2,900 ft
Distance
13 ft
Climb
-15 ft
Descent
00:04:11
Avg time

Alvin's Approach Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike Type
    Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #83793 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    10 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Well Tracked connector to link to West End. Named after Alvin M who was one of the original gang to mow a path for walkers

Access Info

SW OLRA west gate or from Wooflands or Frozen Yogurt

This trail is unsanctioned, use at your own risk!

Disclaimer

ALL TRAILS ARE USE AT YOUR OWN RISK.

More Stats for Alvin's Approach mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -2 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,635 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,648 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,645 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,644 ft
  • Grade
    -0.057%
  • Grade max
    -1.597%
  • Grade min
    2.146%
  • Distance climb
    1,572 ft
  • Distance down
    1,281 ft
  • Distance flat
    48 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:11
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:34
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Status:
on Apr 10, 2020
Prevalent Mud
Avg: 3 (1 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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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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      Alvin's Approach Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Apr 10, 2020 @ 8:47pm
      Apr 10, 2020
      reporter melt season has started - probably best to avoid the trails now or at very least ride early or late when frozen - expect plenty of icy and bare patchs
      Mar 12, 2020 @ 1:34pm
      Mar 12, 2020
      reporter Machine Groomed Mar 12 2020
      Mar 5, 2020 @ 10:13am
      Mar 5, 2020
      reporter Machine groomed Mar 4
      Mar 5, 2020 @ 10:10am
      Mar 5, 2020
      reporter Machine groomed Feb 4, 2020
      Feb 23, 2020 @ 12:33pm
      Feb 23, 2020
      reporter Machine groomed 8pm Sat Feb 22
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 3 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 5 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 15 rides
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      Photos

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      25 |
      Mar 14, 2018 @ 2:33pm
      Mar 14, 2018
      45 |
      Mar 14, 2018 @ 2:16pm
      Mar 14, 2018
      32 |
      Mar 14, 2018 @ 2:15pm
      Mar 14, 2018

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