3,606 ft
Distance
114 ft
Climb
-181 ft
Descent
00:05:54
Avg time

Rough Trade Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Kelso
    Milton, Ontario
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Face, Rock Garden, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #915 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

One of the more advanced trail at Kelso, also one of the most fun. Following old fence lines it snakes through the trees and over rocks.

More Stats for Rough Trade bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -67 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,036 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,135 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,103 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,036 ft
  • Grade
    -1.847%
  • Grade max
    -22.071%
  • Grade min
    23.883%
  • Distance climb
    943 ft
  • Distance down
    2,147 ft
  • Distance flat
    475 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:54
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:35
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Status:
on Nov 2, 2019
Variable
Avg: 4.4 (12 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
Trail Ridden Direction
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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
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
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  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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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
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      Rough Trade Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 1,270 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 4,714 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      82 |
      May 8, 2018 @ 3:41am
      May 8, 2018
      124 |
      Apr 30, 2017 @ 2:55pm
      Apr 30, 2017
      193 |
      Nov 28, 2016 @ 4:39pm
      Nov 28, 2016
      375 |
      Jan 19, 2011 @ 11:34am
      Jan 19, 2011

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag ScottTaylor (Aug 26, 2019 at 16:18)
       Tight this trail is tight but fun to maneuver around. Nothing too hard, a couple of big rock rolls.
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