4,646 ft
Distance
72 ft
Climb
-64 ft
Descent
00:08:15
Avg time

Microburst Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
  • Riding Area
    Cowles Park
    East Granby, Connecticut
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Global Ranking
    #7874 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #92908 in Trail Running
    • #14244 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking
    • 5 in Snowshoeing

Rooty twisty singletrack with some steep ups and downs

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More Stats for Microburst multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    10 ft
  • Altitude min
    219 ft
  • Altitude max
    241 ft
  • Altitude start
    228 ft
  • Altitude end
    236 ft
  • Grade
    0.2%
  • Grade max
    -12%
  • Grade min
    11.7%
  • Distance climb
    1,362 ft
  • Distance down
    1,280 ft
  • Distance flat
    2,005 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:15
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:43
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Status:
on Jul 26, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 4 (3 votes)
Your vote: 0

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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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      Microburst Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jul 26, 2022 @ 2:37pm
      Jul 26, 2022
      Jun 29, 2022 @ 8:12am
      Jun 29, 2022
      Tree down. Too big to bunny hop!
      Jun 20, 2022 @ 9:45am
      Jun 20, 2022
      Small tree down
      Apr 16, 2022 @ 7:55am
      Apr 16, 2022
      Jan 24, 2022 @ 8:17am
      Jan 24, 2022
      super slick. Need studded tires!
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 32 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 634 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 3,761 rides
      • Last: Jul 16, 2022

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      3 |
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 11:35am
      Jul 3, 2022
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      Jun 29, 2022 @ 8:15am
      Jun 29, 2022
      133 |
      Sep 25, 2019 @ 10:26pm
      Sep 25, 2019
      121 |
      Sep 25, 2019 @ 10:26pm
      Sep 25, 2019

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      SarCu (Jul 13, 2022 at 5:15)
      Almost all the bridges in Cowles are in need of repair and unridable right now. They have missing and rotted boards as well as nail heads popping up.
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      Beginner Mountain Biker trails
      11:25 | 184 | Jul 20, 2021 , East Granby
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