2,022 ft
Distance
81 ft
Climb
-44 ft
Descent
00:08:31
Avg time

Hob Knob Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
    • Nordic Ski
  • Riding Area
    Vietnam Trail Network
    Milford, Massachusetts
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #3398 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
    • 5 in Skiing

Hob Knob is quickly becoming the hardcore Vietnam dogs' favorite Techie playground with a lot of tech junk over a big rocky outcrop. It also has the highest biggest steepest rock roller - an almost vertical 30 foot drop into an abyss Choose your lines carefully and keep going! Check it out! Today!

Access Info

Hob Knob can be done in both directions but the most popular is from the Milford Byway end. It runs between Milford Byway and the Holliston Highway.

More Stats for Hob Knob bike trail
  • Altitude change
    38 ft
  • Altitude min
    322 ft
  • Altitude max
    378 ft
  • Altitude start
    329 ft
  • Altitude end
    366 ft
  • Grade
    1.866%
  • Grade max
    -25.351%
  • Grade min
    19.127%
  • Distance climb
    1,093 ft
  • Distance down
    723 ft
  • Distance flat
    206 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:31
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Status:
on Aug 1, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not 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
  • Ideal
  • 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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      Hob Knob Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Aug 1, 2019 @ 1:30pm
      Aug 1, 2019
      running smooth
      Jul 11, 2019 @ 4:28pm
      Jul 11, 2019
      Tree down on H&B
      Apr 1, 2019 @ 3:32am
      Apr 1, 2019
      reporter Good to go, usual wet spots only
      Mar 31, 2019 @ 11:01pm
      Mar 31, 2019
      Rejected
      Mar 29, 2019 @ 7:55am
      Mar 29, 2019
      Rejected
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 207 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 144 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      2 |
      Jul 11, 2019 @ 4:29pm
      Jul 11, 2019

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Vietnam 9 mile by Vman0001
      9 miles
      Vietnam 13 mile by Harley77
      13 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag MassNerd WACH NEMBA (Sep 20, 2019 at 22:07)
       Also known as h**kers and blow. Lots of fun rocks to play on (as is expected at 'Nam). I have to admit, I haven't work up the nerve to do that 30ft roller yet...
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