2,452 ft
Distance
50 ft
Climb
-102 ft
Descent
00:08:37
Avg time

Dam Extension Details

  • Riding Area
    Daniels Road State Forest
    Saratoga Springs, New York
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #3690 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    45 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Dam Extension has some really great sections of riding. There is a large steep roller as an alt line to the rooty off camber section. The trail rides best headed out in the direction of the parking lot, start on Twizzler and then link into Dam Extension.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Dam Extension bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -52 ft
  • Altitude min
    543 ft
  • Altitude max
    628 ft
  • Altitude start
    628 ft
  • Altitude end
    576 ft
  • Grade
    -2.127%
  • Grade max
    -22.455%
  • Grade min
    18.837%
  • Distance climb
    805 ft
  • Distance down
    1,483 ft
  • Distance flat
    164 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:37
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:37
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Status:
on Dec 5, 2018
Dry
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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 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
  • 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
  • Other Other
Directions to dam-extension trailhead (43.119030, -73.799770)
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Dam Extension Trail Reports

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Dec 5, 2018 @ 6:02am
Dec 5, 2018
reporter Trails are 99% clear of snow. Watch out for ice on wooden bridges and shaded low spots, otherwise good to go until next snowfall. Some trails are...
Aug 24, 2018 @ 6:30am
Aug 24, 2018
reporter All clear. Trails are firm and grippy despite recent rains with very little mud.
Jun 21, 2018 @ 12:41pm
Jun 21, 2018
reporter Generally clear, watch for blowdowns after recent wind event. Trails are very dry, loose in spots.
May 3, 2018 @ 6:08am
May 3, 2018
reporter Trails are in good shape as of 5/3 with minimal wet areas. It's still early season so use caution post-rain and let the trails dry as needed.
Apr 30, 2018 @ 5:28am
Apr 30, 2018
reporter Wet and saturated from continued rainfall.
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Intro Loop
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Dam Extension Trail Check at Daniels Rd Saratoga
7:26 | 81 | May 23, 2018 , Saratoga Springs
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