4,595 ft
Distance
466 ft
Climb
-28 ft
Descent
00:12:41
Avg time

R18 Fire Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Ridgeway Park
    Hobart
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #36658 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

A gruelling climb, or a fast descent This fire trail links the Reservoir park with the bottom end of the Pipeline track, as well as connecting through to the city.

More Stats for R18 Fire Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    438 ft
  • Altitude min
    518 ft
  • Altitude max
    967 ft
  • Altitude start
    518 ft
  • Altitude end
    956 ft
  • Grade
    9.534%
  • Grade max
    -9.837%
  • Grade min
    24.248%
  • Distance climb
    4,156 ft
  • Distance down
    359 ft
  • Distance flat
    79 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:41
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:30
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Status:
on Sep 2, 2019
Dry
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 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
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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
  • 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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to r18-fire-trail trailhead (-42.907530, 147.292770)
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      R18 Fire Trail Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 2, 2019 @ 10:17pm
      Sep 2, 2019
      Open, clean....2nd previous comment is right - it is kinda boring now. The worst rutted and pinchy bits have been graded off.
      May 30, 2019 @ 5:21pm
      May 30, 2019
      Fire Trail maintenance work start 5th March 2018
      Feb 3, 2019 @ 12:11am
      Feb 3, 2019
      Graded 2018. Sort of boring now...
      Mar 4, 2018 @ 1:58pm
      Mar 4, 2018
      closed in March for Fire Trail maintenance. see...
      Mar 1, 2018 @ 9:33pm
      Mar 1, 2018
      Maintenance works starting early March. See...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 49 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 424 rides
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