17 miles
Distance
373 ft
Climb
-374 ft
Descent
00:59:33
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Batsto Orange Trail
  • JORBA
    Maintainer

Batsto Orange Trail Details

  • Riding area
    Wharton State Forest
    Winslow Township, New Jersey
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking

19 mile loop that has a lot of twisty sections. Be sure to bring tools should you get a flat, bug repellent in the spring/summer for ticks and chiggers (late Aug).

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More Stats for Batsto Orange Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    23 ft
  • Altitude max
    75 ft
  • Altitude start
    31 ft
  • Altitude end
    31 ft
  • Grade
    -0.001%
  • Grade max
    -6.751%
  • Grade min
    8.832%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    6 miles
  • Avg time
    00:59:33
  • Avg reverse time
    00:35:15
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Status:
on Feb 10, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3.65 (3 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Batsto Orange Trail Trail Reports

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Feb 10, 2018 @ 6:54am
Feb 10, 2018
Dry when we rode but then it rained as we were leaving.
Dec 25, 2017 @ 10:48am
Dec 25, 2017
Oct 14, 2017 @ 11:09am
Oct 14, 2017
reporter Some parts are very bushy, expect your arms and legs to be whipped. The areas where the wild fire from the summer burned the forest is really fast.
Jul 25, 2017 @ 7:21am
Jul 25, 2017
Recent forest fire has burned 3500 acres. The long bridge was cut in half after part of it burned. Trails are closed indefinitely.
Jul 6, 2017 @ 5:29am
Jul 6, 2017
VERY bushy.
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Dec 25, 2017 @ 10:49am
Dec 25, 2017
Batsto Orange Trail, New York City
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Dec 25, 2017 @ 10:48am
Dec 25, 2017
Batsto Orange Trail, New York City
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Dec 25, 2017 @ 10:48am
Dec 25, 2017
Batsto Orange Trail, New York City
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Jun 13, 2016 @ 7:34pm
Jun 13, 2016
Batsto Orange Trail, Batsto

Routes with this trail

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Blue Route
8 miles
Orange Loop
17 miles

1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag ReformedRoadie (Jan 1, 2016 at 4:53)
 Rode Batsto for the first time yesterday. Despite a lot of rain this past week, conditions were perfect.
Some sections were the tightest singletrack I have ever ridden. If you are riding really wide bars, it will be an issue.

Due to lack of elevation, soft ground (sandy soil and pine needles) and nothing to pump, you are constantly pedaling.

It is a great spot for:
taking beginner riders
riding when everything else is too muddy
winter base miles

Overall, I had a lot of fun. It is hard to imagine it getting too wet to ride here. I grew up riding motorcycles in South Jersey; it reminded me of that, so I may be a little bias.
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Batsto Orange Trail
3:46 | 166 | Jun 20, 2016 , Winslow Township
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