1,035 ft
Distance
47 ft
Climb
-40 ft
Descent
00:06:01
Avg time

Frankenstairs Details

  • Riding Area
    Alafia River State Park
    Lithia, Florida
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    jan-dec
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden, Other
  • Global Ranking
    #13640 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking

quick descent into to whoops followed by some climbs & descents and the main feature, a staircase into a HARD right (or get wet), than more a few more climbs & descents.. Has two exits, after rock stairs take a right for a funner exit.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Frankenstairs bike trail
  • Altitude change
    7 ft
  • Altitude min
    113 ft
  • Altitude max
    148 ft
  • Altitude start
    137 ft
  • Altitude end
    145 ft
  • Grade
    0.698%
  • Grade max
    -15.938%
  • Grade min
    16.997%
  • Distance climb
    463 ft
  • Distance down
    468 ft
  • Distance flat
    104 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:01
  • Avg reverse time
    00:17:11
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Status:
on Jan 9, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.35 (6 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
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
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Trail Ridden Direction
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  • 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

  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to frankenstairs trailhead (27.785330, -82.130620)
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      Frankenstairs Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jan 9, 2019 @ 11:08am
      Jan 9, 2019
      Apr 20, 2018 @ 7:28am
      Apr 20, 2018
      Apr 18, 2018 @ 1:51pm
      Apr 18, 2018
      Sep 25, 2017 @ 8:12am
      Sep 25, 2017
      Trails open again after Irma clean-up. Thank you awesome volunteers.
      Sep 13, 2017 @ 5:46pm
      Sep 13, 2017
      All trails closed as we deal with the aftermath of hurricane Irma. Please help volunteer if you want these back soon.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 14 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 373 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,128 rides
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      Photos

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      117 |
      Sep 8, 2016 @ 5:02pm
      Sep 8, 2016
      71 |
      Feb 26, 2015 @ 3:56pm
      Feb 26, 2015
      83 |
      Feb 26, 2015 @ 3:51pm
      Feb 26, 2015
      65 |
      Feb 26, 2015 @ 3:36pm
      Feb 26, 2015

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      alafia
      10 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Kmbj01 (Apr 20, 2017 at 12:11)
       Very technical ride. Short but sweet!
      [Reply]

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