2,780 ft
Distance
88 ft
Climb
-61 ft
Descent
00:05:23
Avg time

Purgatory Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    Antietam Lake Park
    Reading, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #39494 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 30 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Land Manager
    Berks County Parks

This is the trail that never ends...seriously though, you'll feel like you're going in circles. Windy, narrow, rocky, rooty, twisting singletrack that sometimes even seems to completely disappear.

More Stats for Purgatory bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    27 ft
  • Altitude min
    905 ft
  • Altitude max
    945 ft
  • Altitude start
    905 ft
  • Altitude end
    932 ft
  • Grade
    0.968%
  • Grade max
    -10.01%
  • Grade min
    13.561%
  • Distance climb
    1,095 ft
  • Distance down
    1,128 ft
  • Distance flat
    556 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:23
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:33
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Status:
on Dec 30, 2020
Variable
Avg: 3 (2 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
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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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

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Purgatory Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Dec 30, 2020 @ 1:09pm
      Dec 30, 2020
      reporter Large tree down
      Aug 17, 2020 @ 9:37am
      Aug 17, 2020
      reporter
      Aug 8, 2020 @ 2:19pm
      Aug 8, 2020
      reporter
      Jul 25, 2019 @ 9:55am
      Jul 25, 2019
      Dry Large tree down across trail, blocking trail
      Jun 4, 2019 @ 2:10pm
      Jun 4, 2019
      reporter
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 20 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 176 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      4 |
      Dec 30, 2020 @ 1:09pm
      Dec 30, 2020
      21 |
      Jul 25, 2019 @ 9:56am
      Jul 25, 2019

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag EDDIEK118 (Jan 1, 2020 at 10:10)
       Ccccooollllldddd
      [Reply]

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