3,442 ft
62 ft
-309 ft
Avg time
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  • Riding Area
    Mt. Bachelor
    Bend, Oregon
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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  • Season
  • Ride in Rain
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  • Year Opened
  • Land Manager

FTL, short for First Timer Line, is the trail where new downhill riders can begin. The trail is specifically designed for those new to the sport and will inspire confidence. Accessed by the Sunshine Accelerator lift, FTL is easy to lap over and over again until you feel comfortable progressing to Lava Flow (lower).

Access Info

Accessed from either the Sunshine Accelerator lift or from lower Rattlesnake trail.

Bike Park

More Stats for FTL (First Timer Line) mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -246 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,381 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,629 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,629 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,383 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    624 ft
  • Distance down
    2,326 ft
  • Distance flat
    492 ft
  • Avg time
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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