2 miles
Distance
19 ft
Climb
-483 ft
Descent
00:10:24
Avg time

Chin Biter Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Manastash Ridge Area Trails
    Ellensburg, Washington
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Green (1 vote)
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #23755 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Cindi Confer Morris WDFW

The trail rides in either direction. Going downhill it's fast, the turns come at you in rapid succession.

More Stats for Chin Biter bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -464 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,881 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,345 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,345 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,881 ft
  • Grade
    -4.868%
  • Grade max
    -15.212%
  • Grade min
    7.309%
  • Distance climb
    638 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,027 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:24
  • Avg reverse time
    00:23:09
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Status:
on Nov 16, 2019
Dry
Avg: 3 (5 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
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  • < 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
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Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
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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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      Chin Biter Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Nov 16, 2019 @ 8:39am
      2 days
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 9:05am
      Oct 12, 2019
      SO. EFFING. FUN!!!! Fast and swoopy, some of the tight turns will sneak up on you, but definitely a blast and a half!
      Jul 12, 2019 @ 7:21am
      Jul 12, 2019
      Great stuff, riding great!
      Jul 12, 2019 @ 7:20am
      Jul 12, 2019
      Riding great!!!
      Jun 20, 2019 @ 8:42am
      Jun 20, 2019
      Not ready to ride this year. Yet...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 35 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 95 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Gnome Trail ccw
      9 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag kdwight (Aug 17, 2018 at 21:53)
       You have to know how to corner to rally the Chin Biter! Throw down or expect to be down. Mello if ridden mello. Fast and flicky if you stay off the brakes.
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