2,428 ft
Distance
7 ft
Climb
-54 ft
Descent
00:03:04
Avg time

Ho Chi Minh (RED) Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Horse
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
    • Nordic Ski
  • Riding Area
    Palos Forest Preserve
    Willow Springs, Illinois
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (4 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, DJ, Fat, Adaptive MTB, CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #36654 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #37842 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 50 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
    • 5 in Skiing
  • Land Owner

Ho Chi Minh is a seldom used severely rutted fall line trail. Use caution when descending.

Adaptive Bike Info
aMTB 3 Rating: Major obstacles exist. You will not be able to ride this solo. Support rider needed.
Local Trail Association
More Stats for Ho Chi Minh (RED) mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -48 ft
  • Altitude min
    649 ft
  • Altitude max
    704 ft
  • Altitude start
    697 ft
  • Altitude end
    650 ft
  • Grade
    -2%
  • Grade max
    -15.5%
  • Grade min
    7.6%
  • Distance climb
    351 ft
  • Distance down
    1,539 ft
  • Distance flat
    535 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:04
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:47
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on Dec 7, 2023
Avg: 4.35 (6 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Partial
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Dec 7, 2023 @ 7:34am
      Dec 7, 2023
      Visit https://www.cambr.org/trails_and_conditions.php for updates
      Dec 7, 2023 @ 7:06am
      Dec 7, 2023
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      Dec 7, 2023 @ 6:56am
      Dec 7, 2023
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      Dec 6, 2023 @ 8:06pm
      Dec 6, 2023
      Dec 2, 2023 @ 4:47pm
      Dec 2, 2023
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 21 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 69 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
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      • 864 rides
      • Last: Jul 19, 2024

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