8 miles
Distance
1,369 ft
Climb
-2,104 ft
Descent
02:45:14
Avg time
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Details

  • Riding Area
    St Charles Canyon
    Montpelier, Idaho
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #33832 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Lose and sandy climbs littered with rock gardens and the occasional root section. Some more narrow single track and some open two track throughout. Beautiful scenery to boot and some sustained high altitude riding.

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More Stats for High Line (Gibson Basin) bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -734 ft
  • Altitude min
    7,794 ft
  • Altitude max
    9,143 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,531 ft
  • Altitude end
    7,796 ft
  • Grade max
    -85.249%
  • Grade min
    48.001%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    920 ft
  • Avg time
    02:45:14
  • Avg reverse time
    01:38:09
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Status:
on Sep 12, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 3.5 (2 votes)

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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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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
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  • 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
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  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
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      High Line... Trail Reports

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      Sep 12, 2018 @ 8:35pm
      Sep 12, 2018
      High Line heading south to Gibson Basin, I would classify as Intermediate with some expert level technical. Trail is very loose from 4 wheeler and...
      Sep 18, 2017 @ 11:12am
      Sep 18, 2017
      Not really a bike trail. This is all doubletrack 4 wheeer trail. There is some gnarly steep climbs littered with rock obstacles and loose...
      Sep 18, 2017 @ 11:10am
      Sep 18, 2017
      This is all a 4wheeler road, not a bike trail at all. There is some gnarly steep climbs littered with loose rock that are challenging and fun,...
      Jul 4, 2017 @ 10:42am
      Jul 4, 2017
      Lots of felled trees and the bottom portion is an epic Creek ride! Meaning you ride the creek for about a mile before hitting the river and road.
      Jul 12, 2016 @ 6:52pm
      Jul 12, 2016
      All clear, though it is very dry, soft and littered with rock a bit more than usual. Still good to go through!
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