2.3 miles
Distance
591 ft
Climb
-580 ft
Descent
01:26:00
Avg time

McKay Hollow Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Wilderness Trail
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, DJ
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Extreme
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #40284 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #9640 in Trail Running
    • #6030 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    15 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 60 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking
  • OSM Way

Section between North Plateau Loop and Natural Well Trail is Hike-a-Bike and Not Recommended.

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More Stats for McKay Hollow mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    12 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,015 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,583 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,572 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,585 ft
  • Grade
    0.1%
  • Grade max
    -57.2%
  • Grade min
    68.4%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    5,072 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,270 ft
  • Avg time
    01:26:00
  • Avg reverse time
    00:51:51
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Status:
on Jun 9, 2022
Variable
Avg: 4.75 (4 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      McKay Hollow Trail Reports

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      Jun 9, 2022 @ 8:55am
      Jun 9, 2022
      reporter region open, variable drying, some wet spots in the usual lower areas, please stay on trails
      Jun 7, 2022 @ 7:05am
      Jun 7, 2022
      reporter rain, region closed, please don't ride wet trails, wait 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      May 28, 2022 @ 5:19pm
      May 28, 2022
      reporter region open
      May 23, 2022 @ 7:18am
      May 23, 2022
      reporter rain, region closed, please don't ride wet trails, wait 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      Apr 18, 2022 @ 11:29am
      Apr 18, 2022
      reporter region open, variable drying, some wet spots in the usual lower areas, please stay on trails
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
      All
      • 12 rides
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      Sep 14, 2019 @ 9:05pm
      Sep 14, 2019

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      44jaam (Oct 20, 2018 at 9:21)
       Super Rocky and technical.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      milkman6453 (Jul 8, 2021 at 14:14)
       If you start from the park side the downhill is EXTREMELY difficult. It would have been more fun to start the downhill from the South plateau side and hike a bike back up
      [Reply]





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