907 ft
Distance
4 ft
Climb
-124 ft
Descent
00:02:49
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Pig's Tale Trail
  • Dirt Atisans
    Builder

Pig's Tale Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Devou Park
    Covington, Kentucky
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #15954 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #45340 in Trail Running
    • #83220 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 40 in Trail Running
    • 60 in Hiking

This trail was named after the dog of the designer of the Devou Park Trails. Pig (the dog) helped the designer layout all of the trials for the Devou Park Trail Expansion Project. He is sorely missed. This Trail is his tale. Trail is gnarly and quick, just like its name sake

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More Stats for Pig's Tale mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -120 ft
  • Altitude min
    682 ft
  • Altitude max
    802 ft
  • Altitude start
    802 ft
  • Altitude end
    682 ft
  • Grade max
    -56.274%
  • Grade min
    2.678%
  • Distance climb
    56 ft
  • Distance down
    765 ft
  • Distance flat
    86 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:49
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:16
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Status:
on Aug 14, 2021
Very Dry
Avg: 4.55 (7 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 8 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 255 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 898 rides
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      Sep 17, 2020 @ 12:05pm
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      Dec 10, 2015 @ 7:11am
      Dec 10, 2015
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      Pig's Tail | Devou Park
      0:54 | 168 | Sep 11, 2020 , Covington
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