4,025 ft
Distance
345 ft
Climb
-250 ft
Descent
00:07:15
Avg time

Highbury Fling Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #13326 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2009
  • Land Manager
    WCC

The track broadly follows the contours around the top of Polhill Reserve, producing an overall gentle gradient up from the northern end though with some somewhat steeper undulations along the way.

source: tracks.org
Access Info

Northern end - from the fenceline trail, adjacent to George Denton Park in Highbury
Southern end - from Transient or from Ashton Fitchett Drive

More Stats for Highbury Fling bike trail
  • Altitude change
    96 ft
  • Altitude min
    708 ft
  • Altitude max
    847 ft
  • Altitude start
    713 ft
  • Altitude end
    809 ft
  • Grade
    2.38%
  • Grade max
    -33.34%
  • Grade min
    53.232%
  • Distance climb
    2,066 ft
  • Distance down
    1,761 ft
  • Distance flat
    145 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:15
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:33
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Status:
on Sep 21, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4 (11 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • 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%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • popular
  • less popular
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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

  • 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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Highbury Fling Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 21, 2019 @ 10:12pm
      Sep 21, 2019
      Jun 29, 2019 @ 7:53pm
      Jun 29, 2019
      Apr 24, 2019 @ 1:07pm
      Apr 24, 2019
      Apr 20, 2019 @ 1:31pm
      Apr 20, 2019
      Feb 20, 2019 @ 10:49pm
      Feb 20, 2019
      On 21 Feb there was tape and signs at the road end saying no entry
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 33 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 623 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 3,384 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      12 |
      Feb 20, 2019 @ 10:50pm
      Feb 20, 2019

      Routes with this trail

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      7 miles
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      Polhill Loop - Quick and fun
      7 miles

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