2,441 ft
Distance
83 ft
Climb
-223 ft
Descent
00:04:25
Avg time

Jacob's Ladder Details

  • Riding area
    Smithfield
    Cairns
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #788

Jacob's Ladder is one of Cairns' most well known descent trails, part of the UCI World Cup XC. The trail begins with tight switchbacks then multiple descent options to roll into the next section of trail which consists of fast corners, rollers, jumps and gap jumps.

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More Stats for Jacob's Ladder mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -140 ft
  • Altitude min
    170 ft
  • Altitude max
    318 ft
  • Altitude start
    317 ft
  • Altitude end
    176 ft
  • Grade
    -5.744%
  • Grade max
    -37.358%
  • Grade min
    17.694%
  • Distance climb
    339 ft
  • Distance down
    841 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,260 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:25
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:41
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Status:
on Jul 21, 2017
Dry
Avg: 5 (3 votes)

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