1 miles
Distance
7 ft
Climb
-457 ft
Descent
00:05:25
Avg time

Mo Z Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Pattee Canyon
    Missoula, Montana
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #32574 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 100 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    City of Missoula

This trail focuses on FLOW. There are a few switchbacks but for the most part they are bermed and wide enough to keep your speed. This is the primary route to use to get to the upper Pattee Creek trails higher up in the canyon.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Mo Z bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -449 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,473 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,923 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,923 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,473 ft
  • Grade
    -7.815%
  • Grade max
    -34.057%
  • Grade min
    5.603%
  • Distance climb
    271 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    152 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:25
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:01
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Status:
on Jan 5, 2020
Freeze/thaw Cycle
Avg: 3.85 (7 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 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
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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

  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Mo Z Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jan 5, 2020 @ 10:11am
      Jan 5, 2020
      I rode the trail before dawn and it was a good rip. The turns are mostly ice-free and the dirt was frozen and firm. I can imagine this must be...
      Dec 8, 2019 @ 11:50am
      Dec 8, 2019
      Oct 24, 2019 @ 7:43pm
      Oct 24, 2019
      Oct 3, 2019 @ 5:31pm
      Oct 3, 2019
      Aug 19, 2019 @ 4:16pm
      Aug 19, 2019
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 192 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,597 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      10 |
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 12:45am
      Oct 13, 2019
      11 |
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 12:45am
      Oct 13, 2019
      37 |
      Jan 31, 2019 @ 2:18pm
      Jan 31, 2019
      49 |
      Aug 8, 2018 @ 9:06pm
      Aug 8, 2018

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