1 miles
Distance
512 ft
Climb
-133 ft
Descent
00:13:11
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Darkside Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Darkside Details

  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #34028 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    25 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Darkside is the final climbing trail to the top of trail system. This section offers some much needed shade and ends at the radio tower. Enjoy the view before descending back down on Arm Bar, Breakdown and Pay Dirt.

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More Stats for Darkside bike trail
  • Altitude change
    380 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,983 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,379 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,999 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,379 ft
  • Grade
    6.788%
  • Grade max
    -31.155%
  • Grade min
    40.36%
  • Distance climb
    3,815 ft
  • Distance down
    1,360 ft
  • Distance flat
    417 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:11
  • Avg reverse time
    00:10:45
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Status:
on Feb 26, 2017
Prevalent Mud
Avg: 3.35 (3 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
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
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  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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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 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
      Directions to darkside-44368 trailhead (42.424601, -123.143198)
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      Darkside Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Feb 26, 2017 @ 6:52pm
      Feb 26, 2017
      Very muddy
      Feb 28, 2016 @ 11:35am
      Feb 28, 2016
      The top section of the trail system is pretty muddy.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 29 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 355 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      18 |
      Aug 24, 2018 @ 10:55am
      Aug 24, 2018
      Darkside, My City
      23 |
      Feb 24, 2017 @ 11:57pm
      Feb 24, 2017
      Darkside, Whistler
      116 |
      Dec 29, 2015 @ 11:15am
      Dec 29, 2015
      Darkside, Rogue River

      Routes with this trail

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      Mountain of the Rogue loop
      10 miles

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