2,252 ft
Distance
54 ft
Climb
-131 ft
Descent
00:03:46
Avg time

Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • Global Ranking
    #1199
  • Year Opened
    2015
  • Land Manager

Continuation of the Duluth Traverse, connecting Twin Ponds with Observation Road (area sometimes referred to as 'antenna hill').

Access Info

Park at the City's Twin Ponds parking lot

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Observation Hill (Duluth Traverse) mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -78 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,072 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,190 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,150 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,072 ft
  • Grade max
    -21.725%
  • Grade min
    13.327%
  • Distance climb
    755 ft
  • Distance down
    1,169 ft
  • Distance flat
    290 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:46
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:09
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Status:
on May 15, 2017
Prevalent Mud
Avg: 5 (3 votes)

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Observation Hill... Trail Reports

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May 15, 2017 @ 5:53am
May 15, 2017
reporter Trails are muddy: due to early AM rain.
May 7, 2017 @ 8:21am
May 7, 2017
Perfectly dry with the exception of a puddle at the twin ponds trailhead.
May 6, 2017 @ 8:58pm
May 6, 2017
Mar 27, 2017 @ 6:21am
Mar 27, 2017
Closed for spring thaw - please be patient!
Mar 10, 2017 @ 6:07am
Mar 10, 2017
Many icy spots; avoid riding when temps into the 30's
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Oct 13, 2015 @ 6:51am
Oct 13, 2015
Observation Hill (Duluth Traverse)

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