2 miles
Distance
312 ft
Climb
-309 ft
Descent
00:26:56
Avg time

Home Brew Details

  • Riding area
    Piedmont
    Duluth, Minnesota
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #1170
  • Land Manager

This leg offers many long-travel-bike b-lines, rough bedrock traverses, berms, and features. The terrain is relatively rough, so it's not easy to "flow" or easily maintain a descent speed - you have to work for it a little more! This section is super fun.

It's definitely rideable for intermediates, but is probably a little too challenging for most true novices. Advanced riders will eat it up and there are plenty of optional features to make things even more difficult.

Significant drops are 'gated' - watch for stones marking both sides of the line. Most drops are 1'-2', but at least one drop, near the eastern end, is 3'+. If you're not that keen, there are always obvious/easy alternate routes around these features.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Home Brew mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    3 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,199 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,291 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,259 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,263 ft
  • Grade
    0.027%
  • Grade max
    -26.69%
  • Grade min
    26.089%
  • Distance climb
    4,929 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,571 ft
  • Avg time
    00:26:56
  • Avg reverse time
    00:25:07
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Status:
on Sep 22, 2018
Variable
Avg: 5 (6 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to home-brew-26081 trailhead (46.762400, -92.176780)
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Home Brew Trail Reports

datedescription
Sep 22, 2018 @ 12:44pm
Sep 22, 2018
Aug 9, 2018 @ 12:01pm
Aug 9, 2018
reporter Open!
Jul 22, 2018 @ 10:03am
Jul 22, 2018
Great condition, but needs a haircut (weeds).
Jul 2, 2018 @ 8:43am
Jul 2, 2018
reporter rain :(
Jun 20, 2018 @ 8:12am
Jun 20, 2018
reporter Drying gradually; ride responsibly
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Home Brew, Duluth

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