This trail is permanently closed/decommissioned
11 miles
Distance
1,049 ft
Climb
-3,663 ft
Descent
01:47:01
Avg time
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Long Canyon Details

  • Riding Area
    Kaniksu National Forest
    Bonners Ferry, Idaho
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    USFS

May be closed to bikes due to USFS opting to manage 'recommended Wildnerness' as actual Wilderness. Support advocacy efforts if you'd like this trail to remain open to bicycle use.

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More Stats for Long Canyon bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -2,613 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,844 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,482 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,457 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,844 ft
  • Grade
    -4.37%
  • Grade max
    -158.745%
  • Grade min
    43.154%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    134 ft
  • Avg time
    01:47:01
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Status:
on Oct 2, 2016
Avg: 4.5 (6 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

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • 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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      Long Canyon Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Oct 2, 2016 @ 12:07pm
      Oct 2, 2016
      This trail is closed to bicycle use to do designation as a Wilderness Study Area. Support the Sustainable Trails Coalition!!
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 36 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1 rides
      •  

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      Trail Products

      4 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag geargrrl (Aug 5, 2016 at 16:24)
       IS closed to mountain bikes as of fall 2014.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag ACree (Sep 6, 2016 at 15:16)
       Support the Sustainable Trail Coalition to help get that reversed.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag geargrrl (Oct 2, 2016 at 12:07)
       I do. Smile
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag duke222 (Aug 20, 2018 at 19:36)
       Is this trail still closed?
      [Reply]

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