Climb
-236 ft
Descent
1 mile
High Point
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    Land Manager

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Abercrombie Mountain
    Metaline Falls, Washington
  • AKA
    Flume Creek Trail 502
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Summer and Early Fall
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #206050 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #57375 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Abercrombie Mnt. East access gives you access to an area that delivers you into the wilderness of the Colville National Forest. The trail has traction with good dirt not overly technical but with elevation gains that demand the strongest climber. Single track, rock gardens, intense climbs, back country feel and amazing views. Depending on Winter snow fail amounts snow drift are present into July at the saddle below the last traverse to the last ridge accent.

Access Info

National Forest Road NF-350 off Boundary Rd outside Metaline, WA. Need a high clearance vehicle to make way to Flume Creek Trail #502 trail head. The road is for Forest access and for communication sites so is generally clear of tree fail and passable.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Abercrombie Summit East Approach mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    2,089 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,217 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,217 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,306 ft
  • Grade
    11.954%
  • Grade max
    -38.629%
  • Grade min
    51.13%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    2,303 ft
  • Distance flat
    919 ft
  • Avg reverse time
    01:02:04
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      Jul 2, 2019 @ 7:50pm
      Jul 2, 2019
      Recent rains have made the soil very nice. This is a tough up!
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