1,511 ft
Distance
39 ft
Climb
-40 ft
Descent
00:03:29
Avg time

Backgammon Details

  • Riding Area
    Dewey Mountain
    Saranac Lake, New York
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking

relatively shallow but somewhat technical short ride in a figure-8

Access Info

Parking off rt3 just west of Saranac Lake

Disclaimer

the purple trail is off- it needs editing.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Backgammon bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,776 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,803 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,777 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,776 ft
  • Grade
    -0.087%
  • Grade max
    -11.93%
  • Grade min
    12.816%
  • Distance climb
    633 ft
  • Distance down
    775 ft
  • Distance flat
    103 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:29
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Status:
on Oct 2, 2018
Wet
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Activity Type
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to backgammon trailhead (44.317600, -74.147640)
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Backgammon Trail Reports

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Oct 2, 2018 @ 12:06pm
Oct 2, 2018
reporter Due to extended rain, the trails are Dewey are closed. Please stay off until they dry out.
Jul 9, 2018 @ 11:43am
Jul 9, 2018
reporter
May 17, 2018 @ 8:04am
May 17, 2018
reporter Trails Closed for Mud Season. Please Do Not Ride
Apr 16, 2018 @ 1:36pm
Apr 16, 2018
reporter
Minor Water drainage issue, standing water on trail surface
Apr 7, 2018 @ 5:01am
Apr 7, 2018
reporter Please respect trail closures during the spring thaw / mud season. Be patient and help BETA keep the trails in good shape. Riding in the mud and...
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