3,253 ft
Distance
23 ft
Climb
-277 ft
Descent
00:02:18
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Afterburner Trail

  • Banhoek Conservancy

    since 2
    Sponsor
  • Old Bethlehem Trail team
    since 2
    Maintainer
  • Stoltz Trails
    since 2
    Builder

Afterburner Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Ref Number
    BC44
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    all year
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in E-Biking
    • 60 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2018
  • Land Manager
    Banhoek Conservancy

Flowing berm-filled descent from the Elevator on the foothills of Dragoon peak.

Access Info

Permits available on the Banhoek Conservancy website or QR code at Old Bethlehem gate or Boschendal Trail centre.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Afterburner mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -253 ft
  • Altitude min
    981 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,234 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,234 ft
  • Altitude end
    981 ft
  • Grade
    -7.787%
  • Grade max
    -24.695%
  • Grade min
    13.443%
  • Distance climb
    309 ft
  • Distance down
    2,817 ft
  • Distance flat
    127 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:18
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Status:
on Jan 3, 2020
Dry
Avg: 4.5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 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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  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Afterburner Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jan 3, 2020 @ 8:09pm
      Jan 3, 2020
      Jul 28, 2019 @ 10:25am
      Jul 28, 2019
      Heavy rains resulted in lportions of the trails being washed away.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 28 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 0 rides
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