2,549 ft
Distance
43 ft
Climb
-42 ft
Descent
773 ft
High Point

Paul Bunyan Details

  • Riding Area
    Kiwanis Recreation Area
    Mankato, Minnesota
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, DJ, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Season
    Open Year Round except for Mud/Thaw
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Ladder Bridge, Log Ride, Skinny, Teeter Totter
  • Global Ranking
    #86641 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2016
  • Land Manager
    Mankato Parks Dept.

The Paul Bunyan Loop is an offshoot of the main Blue trail which features several more advanced wood features like log piles, log ladder climbs, stockade skinny and large teeter totter.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Paul Bunyan bike trail
  • Altitude change
    1 ft
  • Altitude min
    758 ft
  • Altitude start
    766 ft
  • Altitude end
    766 ft
  • Grade
    0.026%
  • Grade max
    -10.321%
  • Grade min
    10.668%
  • Distance climb
    1,162 ft
  • Distance down
    1,077 ft
  • Distance flat
    310 ft
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Status:
on Dec 2, 2018
Snow Packed
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
LEGEND
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
Directions to paul-bunyan-122367 trailhead (44.197921, -94.015288)
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Paul Bunyan Trail Reports

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