Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Hanging Chad Trail

Hanging Chad Details

  • Riding Area
    Kincaid Park
    Anchorage, Alaska
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, DJ
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Season
    MAY - OCT
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Jump, Ladder Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #15370 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2014

Hanging Chad is a downhill ONLY trail. This trail starts with a ladder bridge over a downed log. The trail features table jumps and many berms from small to large in mostly larger radius turns.

Access Info

To get to this trail, take Middle Earth to the ladder bridge.

Local Trail Association
Status:
on Jul 5, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.35 (3 votes)

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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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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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • 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
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      Hanging Chad Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jul 5, 2018 @ 6:59pm
      Jul 5, 2018
      Sep 6, 2017 @ 7:00pm
      Sep 6, 2017
      Sep 1, 2017 @ 9:40am
      Sep 1, 2017
      reporter Trails are slick and starting to collect water into puddles
      Aug 29, 2017 @ 12:40pm
      Aug 29, 2017
      reporter Could be slick with more rain, but was hooking up well.
      Aug 16, 2017 @ 9:00am
      Aug 16, 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 142 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 578 rides
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      Bird Punch on Hanging Chad
      1:23 | 1006 | Jul 5, 2016 , Anchorage
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