3,165 ft
Distance
27 ft
Climb
-106 ft
Descent
00:04:11
Avg time

Blue Jay Way Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Pocahontas State Park
    Richmond, Virginia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, DJ
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Pump Track, Rock Garden, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #31832 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in E-Biking
  • Land Manager
    DCR

This one way More Difficult flow trail several berms and rollers. Jumps with table tops. Sharp berm turns. Unavoidable obstacles. Conditions change daily Pre-Ride this trail. Then Re-Ride it with first lap knowledge to learn the trail and features. Finally when you know the trail Free-Ride it have fun. Know your limits. Blue Jay Way ends at Moonshine crosses the fire road and picks up Corkscrew. Or you can jump on the Expert Trail Moonshine Run. This was trail #11.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Blue Jay Way mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -79 ft
  • Altitude min
    230 ft
  • Altitude max
    314 ft
  • Altitude start
    314 ft
  • Altitude end
    235 ft
  • Grade
    -2.498%
  • Grade max
    -14.777%
  • Grade min
    6.418%
  • Distance climb
    1,024 ft
  • Distance down
    1,899 ft
  • Distance flat
    242 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:11
  • Avg reverse time
    00:10:01
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Status:
on Jan 7, 2021
Dry
Avg: 4.6 (10 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
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ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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Radar Time
LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Blue Jay Way Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jan 7, 2021 @ 12:10pm
      Jan 7, 2021
      reporter C3
      Jan 3, 2021 @ 12:14pm
      Jan 3, 2021
      reporter New mudhole
      Dec 10, 2020 @ 11:33am
      Dec 10, 2020
      reporter New mudhole
      Dec 10, 2020 @ 11:33am
      Dec 10, 2020
      reporter New mudhole
      Nov 28, 2020 @ 4:53am
      Nov 28, 2020
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 8 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 778 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 3,733 rides
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      Photos

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      36 |
      May 23, 2017 @ 2:55pm
      May 23, 2017
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      May 23, 2017 @ 2:55pm
      May 23, 2017
      48 |
      May 23, 2017 @ 2:54pm
      May 23, 2017
      43 |
      May 23, 2017 @ 2:54pm
      May 23, 2017

      Routes with this trail

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      8 miles
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      47 miles

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