4,095 ft
Distance
60 ft
Climb
-252 ft
Descent
00:05:55
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Lower Wedgetail Trail
  • Dave Bassingwait
    since 2017
  • Robert Bell
    since 2015
    Maintainer
  • past supporters

Lower Wedgetail Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Apr-Dec
  • TTFs on trail
    Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2007
  • Land Manager

Skinny single track along country that drops away steeply from trail side. Middle section includes a couple rocky, stepped features.

Access Info

Veers off Hammerhead and descends to JCU Summit

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Lower Wedgetail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -192 ft
  • Altitude min
    405 ft
  • Altitude max
    620 ft
  • Altitude start
    620 ft
  • Altitude end
    429 ft
  • Grade max
    -43.092%
  • Grade min
    15.26%
  • Distance climb
    1,064 ft
  • Distance down
    2,801 ft
  • Distance flat
    230 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:55
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:14
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Status:
on Mar 30, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to lower-wedgetail trailhead (-19.334350, 146.744960)
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Lower Wedgetail Trail Reports

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Mar 30, 2018 @ 5:19am
Mar 30, 2018
reporter Open with caution, please use common sense and walk wet or muddy parts. Please update trail forks.
Mar 29, 2018 @ 1:48am
Mar 29, 2018
reporter still to wet trail closed already, please stay off for at least antother full day of sun!
Mar 28, 2018 @ 10:17pm
Mar 28, 2018
Some minor erosion and loose rocks in switchbacks. Suggest avoiding it for another day or so
Mar 25, 2018 @ 8:37pm
Mar 25, 2018
reporter Trails closed, too wet. Still bucketing down.
Mar 6, 2018 @ 1:46am
Mar 6, 2018
reporter Open with caution, please avoid soft spots and report and damage or trails that need avoiding.
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2018 XCM National Champs Course
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