1.6 miles
Distance
104 ft
Climb
-104 ft
Descent
00:07:32
Avg time

Appleton Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Brighton Recreation Area
    Brighton, Michigan
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #32945 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #34850 in Trail Running
    • #31734 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking

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Appleton Loop is a 2 mile popular green singletrack trail located near Brighton Michigan. This mountain bike primary trail can be used one direction and has a easy overall physical rating with a 104 ft green climb. On average it takes 7 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Appleton Loop mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude min
    886 ft
  • Altitude max
    932 ft
  • Altitude start
    894 ft
  • Altitude end
    894 ft
  • Grade max
    -12.302%
  • Grade min
    12.244%
  • Distance climb
    3,139 ft
  • Distance down
    3,326 ft
  • Distance flat
    2,167 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:32
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:06
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Status:
on Nov 9, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.25 (4 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
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  • Very Dry
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      Appleton Loop Trail Reports

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      Nov 9, 2021 @ 8:25am
      Nov 9, 2021
      Jun 13, 2021 @ 9:02am
      Jun 13, 2021
      Trail is in good shape.
      Oct 3, 2020 @ 8:55am
      Oct 3, 2020
      Aug 15, 2020 @ 11:29am
      Aug 15, 2020
      Excellent... Couple sandy spots but very flow otherwise.
      Jul 20, 2020 @ 2:58pm
      Jul 20, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 9 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 230 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,585 rides
      • Last: Aug 9, 2022

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      Oct 13, 2019 @ 11:29am
      Oct 13, 2019

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      Plenty of GNAR at Brighton Rec Area (Appleton...
      13:21 | 91 | Jul 13, 2021 , Brighton
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