3,725 ft
Distance
75 ft
Climb
-240 ft
Descent
00:07:49
Avg time

R.I.P. Details

  • Riding area
    Homer Folks
    Oneonta, New York
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Season
    Year-round
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Jump, Rock Face, Other
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #6719

R.I.P is a bi-directional trail starting at the Water Tanks above Homer Folks Job Corps campus, and ending at the north end of Strawberry Fields. It intersects Over Easy and Black Coffee and is a local favorite in both directions.

Starting at the top the first half is relatively flat, smooth and twisty with some rollers that offer a fun rhythm section. After the big log roll-over you begin the descent, which has more roots and rocks, with several off-camber turns. After the traverse under the cliff advanced riders have a couple opportunities for airtime with an optional step-down and a rock drop before the slight climb out to Strawberry Fields. Climbing RIP is a great challenge for those who like a bit of technical climb.

Access Info

From SUNY Oneonta/West Street/Job Corps Academy: climb the fire road from Homer Folks Job Corps Academy campus. all the way to the water tanks. Upon arriving at water tanks, RIP is on your left, marked by a slab of rock painted RIP. From Hartwick College: ride to the north end of Strawberry Fields on main truck track. Look to the right, and RIP will be marked by a large slab of rock painted RIP.

More Stats for R.I.P. mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -163 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,542 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,740 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,707 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,543 ft
  • Grade
    -4.387%
  • Grade max
    -23.283%
  • Grade min
    13.167%
  • Distance climb
    1,165 ft
  • Distance down
    2,495 ft
  • Distance flat
    64 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:49
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:58
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Status:
on Apr 22, 2018
Dry
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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R.I.P. Trail Reports

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Apr 22, 2018 @ 12:07pm
Apr 22, 2018
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Feb 25, 2014 @ 9:01pm
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R.I.P., Oneonta

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