6.6 miles
Distance
434 ft
Climb
-437 ft
Descent
00:36:41
Avg time

Murray Lake Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Brighton Recreation Area
    Brighton, Michigan
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #45604 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #74368 in Trail Running
    • #82130 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 75 in Trail Running
    • 70 in Hiking

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Murray Lake Trail is a 7 mile popular blue singletrack trail located near Brighton Michigan. This mountain bike primary trail can be used one direction. On average it takes 36 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Murray Lake Trail mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -4 ft
  • Altitude min
    877 ft
  • Altitude max
    926 ft
  • Altitude start
    890 ft
  • Altitude end
    886 ft
  • Grade max
    -24.5%
  • Grade min
    14.7%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
  • Avg time
    00:36:41
  • Avg reverse time
    00:51:37
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Status:
on Apr 15, 2024
Ideal
Avg: 3.65 (3 votes)
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      Murray Lake Trail Trail Reports

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      Apr 15, 2024 @ 12:05pm
      Apr 15, 2024
      Trail was ideal. 1 tree down across the trail that could not be ridden over.
      Mar 28, 2024 @ 11:18am
      Mar 28, 2024
      Currently there is work being done on Murray in two spots. Please respect the workers and avoid areas under construction. Follow detour if present.
      Aug 3, 2023 @ 1:48am
      Aug 3, 2023
      Jul 24, 2023 @ 5:22pm
      Jul 24, 2023
      Tree down, half a mile from the trailhead. Passable on the side.
      Jul 10, 2023 @ 3:01pm
      Jul 10, 2023
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 164 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,109 rides
      • Last: Jun 22, 2024

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      Jun 8, 2017 @ 4:57pm
      Jun 8, 2017
      21 |
      Sep 25, 2023 @ 4:37pm
      Sep 25, 2023
      32 |
      May 14, 2023 @ 10:09am
      May 14, 2023
      127 |
      Jan 9, 2020 @ 12:46am
      Jan 9, 2020

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