2,404 ft
Distance
30 ft
Climb
-109 ft
Descent
717 ft
High Point
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Gravity Cavity Details

  • Riding Area
    Palos Forest Preserve
    Palos Hills, Illinois
  • AKA
    Orange
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    don't go in the fall
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump, Rock Garden
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #53990 in Mountain Biking

Super rocky downhill trail the opposite of a family friendly trail it has a jump at the end and has loads of ruts and rock on the trail, you want the best dh trail at Palos here you go.

Access Info

Go all the way down wolf road and the first thing you will see is "Gravity Cavity".

Disclaimer

gnarly

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Gravity Cavity bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -78 ft
  • Altitude min
    637 ft
  • Altitude start
    715 ft
  • Altitude end
    637 ft
  • Grade
    -3.262%
  • Grade max
    -13.148%
  • Grade min
    7.182%
  • Distance climb
    721 ft
  • Distance down
    1,606 ft
  • Distance flat
    77 ft
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Status:
on Jul 9, 2018
Dry
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 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
  • Other Other
Directions to gravity-cavity-125111 trailhead (41.704591, -87.894477)
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Gravity Cavity Trail Reports

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Jul 9, 2018 @ 4:49pm
Jul 9, 2018
Jun 25, 2018 @ 5:24pm
Jun 25, 2018
Soft with a few mud puddles.
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Apr 24, 2018 @ 8:15am
Apr 24, 2018
Gravity Cavity, Chicago

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