3 miles
Distance
171 ft
Climb
-2,029 ft
Descent
00:18:37
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Runaway Train Trail

Runaway Train Details

  • Riding area
    Whitefish Mountain Resort
    Whitefish, Montana
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Jump, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #7420
  • Year Opened
    2008
  • Land Manager

Runaway Train is our everything trail. This trail first opened in 2008, is for experts only & combines all the features of modern freeride mountain biking into one exciting package. Berms? Check. Rock drops? Check. Jumps? Check. Steepness? Check. Flow? Check, money order, cash.

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More Stats for Runaway Train mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,857 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,762 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,633 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,633 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,775 ft
  • Grade
    -11.667%
  • Grade max
    -303.361%
  • Grade min
    87.097%
  • Distance climb
    2,001 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,718 ft
  • Avg time
    00:18:37
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Status:
on Sep 10, 2017
Very Dry
Avg: 4.8 (10 votes)

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Runaway Train Trail Reports

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Sep 10, 2017 @ 12:40pm
Sep 10, 2017
Sep 2, 2017 @ 8:46pm
Sep 2, 2017
reporter
Jul 3, 2014 @ 6:41pm
Jul 3, 2014
Opens 7/2. Accessed via the service road from the summit that leads to the Summit Trail.
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Sep 22, 2016 @ 8:41am
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Runaway Train, Whitefish
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Runaway Train, Whitefish
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Jul 12, 2016 @ 9:27am
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Runaway Train, Whitefish
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Jul 12, 2016 @ 9:26am
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Runaway Train, Whitefish

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Montana Enduro Series: 2016 Enduro Pescado race
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag scotttherider (Aug 28, 2016 at 20:50)
 Solid old school dh trail. Careful if your running tubeless you'll flat on this trail.
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