3,848 ft
Distance
-526 ft
Descent
00:03:54
Avg time

Cat's Paw Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Highland Mountain Bike Park
    Northfield, New Hampshire
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Drop, Jump, Roller Coaster, Wallride
  • Global Ranking
    #355 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager

One of the funnest trails on the mountain, many features with tons of different lines and transfers for all level of riders.

Bike Park

More Stats for Cat's Paw mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -526 ft
  • Altitude min
    928 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,455 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,455 ft
  • Altitude end
    928 ft
  • Grade
    -13.7%
  • Grade max
    -45.5%
  • Grade min
    -2.3%
  • Distance down
    3,848 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:54
  • Avg reverse time
    00:25:26
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Status:
on May 12, 2022
Dry
Avg: 4.55 (41 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (Ridden Direction)
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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
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      Cat's Paw Trail Reports

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      May 12, 2022 @ 6:59am
      May 12, 2022
      Apr 30, 2022 @ 6:00am
      Apr 30, 2022
      Apr 29, 2022 @ 7:37am
      Apr 29, 2022
      Already filled with brake bumps
      Feb 5, 2022 @ 9:31am
      Feb 5, 2022
      Few ruts as expected, overall great job by trail crew
      Nov 7, 2021 @ 7:27am
      Nov 7, 2021
      Always a Highland go to. Some fairly good size braking bumps as is typical for late season.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 111 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 329 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 6,268 rides
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      Photos

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      Apr 24, 2021 @ 11:01am
      Apr 24, 2021
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      Apr 24, 2021 @ 11:01am
      Apr 24, 2021
      567 |
      May 18, 2017 @ 9:10am
      May 18, 2017
      311 |
      Jun 2, 2015 @ 3:53am
      Jun 2, 2015

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      malboi-mtb (Apr 4, 2020 at 23:52)
       Defs on the list for this sun-stricken Aussie!
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