1.7 miles
Distance
36 ft
Climb
-260 ft
Descent
00:23:02
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Railroad Bed Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Rail Trail
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Adaptive MTB, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #19427 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #13844 in Trail Running
    • #12439 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    40 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking
  • OSM Way

Technically a rail trail for most of its length, though the railroad in question dated from the 19th century. Fairly rocky from Alms House north to the Land Trust lot, with several bridges over small creeks.

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More Stats for Railroad Bed Trail multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -224 ft
  • Altitude min
    841 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,065 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,065 ft
  • Altitude end
    840 ft
  • Grade
    -2.5%
  • Grade max
    -17.7%
  • Grade min
    17%
  • Distance climb
    2,136 ft
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    213 ft
  • Avg time
    00:23:02
  • Avg reverse time
    00:31:57
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on Mar 19, 2023
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Trail Conditions
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  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Railroad Bed Trail Trail Reports

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      Mar 19, 2023 @ 10:20am
      Mar 19, 2023
      reporter region open, variable drying, some wet spots in the usual lower areas, please stay on trails
      Mar 17, 2023 @ 1:03pm
      Mar 17, 2023
      reporter rain, region closed, please don't ride wet trails, wait 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      Mar 17, 2023 @ 1:00pm
      Mar 17, 2023
      reporter rain, region closed, please don't ride wet trails, wait 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      Mar 4, 2023 @ 2:22pm
      Mar 4, 2023
      reporter region open, variable drying, some wet spots in the usual lower areas, please stay on trails
      Mar 4, 2023 @ 2:18pm
      Mar 4, 2023
      reporter region open, variable drying, some wet spots in the usual lower areas, please stay on trails
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 4 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 8 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      All
      • 68 rides
      • Last: Mar 28, 2023

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      Jun 22, 2019 @ 7:28am
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