1 miles
Distance
460 ft
Climb
-461 ft
Descent
00:09:58
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Newt Loop Trail
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Newt Loop Details

  • Riding Area
    Silver Falls State Park
    Salem, Oregon
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #5297 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2016
  • Land Manager
    Silver Falls State Park

Packed dirt single track with mellow climbs, descents, corners, and small sections of cobble. The loop is perfect for families new to mountain biking or laps in the beautiful woods.
It is also the entrance to Catamount Trail.

Access Info

Access the Newt Loop about 100 yards down the 214 Trail from the parking lot. The west side will deliver you to the beginning of the Catamount Trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Newt Loop bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,742 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,887 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,838 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,837 ft
  • Grade
    -0.019%
  • Grade max
    -44.01%
  • Grade min
    51.067%
  • Distance climb
    3,327 ft
  • Distance down
    3,146 ft
  • Distance flat
    162 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:58
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Status:
on Nov 11, 2018
Wet
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • 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
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
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  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
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      Newt Loop Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Nov 11, 2018 @ 6:37pm
      Nov 11, 2018
      Still hard pack for the majority, a bit slick in spots.
      Jul 1, 2018 @ 12:12pm
      Jul 1, 2018
      Jan 7, 2018 @ 12:09pm
      Jan 7, 2018
      Great shape, but just a bit damp. No problems however.
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      6 Months
      • 7 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
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      • 48 rides
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