4,786 ft
Distance
-809 ft
Descent
00:22:09
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Hrúturinn (The Ram) Trail

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
  • 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
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    Apr - Oct
  • 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

A nice flowy trail that follows the landscape

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
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    trail development & maintenance.
More Stats for Hrúturinn (The Ram) mountain 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
    00:22:09
  • Avg reverse time
    00:32:11
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Status:
on Jul 19, 2020
Ideal
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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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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 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
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
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.
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  • 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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      Hrúturinn (The Ram) Trail Reports

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      Jul 19, 2020 @ 3:04am
      Jul 19, 2020
      Oct 23, 2019 @ 4:15pm
      Oct 23, 2019
      reporter
      Aug 31, 2019 @ 4:59pm
      Aug 31, 2019
      Very slick on the dirt and a few mud ruts which grab your tires !
      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.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 16 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 51 rides
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      Photos

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      51 |
      Aug 10, 2019 @ 9:45am
      Aug 10, 2019
      61 |
      Jul 16, 2019 @ 7:01pm
      Jul 16, 2019
      51 |
      Jul 16, 2019 @ 7:00pm
      Jul 16, 2019
      96 |
      Jun 16, 2018 @ 4:27pm
      Jun 16, 2018

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