1,073 ft
Distance
23 ft
Climb
-169 ft
Descent
4,977 ft
High Point
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Cruse Control - Lower Trail

Details

  • Riding Area
    South Hills
    Helena, Montana
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #70262 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2018
  • Land Manager
    City of Helena

The lower half of Cruse Control Trail is steeper, but employs a series of speed checks and catch berms to safely and enjoyably bring all riders down to the bottom of the directional zone. There are several line options, but all drops are located on optional side lines.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Cruse Control - Lower bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -146 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,827 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,973 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,827 ft
  • Grade
    -13.642%
  • Grade max
    -37.777%
  • Grade min
    17.747%
  • Distance climb
    216 ft
  • Distance down
    857 ft
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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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  • > 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
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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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.
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Cruse Control -... Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 11 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 127 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 21 rides
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      Photos

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      Oct 5, 2018 @ 12:10pm
      Oct 5, 2018
      65 |
      Oct 4, 2018 @ 7:10am
      Oct 4, 2018
      73 |
      Oct 4, 2018 @ 7:07am
      Oct 4, 2018

      Routes with this trail

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      Helenduro 2019 - SoFi Montana Enduro Series race
      16 miles

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