4.8 miles
Distance
688 ft
Climb
-2,031 ft
Descent
01:34:33
Avg time

Maitland Ridge Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Beebys Knob
    St Arnaud
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Global Ranking
    #19372 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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Access Info

Climb up What's Up DoC until it starts to flatten out and rejoins the 4wd track. Maitland Ridge heads off into the native bush to the northeast side of the 4wd track.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Maitland Ridge mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,343 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,005 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,348 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,348 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,005 ft
  • Grade
    -5.3%
  • Grade max
    -99.1%
  • Grade min
    29.9%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    650 ft
  • Avg time
    01:34:33
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Status:
on Dec 1, 2019
Ideal
Avg: 5 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
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  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Maitland Ridge Trail Reports

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      Dec 1, 2019 @ 6:46pm
      Dec 1, 2019
      Trail clear. Best ridden after 3 days fine weather.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      Apr 25, 2019 @ 11:13pm
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      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 2
      Libbyoliviam (Jun 13, 2019 at 2:15)
       A bit of a climb but awesome views and a super long singletrack through amazing native bush. Worth it!
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      • + 2
      longliveenduro MTB - Augsburg (Jul 19, 2019 at 14:10)
       Too good to be true!
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      • + 2
      chacouat974 (Jan 6, 2020 at 13:56)
       Awesome views and bush, natural dh and even climbing sections are loads of fun. The trail has a "tramping-on-a-bike" feel which sets it apart from other, more classic, mtb trails.
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      Maitland Ridge Makeover
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