7 miles
647 ft
-715 ft
1,103 ft
High Point
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  • Riding Area
    Seward, Alaska
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  • Direction
    Both Directions
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The south end of the trail is at about mile 11.5 of the Seward Highway at the Divide ski area trailhead. The north end of the trail starts at approximately 1/2 mile from the north end of the Primrose Trail.

This trail travels through the rainforest and is underneath the forest canopy for the entire length of the trail. There are numerous short, sometimes steep climbs and short, fun descents. This trails lets you make a good loop with Lost Lake, Primrose Trail, and the Iditarod National Historic Trail (INHT) - Bear Lake Trail.

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More Stats for Meridian Lakes (Iditarod NHT) bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -68 ft
  • Altitude min
    620 ft
  • Altitude start
    688 ft
  • Altitude end
    620 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,997 ft
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Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
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  • Very Dry
Directions to meridian-lakes-iditarod-nht trailhead (60.251519, -149.354097)
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag rm7freerider (Sep 1, 2018 at 22:57)
 Great ride 9/1/18, trail in great shape, one tree down on the entire trail in between the Divide Ski Area and Primrose. Peak blueberry season!

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