187 ft
Distance
-17 ft
Descent
00:00:30
Avg time

Optional Line on 5a Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Gateway Trails
    La Crosse, Wisconsin
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #148675 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #62553 in Trail Running
    • #26376 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    15 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 15 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2020
  • Land Manager
    Outdoor Recreation Alliance \"ORA Trails\"

Optional Line on 5a

More Stats for Optional Line on 5a bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -18 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,125 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,143 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,143 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,125 ft
  • Grade
    -9.8%
  • Grade max
    -16.5%
  • Grade min
    -5.1%
  • Distance down
    187 ft
  • Avg time
    00:00:30
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:56
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on Mar 24, 2022
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      Optional Line on 5a Trail Reports

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      Mar 24, 2022 @ 11:00am
      Mar 24, 2022
      reporter Closed for Spring thaw Mud and Ice prevalent
      Aug 19, 2021 @ 11:58am
      Aug 19, 2021
      reporter dry
      Aug 11, 2021 @ 1:38pm
      Aug 11, 2021
      reporter Closed - Lots of Mud due to recent flooding and rains
      Nov 17, 2020 @ 6:27pm
      Nov 17, 2020
      reporter Freeze / Thaw Conditions are prevalant, please be wise when using our trails and discontinue use if soft or muddy
      Nov 5, 2020 @ 7:35am
      Nov 5, 2020
      reporter Trails are Rad - Enjoy before Winter comes back again
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      6 Months
      • 7 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 36 rides
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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      ChanceFuller (Dec 4, 2020 at 20:25)
       Sorta blind if your not expecting it. Not too difficult, come in slowish, and youll roll right over it. Easiest line is on the right.
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