4,606 ft
Distance
253 ft
Climb
-117 ft
Descent
00:14:47
Avg time

Fálkafell Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Fálkafell
    Akureyri
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Gravel Path
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, DJ, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    May - December
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #7067 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2014
  • Land Manager
    Akureyrarbær

The new trail up or down from Fálkafell famous checkpoint.

More Stats for Fálkafell Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    136 ft
  • Altitude min
    970 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,196 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,060 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,196 ft
  • Grade
    2.949%
  • Grade max
    -18.055%
  • Grade min
    16.257%
  • Distance climb
    2,733 ft
  • Distance down
    1,327 ft
  • Distance flat
    546 ft
  • Avg time
    00:14:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:58
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Status:
on Oct 23, 2019
Snow Covered
Avg: 5 (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
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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

  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Fálkafell Trail Trail Reports

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      Oct 23, 2019 @ 4:16pm
      Oct 23, 2019
      reporter
      Jul 16, 2019 @ 7:04pm
      Jul 16, 2019
      reporter
      Nov 30, 2018 @ 4:06pm
      Nov 30, 2018
      reporter
      May 31, 2018 @ 6:16am
      May 31, 2018
      reporter Generally ridable. Minor water drainage issue, standing water on trail surface on few spots. One large section is very bad, see picture. This...
      May 3, 2018 @ 2:41pm
      May 3, 2018
      reporter Major Water drainage issue, large mud holes. Riding should be avoided for few more weeks.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 24 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 69 rides
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      Photos

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      Jun 2, 2018 @ 6:26am
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      Jun 2, 2018 @ 6:26am
      Jun 2, 2018
      41 |
      May 3, 2018 @ 2:44pm
      May 3, 2018

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