3 miles
Distance
212 ft
Climb
-1,533 ft
Descent
00:15:24
Avg time
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Mindbender Details

  • Riding area
    Sun Valley: Bald Mountain
    Ketchum, Idaho
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Jun-Oct
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #7030
  • Land Manager
    Sun Valley Resort

New summer 2018!! Bald Mountain's newest 3.5 mile freeride trail, Mindbender boasts the biggest jumps in the entire valley. With multiple loop options to connect you to River Run base area, you can enjoy the scenic views and flowing berms all day. For the easier way down, connect to the River Run Trail. For a rowdy downhill, black diamond riders can connect to Pale Rider.

Access Info

Open Summer 2018!

Disclaimer

OPENING JUNE 2018

Bike Park

More Stats for Mindbender mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,321 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,368 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,690 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,690 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,368 ft
  • Grade
    -8.103%
  • Grade max
    -76.34%
  • Grade min
    38.182%
  • Distance climb
    2,742 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,128 ft
  • Avg time
    00:15:24
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Status:
on Sep 24, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to mindbender-89349 trailhead (43.662439, -114.388621)
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Mindbender Trail Reports

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Sep 24, 2018 @ 8:00am
Sep 24, 2018
Trail is closed below the Traverse trail in order to prepare for the upcoming ski season. Please use the upper River Run trail.
Aug 8, 2018 @ 2:03pm
Aug 8, 2018
Jul 1, 2018 @ 5:46am
Jul 1, 2018
Open and clear!
Jun 27, 2018 @ 7:19am
Jun 27, 2018
Caution: Trail crew will be performing maintenance on Mindbender today, Wednesday June 27th, the trail will remain open to the public during this...
Jun 21, 2018 @ 8:28pm
Jun 21, 2018
Mindbender is officially open!! Enjoy!
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2018 IES Sun Valley Enduro BEGINNER race
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