5,135 ft
Distance
226 ft
Climb
-42 ft
Descent
00:10:38
Avg time

Necessary Evil Details

  • Riding Area
    Dungog Common
    Dungog
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Global Ranking
    #59842 in Mountain Biking

Nice climb from the main trail head and links thru to The Bowlo.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Necessary Evil bike trail
  • Altitude change
    184 ft
  • Altitude min
    295 ft
  • Altitude max
    479 ft
  • Altitude start
    295 ft
  • Altitude end
    479 ft
  • Grade
    3.575%
  • Grade max
    -10.686%
  • Grade min
    15.231%
  • Distance climb
    3,724 ft
  • Distance down
    884 ft
  • Distance flat
    526 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:38
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Status:
on Jul 9, 2017
Dry
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
Directions to necessary-evil trailhead (-32.401590, 151.728390)
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Necessary Evil Trail Reports

datedescription
Jul 9, 2017 @ 1:30am
Jul 9, 2017
Track in great condition
Nov 17, 2016 @ 1:52am
Nov 17, 2016
Tracks in good condition
Jun 26, 2016 @ 5:59am
Jun 26, 2016
Tracks are generally in good condition. Lots of small debris after the winds of last week with some bigger branches in places. Otherwise all good.
Jan 19, 2016 @ 2:10pm
Jan 19, 2016
Track in good condition, some sticky spots but otherwise dry. Good to go.
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Jan 21, 2016 @ 5:59pm
Jan 21, 2016
Necessary Evil, Dungog

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