2,254 ft
Distance
16 ft
Climb
-31 ft
Descent
00:04:10
Avg time

Excavator Ridge Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
    • Nordic Ski
  • Riding Area
    Proving Grounds
    Dubuque, Iowa
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Wilderness Trail
  • Bike Type
    XC, Fat, Adaptive MTB, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #121261 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #33874 in Hiking
    • #491 in Snowshoeing
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 55 in Hiking
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
    • 5 in Skiing
  • Land Manager
    Dubuque County Conservation Board

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Excavator Ridge is a 2,254 ft popular green wilderness trail trail located near Dubuque Iowa. This multi-use trail can be used both directions and has a easy overall physical rating with a 16 ft green climb. On average it takes 4 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Excavator Ridge bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -16 ft
  • Altitude min
    773 ft
  • Altitude max
    806 ft
  • Altitude start
    789 ft
  • Altitude end
    774 ft
  • Grade
    -0.7%
  • Grade max
    -8.7%
  • Grade min
    5.3%
  • Distance climb
    600 ft
  • Distance down
    906 ft
  • Distance flat
    751 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:10
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:17
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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 8 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 65 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      All
      • 353 rides
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      Routes with this trail

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      Race Route (Proposed)6 miles
      Full route at Proving Grounds8 miles
      Beginner/Intermediate Race Course race4 miles
      Jurassic Jam MTB Race Route 2020 race5 miles

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