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
  • 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 mountain 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 Oct 14, 2018
Wet
Avg: 4.35 (3 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to palisades-17 trailhead (41.205060, -74.237120)
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Palisades 17 Trail Reports

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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
May 21, 2018 @ 2:42pm
May 21, 2018
Tree down. Could be cut with a hand saw. Plus the usual prevalent mud spots.
May 19, 2018 @ 10:10am
May 19, 2018
May 19, 2018 @ 10:09am
May 19, 2018
Tree top (maple) on the ‘bee line” section between the mushroom rock and unfinished ledge crossover
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Photos

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Feb 14, 2018 @ 10:59am
Feb 14, 2018
Palisades 17, Warwick
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Feb 14, 2018 @ 10:59am
Feb 14, 2018
Palisades 17, My City
56 |
Dec 18, 2017 @ 7:09am
Dec 18, 2017
Palisades 17, Brooklyn
89 |
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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