1,551 ft
Distance
85 ft
Climb
-52 ft
Descent
00:02:39
Avg time

Homeless Camp Details

  • Riding Area
    Frick Park
    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #22787 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2016
  • Land Manager
    City of Pittsburgh

A rugged trail through an area where concrete was dumped many years ago, and also passes by the remains of a camp site where a homeless dude lived in the woods. One of the more technical trails in Frick Park, and similar in feel to Concrete Block.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Homeless Camp bike trail
  • Altitude change
    33 ft
  • Altitude min
    989 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,034 ft
  • Altitude start
    997 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,030 ft
  • Grade
    2.151%
  • Grade max
    -11.124%
  • Grade min
    24.694%
  • Distance climb
    823 ft
  • Distance down
    615 ft
  • Distance flat
    63 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:39
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:52
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Status:
on Nov 21, 2018
Wet
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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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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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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • 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
      Directions to homeless-camp trailhead (40.430390, -79.906030)
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      Homeless Camp Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Nov 21, 2018 @ 6:12pm
      Nov 21, 2018
      reporter It's that time of year again where the trails are very muddy unless they are frozen. Please refrain from riding when muddy.
      May 6, 2018 @ 9:36am
      May 6, 2018
      reporter Trail has been repaired and is now open.
      Apr 23, 2018 @ 2:44pm
      Apr 23, 2018
      Mud slide has pushed concrete debris over trail
      Apr 23, 2018 @ 7:13am
      Apr 23, 2018
      reporter Landslide has blocked trail, will need significant work to repair.
      Feb 20, 2018 @ 8:09am
      Feb 20, 2018
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 20 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 40 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 161 rides
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      Photos

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      20 |
      May 4, 2018 @ 6:48am
      May 4, 2018
      Homeless Camp, Pittsburgh

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Ryan's Route
      4 miles

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