This trail is permanently closed/decommissioned
1 miles
Distance
283 ft
Climb
-88 ft
Descent
1,075 ft
High Point

Blue Dipper Details

  • Riding area
    Ascutney Trails
    Brownsville, Vermont
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary

Dan Purjes, former owner of Ascutney Mtn. Resort, gave notice that his company, MFW will no longer allow us to maintain and enjoy our trails on 110 acres of their land at the base of Ascutney. (Red area on the map.) As of January 16, 2017, please take notice that these 5.4 miles will no longer be a part of the public Ascutney Trails network after that date. We were given no reason for this decision, but were offered to keep them open if we pay MFW’s real estate taxes of about $14K – which would more than triple the annual operating budget (if his demands were to stop there). STAB is investigating alternate routes and options for replacing the core of our novice terrain. Expect a busy spring.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Blue Dipper mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    195 ft
  • Altitude min
    810 ft
  • Altitude start
    881 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,075 ft
  • Grade
    3.647%
  • Grade max
    -13.181%
  • Grade min
    16.358%
  • Distance climb
    3,713 ft
  • Distance down
    1,399 ft
  • Distance flat
    230 ft
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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