4 miles
85 ft
-92 ft
586 ft
High Point


  • Riding area
    Gurgens / Carpenter Park
    Springfield, Illinois
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical rating
  • Season
    Late spring through fall.
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager

This area consists of mowed lanes and doubletrack. There are some fast and smooth descents from the main cinder path down to the lowland areas. Lowland areas will get soft and sticky. Consider this a beginner development area and/or a place to get some fast and smooth off road mileage: please stay on the doubletrack and mowed prairie paths.

Access Info

When you park you will see singletrack trails. All singletrack is within State Nature Preserve (http://dnr.state.il.us/inpc/) and by their charter for Carpenter Park is off limits to cyclists. Additionally, off road cycling on the singletrack risks damage to the valued relationship between local off road cycling advocates and the Springfield Park District.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Carpenter Park Doubletrack mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -7 ft
  • Altitude min
    517 ft
  • Altitude start
    585 ft
  • Altitude end
    578 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
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Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to carpenter-park-doubletrack trailhead (39.871358, -89.618295)
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