1,393 ft
Distance
248 ft
Climb
-56 ft
Descent
00:08:47
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
    • Nordic Ski
  • Riding Area
    South Hills
    Helena, Montana
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #83462 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #11636 in Trail Running
    • #4763 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
    • 5 in Skiing

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Mt Ascension Ridge Trail is a 1,393 ft popular double black diamond singletrack trail located near Helena Montana. This multi-use trail can be used both directions and has a hard overall physical rating with a 248 ft black diamond climb. On average it takes 8 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Mt Ascension Ridge Trail bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    191 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,021 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,269 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,021 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,213 ft
  • Grade
    13.733%
  • Grade max
    -23.081%
  • Grade min
    36.974%
  • Distance climb
    1,032 ft
  • Distance down
    362 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:10:12
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Status:
on Jul 17, 2021
Very Dry
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Mt Ascension... Trail Reports

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      Jul 17, 2021 @ 8:01pm
      Jul 17, 2021
      reporter Dusty dry everywhere
      May 28, 2021 @ 7:11am
      May 28, 2021
      reporter The recent snow was just what trails needed.
      May 25, 2021 @ 10:14am
      May 25, 2021
      reporter Recent snow is melting off; conditions will vary depending on aspect, cover, and geology.
      May 22, 2021 @ 10:46am
      May 22, 2021
      reporter
      May 2, 2021 @ 12:21pm
      May 2, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 18 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 100 rides
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      Photos

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      Jun 20, 2021 @ 11:12am
      Jun 20, 2021
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      Jun 20, 2021 @ 10:43am
      Jun 20, 2021
      31 |
      Jun 3, 2020 @ 5:04pm
      Jun 3, 2020

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