1,353 ft
Distance
14 ft
Climb
-86 ft
Descent
00:01:14
Avg time

Florence (upper) Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Cady Hill Forest
    Stowe, Vermont
  • AKA
    Flo
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, DJ
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Jump, Pump Track
  • Global Ranking
    #613 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2014

Machine groomed downhill only trail with berms and jumps. This trail is super flowy and a must if you are in Stowe You'll probably want to go back up for a few runs.

Access Info

From the parking lot, take Cady Hill climb up to the green chair then take connector until you get to Florence.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Florence (upper) bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -72 ft
  • Altitude min
    963 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,035 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,035 ft
  • Altitude end
    963 ft
  • Grade
    -5.291%
  • Grade max
    -15.247%
  • Grade min
    8.671%
  • Distance climb
    289 ft
  • Distance down
    979 ft
  • Distance flat
    85 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:14
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:49
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Status:
on Oct 19, 2019
Wet
Avg: 4.7 (16 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
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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 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
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
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Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • 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
  • 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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      Florence (upper) Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 39 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 1,108 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,558 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      19 |
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 5:38am
      Aug 23, 2019
      14 |
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 5:35am
      Aug 23, 2019
      190 |
      Sep 22, 2018 @ 6:35pm
      Sep 22, 2018
      148 |
      May 28, 2016 @ 5:02pm
      May 28, 2016

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Full Loop Cady
      9 miles
      Intermediate Cady Ride
      5 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag thesquid (Aug 27, 2017 at 0:19)
       Fun AF
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