4 miles
Distance
477 ft
Climb
-694 ft
Descent
00:55:47
Avg time
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Abigail Trail Details

  • Riding area
    Michaux State Forest
    Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
  • AKA
    Abby
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Year Round
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Rock Garden
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    DCNR

In the beginning, there are a few punchy, technical climbs before getting to some rocky ridge top riding. There is a small clearing about a mile in. Go left at the clearing On top, there are several challenging rock gardens and baby-head rocks scattered all over. Right before the downhill, the rocks get pretty big and take expert bike handling skills-- classic Michaux riding. The DH to the reservoir is technical and fast. Plenty of rocks to huck and smash. Right before the end, there is a final rock garden that will give the pros hard time. It is off camber, and you've gotta whack down a bunch of gears pretty quickly.

Access Info

From EUB haul road, go right onto the Abigail trail (it's marked). From Ant Hill Trail, continue right/straight right onto the trail. To get back to EUB haul road, go left.

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More Stats for Abigail Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -217 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,356 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,819 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,590 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,372 ft
  • Grade
    -1.054%
  • Grade max
    -22.93%
  • Grade min
    28.74%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,647 ft
  • Avg time
    00:55:47
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Status:
on Nov 24, 2017
Dry
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Packed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Dec 26, 2017 @ 1:17pm
Dec 26, 2017
Abigail Trail, Mechanicsburg

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