2 miles
Distance
82 ft
Climb
-1,355 ft
Descent
00:16:31
Avg time
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Lion Lake Details

  • Riding Area
    Green Gates
    Columbia Falls, Montana
  • AKA
    #611
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #15985 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This is a great little out and back trail with plenty of fun, technical in spots, fast and flowy in others with just a few trail features to play off of.

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More Stats for Lion Lake bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,274 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,532 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,809 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,805 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,532 ft
  • Grade
    -14.318%
  • Grade max
    -63.646%
  • Grade min
    19.76%
  • Distance climb
    685 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    270 ft
  • Avg time
    00:16:31
  • Avg reverse time
    00:36:36
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Status:
on May 8, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4.5 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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 Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Lion Lake Trail Reports

      datedescription
      May 8, 2017 @ 7:11pm
      May 8, 2017
      Just a little snow left up top in the last few hundred feet. Too much to ride through. All down trees are cleared on the trail and the wrap around...
      Jun 5, 2016 @ 5:40pm
      Jun 5, 2016
      Ready to rip!
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 2 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 16 rides
      •  

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      May 23, 2017 @ 7:14pm
      May 23, 2017
      Lion Lake, Whitefish

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