4,786 ft
Distance
-809 ft
Descent
00:22:32
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Hliðarfjall Downhill Lower (The Ram) Trail

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Hlíðarfjall
    Akureyri
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Apr - Oct
  • Alpine Trail
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Rock Face, Rock Garden, Roller Coaster, Other
  • Global Ranking
    #76129 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2016

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Access Info

You find the trail little to the south of the lower chair lift base at Hlíðarfjall Ski Area.

Bike Park

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Hliðarfjall Downhill Lower (The Ram) bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -809 ft
  • Altitude min
    932 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,741 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,741 ft
  • Altitude end
    932 ft
  • Grade
    -16.906%
  • Grade max
    -29.019%
  • Grade min
    -3.596%
  • Distance climb
    30 ft
  • Distance down
    4,693 ft
  • Distance flat
    63 ft
  • Avg time
    00:22:32
  • Avg reverse time
    00:27:04
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 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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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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Hliðarfjall... Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jul 16, 2019 @ 7:03pm
      Jul 16, 2019
      reporter
      Jul 16, 2019 @ 11:23am
      Jul 16, 2019
      reporter Needs a little TLC but overall good conditions.
      Nov 30, 2018 @ 4:06pm
      Nov 30, 2018
      reporter
      Jun 11, 2018 @ 4:16pm
      Jun 11, 2018
      reporter The trail still wet but very rideable and in good conditions. Still some maintenance work to be done after the winter but generally good conditions.
      May 3, 2018 @ 2:28pm
      May 3, 2018
      reporter Trail covered with snow on large parts and completely unrideable. Will check back after after few weeks.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 15 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 51 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      Aug 10, 2019 @ 9:45am
      Aug 10, 2019
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      Jul 16, 2019 @ 7:01pm
      Jul 16, 2019
      11 |
      Jul 16, 2019 @ 7:00pm
      Jul 16, 2019
      56 |
      Jun 16, 2018 @ 4:27pm
      Jun 16, 2018

      Routes with this trail

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      Enduro Akureyri 2019 race featured
      16 miles
      Enduro with a twist
      2 miles
      Mix and Match
      3 miles
      Downhill - All The Way race
      2 miles

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