2 miles
Distance
431 ft
Climb
-352 ft
Descent
00:32:24
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Palisades 17 Trail

Palisades 17 Details

  • Riding Area
    Sterling Forest State Park
    Newburgh, New York
  • AKA
    Munsee Eagle
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All but free/thaw and heavy rain
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #16065 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2017
  • Land Manager

This trail is the work accomplished by the Palisades trail crew in 2017. This is just a section of the Munsee Eagle trail that was officially opened on Sept 30, 2018.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Palisades 17 bike trail
  • Altitude change
    79 ft
  • Altitude min
    776 ft
  • Altitude max
    932 ft
  • Altitude start
    823 ft
  • Altitude end
    903 ft
  • Grade
    0.7%
  • Grade max
    -26.05%
  • Grade min
    23.264%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    4,665 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,270 ft
  • Avg time
    00:32:24
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Status:
on Dec 23, 2018
Avg: 4.35 (3 votes)

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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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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • 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
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      Palisades 17 Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Dec 23, 2018 @ 7:00pm
      Dec 23, 2018
      Dec 21, 2018 @ 3:03pm
      Dec 21, 2018
      reporter
      Dec 12, 2018 @ 10:13am
      Dec 12, 2018
      reporter
      Oct 14, 2018 @ 7:51am
      Oct 14, 2018
      Trail has muddy spots that are taking several days to dry out with all the rain that we have been having lately.
      Sep 30, 2018 @ 5:48am
      Sep 30, 2018
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 112 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 207 rides
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      Photos

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      48 |
      Feb 14, 2018 @ 10:59am
      Feb 14, 2018
      Palisades 17, Warwick
      48 |
      Feb 14, 2018 @ 10:59am
      Feb 14, 2018
      Palisades 17, My City
      67 |
      Dec 18, 2017 @ 7:09am
      Dec 18, 2017
      | 1 comments Palisades 17, Brooklyn
      99 |
      Nov 15, 2017 @ 6:26pm
      Nov 15, 2017
      Palisades 17, Tuxedo Park

      Routes with this trail

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      Shepherds to Munsee Eagle
      18 miles

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