1.0 mile
Distance
-863 ft
Descent
00:32:47
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Heavy Meadow Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
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  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
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  • Season
    Oct-June
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #69080 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Owner
    Oromia Forest and Wildlife Enterprise

This is tough. Steep rock love fest. Loose but not too fast.

Access Info

After the usual traverse to access most of the upper trails, head down and straight across the open meadow (now regenerating), snake through the forest on fast twisties, then enter slower, steeper area with multiple lines, ruts, troughs, and eroded bits -- general "cowpocalypse" terrain.

Follow this down until it intersects Menagesha-Suba Forest Road, where you can then pick up 777 Trail just below. There's a very short (30 seconds max) little tech DH detour off the left of Menagesha-Suba Forest Rd and when you exit that track, you need to make a sharp uphill right back on the road and climb a minute to the 777 Trail trailhead. Or you could skip the DH detour and just cruise onto 777 Trail.

More Stats for Heavy Meadow mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -862 ft
  • Altitude min
    8,697 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,560 ft
  • Altitude start
    9,560 ft
  • Altitude end
    8,698 ft
  • Grade max
    -24.986%
  • Grade min
    1.601%
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Avg time
    00:32:47
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      Nov 19, 2015 @ 1:11am
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