2,106 ft
Distance
-86 ft
Descent
00:02:09
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Horse
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
    • Backcountry Ski
    • Nordic Ski
  • Riding Area
    Palos Forest Preserve
    Willow Springs, Illinois
  • AKA
    Orange
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (3 votes)
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, DJ, Fat, Adaptive MTB, CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop
  • Global Ranking
    #2905 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #21035 in Trail Running
    • #10383 in Hiking
    • #803 in Horseback
    • #1389 in Snowshoeing
    • #2992 in Skiing
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
    • 5 in Skiing
    • 5 in Skiing
  • Land Owner

Fast downhill trail with optional drops and a logover at the end.

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Adaptive Bike Info
aMTB 2 Rating: Obstacles exist. You may or may not be able to ride this solo. Support rider recommended.
Local Trail Association
More Stats for Gravity Cavity (ORANGE) mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -86 ft
  • Altitude min
    623 ft
  • Altitude max
    709 ft
  • Altitude start
    709 ft
  • Altitude end
    623 ft
  • Grade
    -4.1%
  • Grade max
    -10.8%
  • Grade min
    -1.1%
  • Distance down
    2,106 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:09
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:06
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on Jun 8, 2024
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Avg: 4.9 (8 votes)
Your vote: 0

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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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  • Wet
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      Gravity Cavity... Trail Reports

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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 58 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 458 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 7,378 rides
      • Last: Jun 24, 2024

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      Nov 17, 2023 @ 11:37am
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      Sep 19, 2020 @ 10:07am
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      Oct 12, 2019 @ 8:50am
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