2,188 ft
Distance
75 ft
Climb
-57 ft
Descent
00:05:28
Avg time

Middle Earth Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Sawmill Hills
    Northampton, Massachusetts
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #114565 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #58907 in Trail Running
    • #50104 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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Middle Earth is a 2,188 ft popular blue singletrack trail located near Northampton Massachusetts. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions. On average it takes 5 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Middle Earth mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    18 ft
  • Altitude min
    507 ft
  • Altitude max
    552 ft
  • Altitude start
    519 ft
  • Altitude end
    537 ft
  • Grade
    0.84%
  • Grade max
    -14.258%
  • Grade min
    12.949%
  • Distance climb
    1,109 ft
  • Distance down
    865 ft
  • Distance flat
    215 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:28
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:32
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on Oct 9, 2021
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
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  • Variable
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  • Very Dry
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      Middle Earth Trail Reports

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      Oct 9, 2021 @ 2:34pm
      Oct 9, 2021
      reporter Tree down
      Mar 21, 2021 @ 10:22am
      Mar 21, 2021
      Feb 8, 2021 @ 12:59pm
      Feb 8, 2021
      Packed enough to ride, needs a few more tires in it to pack down the new snow
      Jan 29, 2021 @ 4:17am
      Jan 29, 2021
      Minimal traffic, still very loose. Narrow line.
      Nov 7, 2020 @ 12:36pm
      Nov 7, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 105 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      All
      • 679 rides
      • Last: Aug 9, 2022

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      Feb 11, 2021 @ 3:23pm
      Feb 11, 2021

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