3.6 miles
Distance
673 ft
Climb
-339 ft
Descent
00:49:21
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  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Greenbo Lake State Resort Park
    Greenup, Kentucky
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #90072 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #26689 in Trail Running
    • #82912 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking

The Michael Tygart Loop Trail begins at the Jesse Stuart Lodge and follows the Fern Valley Trail for about half a mile then goes off the the left. The trail is marked in yellow blazes and at 1.5 miles it crosses the road and passes by a cemetery and continues on to Blackberry Shelter (shelter #1 on map) and continues on for approximately 1, mile where it will come out at Bays Ridge Road. Turn right on the gravel road and follow it for .25 mile and pick up the trail as it enters into the woods at sign that says Park Marina. Keep going straight and follow yellow blazes where you will descend a short hill into the Pruitt Fork Valley. From this point on you will pass by a few small creeks and see a few abandoned homes from about 1880, along with a variey of plant life, and animals. Upon reaching the lake the trail will follow the shoreline for about two miles back to the Park Marina. The Michael Tygart Loop Trail is most enjoyable in fall, winter, and spring. April and May are good months to photographing wildflowers and the end of October is a great time for seeing fall colors.

More Stats for Michael Tygart Loop Trail - North multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    334 ft
  • Altitude min
    614 ft
  • Altitude max
    958 ft
  • Altitude start
    617 ft
  • Altitude end
    951 ft
  • Grade
    1.764%
  • Grade max
    -21.938%
  • Grade min
    24.322%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    1,577 ft
  • Avg time
    00:49:21
  • Avg reverse time
    01:00:13
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      M0644604 (Jun 12, 2020 at 18:35)
      The uphill is just ok cx riding, downhill is pretty good.
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