4,619 ft
Distance
47 ft
Climb
-822 ft
Descent
00:13:58
Avg time

Details

  • Riding Area
  • AKA
    Nacional Metro
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Log Ride, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #6985 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Quito's Metropolitan Park DH Trail. Once used for national races, this trails offer serious difficulty, with some very steep parts, as well as rocky ground and amazing views!

Access Info

Visit Quito's Metropolitan Park and head east.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for DH Nacional Metropolitano bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -775 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,952 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,727 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,727 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,952 ft
  • Grade
    -16.788%
  • Grade max
    -60.815%
  • Grade min
    22.519%
  • Distance climb
    410 ft
  • Distance down
    4,160 ft
  • Distance flat
    49 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:58
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Status:
on Aug 1, 2018
Variable
Avg: 5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • 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 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
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      DH Nacional... Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Aug 1, 2018 @ 5:26am
      Aug 1, 2018
      Grippy ????
      Dec 7, 2015 @ 2:42pm
      Dec 7, 2015
      reporter Trail is doing great. Trees and leafs have started to grow a bit as no one is using the trail, but berms and wooden structures are holding up!
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 13 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 33 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      24 |
      Oct 22, 2017 @ 12:36pm
      Oct 22, 2017
      DH Nacional Metropolitano
      301 |
      Feb 27, 2007 @ 12:12pm
      Feb 27, 2007
      | 3 comments DH Nacional Metropolitano
      427 |
      Feb 25, 2007 @ 1:32pm
      Feb 25, 2007
      | 5 comments DH Nacional Metropolitano

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