4,710 ft
Distance
142 ft
Climb
-67 ft
Descent
00:07:38
Avg time
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Benchmark Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Bear’s Best
    Las Vegas, Nevada
  • AKA
    Perma Grin
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Roller Coaster
  • Global Ranking
    #2910 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #10804 in Trail Running
    • #22809 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking

This slowly climbs from the road, with a short but steep section. The trail slowly levels off until the 5-Way, where the preferred quick and fun loop is to do Permagrin. This can be ridden both ways, and is fun to drop off at the end, but it is mostly ridden up to the 5-Way

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More Stats for Benchmark mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    75 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,054 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,142 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,058 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,134 ft
  • Grade
    1.602%
  • Grade max
    -16.412%
  • Grade min
    18.997%
  • Distance climb
    2,621 ft
  • Distance down
    1,758 ft
  • Distance flat
    331 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:38
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:47
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on Apr 29, 2024
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Avg: 4.35 (17 votes)
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 25 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 958 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 10,708 rides
      • Last: Jun 24, 2024

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