2 miles
Distance
116 ft
Climb
-319 ft
Descent
00:26:32
Avg time

Railroad Bed Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Rail Trail
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #74431 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 40 in Trail Running
    • 90 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.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Railroad Bed Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -202 ft
  • Altitude min
    839 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,046 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,046 ft
  • Altitude end
    844 ft
  • Grade
    -2.286%
  • Grade max
    -25.792%
  • Grade min
    28.673%
  • Distance climb
    1,439 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    754 ft
  • Avg time
    00:26:32
  • Avg reverse time
    00:23:24
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Status:
on Sep 23, 2020
Wet
Avg: 5 (1 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
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  • 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

  • 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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Railroad Bed Trail Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 23, 2020 @ 4:27pm
      Sep 23, 2020
      reporter rain, closed, please don't ride wet trails 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      Sep 18, 2020 @ 8:16pm
      Sep 18, 2020
      reporter open, mostly dryed out fast so a few variable conditions on lower trails to avoid
      Sep 17, 2020 @ 7:28am
      Sep 17, 2020
      reporter light rain, closed, should dry fast in 24hrs or so
      Sep 4, 2020 @ 11:13pm
      Sep 4, 2020
      reporter Open
      Aug 25, 2020 @ 10:29am
      Aug 25, 2020
      reporter rain, closed, please don't ride wet trails 24-48hrs after last rain event or until re-opened
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 15 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 12 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      16 |
      Jun 22, 2019 @ 7:28am
      Jun 22, 2019
      84 |
      Jun 5, 2019 @ 11:25am
      Jun 5, 2019

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