4.7 miles
Distance
960 ft
Climb
-961 ft
Descent
00:46:55
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Buffalo Trace Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    French Lick Resort
    French Lick, Indiana
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #37247 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking

This beginner level loop can be ridden either direction, leaving riders to enjoy a steady, easy climb followed by a fast and flowing decent no matter which direction they choose. This trail has a 2.5 mile shortcut loop.

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Trailhead located west of Monon Drive on West County Road 25 South.

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More Stats for Buffalo Trace mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    490 ft
  • Altitude max
    871 ft
  • Altitude start
    490 ft
  • Altitude end
    490 ft
  • Grade
    -0.003%
  • Grade max
    -33.015%
  • Grade min
    34.525%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,527 ft
  • Avg time
    00:46:55
  • Avg reverse time
    00:53:33
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on Sep 16, 2023
Ideal
Avg: 4.6 (5 votes)
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      Buffalo Trace Trail Reports

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      Sep 16, 2023 @ 6:51am
      Sep 16, 2023
      Trail 2 on the decent after the two rock features and wooden bridge there is a vine crossing the trail about two foot off the ground in the very...
      Apr 24, 2023 @ 2:35pm
      Apr 24, 2023
      watch out for trail-side thorns
      Mar 28, 2023 @ 12:41pm
      Mar 28, 2023
      Mar 6, 2023 @ 1:06pm
      Mar 6, 2023
      Tree down across trail. Uprooted Root ball partial blocking trail as well. Very muddy due to recent rain
      Oct 3, 2022 @ 12:52pm
      Oct 3, 2022
      Trail two starting left has a tree down, I do believe it’s past the twisty mounds on the climb. Chainsaw needed
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 69 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 256 rides
      • Last: Sep 25, 2023

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      Jul 14, 2022 @ 7:56am
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      Mar 22, 2021 @ 8:41am
      Mar 22, 2021
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      Dec 25, 2019 @ 7:20am
      Dec 25, 2019
      62 |
      Dec 25, 2019 @ 7:20am
      Dec 25, 2019

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