4 miles
Distance
968 ft
Climb
-915 ft
Descent
01:11:05
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of New England - Bluffs Head Segment Trail

Details

  • Riding Area
    Guilford
    Guilford, Connecticut
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #95750 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Guilford Land Trust

New England Trail through Bluffs Head. Connects Rt 77 to Stage Coach Road (rt 17). Parts of this trail are on an exposed cliff edge, ride with caution. This is a multi-use trail, mtb's were banned for a brief period (2008 era) so be careful on the high speed descents.

Disclaimer

Careful as this trail is routed along a cliff edge

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More Stats for New England Trail - Bluffs Head Segment bike trail
  • Altitude change
    52 ft
  • Altitude min
    303 ft
  • Altitude max
    770 ft
  • Altitude start
    303 ft
  • Altitude end
    355 ft
  • Grade
    0.23%
  • Grade max
    -36.535%
  • Grade min
    33.492%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,153 ft
  • Avg time
    01:11:05
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Double Black Diamond

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  • 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
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  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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