2 miles
Distance
156 ft
Climb
-156 ft
Descent
00:39:40
Avg time

Hilldale Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Hillsdale College Hayden Park
    Hillsdale, Michigan
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Global Ranking
    #41236 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager
    Hillsdale College

A few Steep Power Climbs, Mostly False Flat Climbs, Some Tight and Twisty, and Some open Flowy sections. Many terrain variations like Rock Gardens, Log piles, "The Ravine" and "The Wall". One Climb I call "Stairway to Heaven" Followed by a Decent I call "Heaven".

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Hilldale Trail bike trail
  • Altitude min
    1,074 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,159 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,159 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,159 ft
  • Grade max
    -9.88%
  • Grade min
    13.215%
  • Distance climb
    4,383 ft
  • Distance down
    4,720 ft
  • Distance flat
    870 ft
  • Avg time
    00:39:40
  • Avg reverse time
    01:01:03
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Status:
on Aug 29, 2018
Variable
Avg: 3 (1 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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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
Directions to hilldale-trail trailhead (41.940040, -84.617240)
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Hilldale Trail Trail Reports

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Aug 29, 2018 @ 12:07pm
Aug 29, 2018
The trail is very over grown in some sections
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag Allwoodlovegood (Mar 17, 2017 at 9:55)
 Can be a fun ride if you know the route. Sometimes it is very hard to figure out where the trail goes next because it opens up into a large field and cross the road; which was unexpected. Other than that its a fun ride that my girlfriend (no real experience) and I road a few times.
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