3,776 ft
Distance
43 ft
Climb
-10 ft
Descent
00:09:18
Avg time

Dark Side Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Haughmond Hill
    Shrewsbury
  • AKA
    Blue Clockwise start to Fireroad
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #54368 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #7431 in E-Biking
    • #48381 in Trail Running
    • #89872 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 70 in E-Biking
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Darkside is the trail posted as being for Bikes and Horses from the Cafe area to main areas of the Hill so as to avoid the walking paths. Having said that, these marked trails are frequently used by walkers.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Dark Side mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    31 ft
  • Altitude min
    411 ft
  • Altitude max
    454 ft
  • Altitude start
    411 ft
  • Altitude end
    443 ft
  • Grade
    0.8%
  • Grade max
    -4.5%
  • Grade min
    7.6%
  • Distance climb
    1,670 ft
  • Distance down
    958 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,148 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:18
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:09
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Status:
on Sep 24, 2021
Very Dry
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
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      Dark Side Trail Reports

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      Sep 24, 2021 @ 3:10am
      Sep 24, 2021
      Dry and loose
      Sep 16, 2021 @ 10:35am
      Sep 16, 2021
      May 1, 2021 @ 2:51am
      May 1, 2021
      reporter
      Mar 29, 2021 @ 3:49am
      Mar 29, 2021
      reporter
      Mar 3, 2021 @ 2:07am
      Mar 3, 2021
      reporter Unrideable in many places
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 34 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 153 rides
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      Photos

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      Feb 18, 2019 @ 7:29am
      Feb 18, 2019
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      Feb 18, 2019 @ 7:29am
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      3 |
      Feb 18, 2019 @ 7:28am
      Feb 18, 2019
      2 |
      Feb 18, 2019 @ 7:28am
      Feb 18, 2019

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      Charlie966 (Jun 17, 2021 at 4:13)
       This trail is sign posted currently closed
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