1,690 ft
Distance
64 ft
Climb
-144 ft
Descent
00:02:23
Avg time

Devil's Staircase Details

  • Riding area
    Cannock Chase
    Rugeley
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Drop
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager

Initially gentle single track through the trees with little technical challenge. Final section is more technical with some small drops, some tight trees and a set of stairs on a switchback. All very achievable and a nice introduction to the Monkey side of the trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Devil's Staircase mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -80 ft
  • Altitude min
    441 ft
  • Altitude max
    531 ft
  • Altitude start
    528 ft
  • Altitude end
    448 ft
  • Grade
    -4.718%
  • Grade max
    -45.055%
  • Grade min
    43.541%
  • Distance climb
    451 ft
  • Distance down
    1,101 ft
  • Distance flat
    137 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:23
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:29
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Status:
on Jul 29, 2018
Wet
Avg: 4.15 (6 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Devil's Staircase Trail Reports

datedescription
Jul 29, 2018 @ 2:11am
Jul 29, 2018
Jul 26, 2018 @ 5:10am
Jul 26, 2018
reporter
Removed two of the damaged/rotten steps at the top of the section, and a couple of old posts from missing/damaged steps.
Jul 23, 2018 @ 5:51am
Jul 23, 2018
Dry and dusty in places
Jun 17, 2018 @ 1:41am
Jun 17, 2018
Apr 3, 2018 @ 11:40am
Apr 3, 2018
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Follow the Dog & The Monkey Trail (Full Loop) featured
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