2 miles
Distance
272 ft
Climb
-255 ft
Descent
00:19:10
Avg time

Paw Paw Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Turkey Run Park
    Louisville, Kentucky
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Global Ranking
    #22799 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

A 2.3 mile, easy hike/bike soft trail through Turkey Run Forest. Access the trail via the paved excursion trail from the Sky Meadows/Boulder Pond parking lot. Along the route you may choose to cut over onto Chinkapin Trail, or continue on to the Louisville Loop just north of the Brown-Forman Silo Center.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Paw Paw Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    18 ft
  • Altitude min
    553 ft
  • Altitude max
    658 ft
  • Altitude start
    635 ft
  • Altitude end
    653 ft
  • Grade
    0.162%
  • Grade max
    -24.388%
  • Grade min
    23.194%
  • Distance climb
    4,710 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    965 ft
  • Avg time
    00:19:10
  • Avg reverse time
    00:23:06
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Status:
on Jan 1, 2019
Prevalent Mud
Avg: 4 (2 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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  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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
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  • photo Photo
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  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • 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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      Paw Paw Trail Trail Reports

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      Jan 1, 2019 @ 2:27pm
      Jan 1, 2019
      It had rained 3 days ago and was almost impossible to make the climbs
      Jul 25, 2018 @ 6:52am
      Jul 25, 2018
      Greasy roots, usual traps are muddy, the rest is choice.
      Jun 16, 2018 @ 7:15pm
      Jun 16, 2018
      Nov 26, 2017 @ 9:01am
      Nov 26, 2017
      Jun 4, 2017 @ 10:05pm
      Jun 4, 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 40 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 196 rides
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      Photos

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      Aug 5, 2017 @ 10:11am
      Aug 5, 2017
      Paw Paw Trail, My City
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      Aug 5, 2017 @ 9:56am
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      Paw Paw Trail, My City
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      Aug 5, 2017 @ 9:55am
      Aug 5, 2017
      Paw Paw Trail, My City
      16 |
      Aug 5, 2017 @ 9:55am
      Aug 5, 2017
      Paw Paw Trail, My City

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