3,849 ft
Distance
25 ft
Climb
-556 ft
Descent
00:04:14
Avg time

Cat's Paw Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Highland Mountain Bike Park
    Northfield, New Hampshire
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • 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
    #478 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 bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -531 ft
  • Altitude min
    908 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,439 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,439 ft
  • Altitude end
    908 ft
  • Grade
    -13.799%
  • Grade max
    -45.815%
  • Grade min
    15.287%
  • Distance climb
    518 ft
  • Distance down
    3,164 ft
  • Distance flat
    168 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:14
  • Avg reverse time
    00:40:19
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Status:
on Sep 27, 2019
Variable
Avg: 4.65 (30 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 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
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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
  • 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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Cat's Paw Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 27, 2019 @ 8:39am
      Sep 27, 2019
      Some mud patches
      Sep 14, 2019 @ 8:17am
      Sep 14, 2019
      Sep 14, 2019 @ 7:25am
      Sep 14, 2019
      Sep 13, 2019 @ 7:04am
      Sep 13, 2019
      Braking bumps are pretty gnarly in places
      Sep 2, 2019 @ 5:45am
      Sep 2, 2019
      Medium sized braking bumps
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 28 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 901 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,463 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      36 |
      Dec 1, 2018 @ 10:44am
      Dec 1, 2018
      27 |
      Aug 20, 2018 @ 3:32pm
      Aug 20, 2018
      40 |
      Jun 15, 2018 @ 7:11pm
      Jun 15, 2018
      60 |
      Jun 15, 2018 @ 7:11pm
      Jun 15, 2018

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