2 miles
Distance
289 ft
Climb
-57 ft
Descent
00:13:31
Avg time

Merricks Rail Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Red Hill
    Red Hill
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Rail Trail
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Season
    October to June
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #65855 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    45 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

Ride along the old trail line the connects Red Hill to Merricks. Watch out for walkers and Horses.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Merricks Rail Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    231 ft
  • Altitude min
    145 ft
  • Altitude max
    419 ft
  • Altitude start
    145 ft
  • Altitude end
    376 ft
  • Grade
    2.591%
  • Grade max
    -8.629%
  • Grade min
    12.233%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    1,499 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,111 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:31
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Status:
on Jan 8, 2019
Very Dry
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
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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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Merricks Rail Trail Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 23 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 28 rides
      • 23 miles avg distance
      All
      • 52 rides
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