1 miles
Distance
143 ft
Climb
-383 ft
Descent
00:12:57
Avg time

Potato Alley Details

  • Riding Area
    Peak District
    Sheffield
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Primitive
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #15400 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

A section that starts off mellow ad fairly flat before tipping into a boulder strewn rock garden descent. Make sure your saddle is down!

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Potato Alley bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -240 ft
  • Altitude min
    883 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,218 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,124 ft
  • Altitude end
    883 ft
  • Grade
    -3.535%
  • Grade max
    -27.164%
  • Grade min
    15.137%
  • Distance climb
    2,224 ft
  • Distance down
    3,838 ft
  • Distance flat
    738 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:57
  • Avg reverse time
    00:24:11
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Status:
on Aug 18, 2018
Dry
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

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • 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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      Potato Alley Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 60 rides
      • 21 miles avg distance
      All
      • 247 rides
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      1,252 |
      Jun 20, 2011 @ 10:38am
      Jun 20, 2011
      | 13 comments Potato Alley, Huddersfield

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      21 miles

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