3,822 ft
Distance
111 ft
Climb
-180 ft
Descent
00:06:52
Avg time

Chicanery Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Hixon Forest - Lower and Upper
    La Crosse, Wisconsin
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Rock Face, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #44719 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #16739 in Trail Running
    • #54549 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 50 in Trail Running
    • 35 in Hiking
  • Land Owner
    Outdoor Recreation Alliance "ORA Trails"

Old School hand Cut Single Track. This is a directional DH trail, with a spur connection to the quarry trail, or take it to the bottom and climb out of the Abyss to boB.

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More Stats for Chicanery mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -70 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,005 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,178 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,116 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,047 ft
  • Grade
    -1.8%
  • Grade max
    -33.5%
  • Grade min
    21.7%
  • Distance climb
    1,421 ft
  • Distance down
    1,795 ft
  • Distance flat
    610 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:52
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:53
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      Chicanery Trail Reports

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      Aug 23, 2023 @ 3:19am
      Aug 23, 2023
      Jun 11, 2023 @ 3:55am
      Jun 11, 2023
      Nov 22, 2022 @ 1:05pm
      Nov 22, 2022
      reporter Freeze / Thaw cycles, melting snow and muddy conditions expected until real winter arrives
      Jul 28, 2022 @ 2:25pm
      Jul 28, 2022
      Apr 26, 2022 @ 8:52am
      Apr 26, 2022
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 53 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 672 rides
      • Last: Sep 3, 2012

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      Jul 28, 2019 @ 5:57pm
      Jul 28, 2019

      Routes with this trail

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      La Crosse Outer Loop CW10 miles
      Upper Hixon Long Blue Loop6 miles
      Hixon Hard Enduro Route14 miles
      Upper Hixon Long Blue/Black Loop8 miles

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