2 miles
Distance
207 ft
Climb
-205 ft
Descent
00:17:36
Avg time

Chinkapin Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Turkey Run Park
    Louisville, Kentucky
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Global Ranking
    #31796 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

A more difficult soft surface hike/bike trail approximately 2.2 miles in length through Turkey Run Forest. This trail is accessible via the Paw Paw Trail or the Wild Hyacinth Trail (but keep in mind the Wild Hyacinth Trail is hike only). This trail has a backwoods feel through the upland forest.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Chinkapin Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    2 ft
  • Altitude min
    577 ft
  • Altitude max
    670 ft
  • Altitude start
    603 ft
  • Altitude end
    605 ft
  • Grade
    0.024%
  • Grade max
    -9.982%
  • Grade min
    15.507%
  • Distance climb
    3,913 ft
  • Distance down
    4,748 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,325 ft
  • Avg time
    00:17:36
  • Avg reverse time
    00:13:55
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Status:
on Jul 25, 2018
Variable
Avg: 3.65 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
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  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Chinkapin Trail Trail Reports

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      Jul 25, 2018 @ 6:52am
      Jul 25, 2018
      Little greasy, but most of the dirt is awesome!
      Jun 16, 2018 @ 7:17pm
      Jun 16, 2018
      Plenty of mud holes and a lot of stick warfare going on to combat it.
      Nov 26, 2017 @ 9:01am
      Nov 26, 2017
      Jun 4, 2017 @ 10:05pm
      Jun 4, 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 53 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 261 rides
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      Jun 10, 2017 @ 4:11pm
      Jun 10, 2017
      Chinkapin Trail, My City

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