3,771 ft
14 ft
-205 ft
Avg time

Runway Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Jump
  • Ride in rain
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager

This freeride descent is packed with features, designed so beginners can roll the jumps while experienced riders can get some serious air. Experience Turbulence as you drop in, feel the speed through the Corkscrew and explode out of the Bombhole before lining up for the final approach. If it's your first time, we recommend checking out the features on foot before riding them.

Starts at the end of the singletrack cannonball run section. You can also reach this point by forest road.

Freeride style descent. Includes table-tops, drop-offs, a bombhole and large bermed corners.

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More Stats for Runway mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -191 ft
  • Altitude min
    739 ft
  • Altitude max
    930 ft
  • Altitude start
    930 ft
  • Altitude end
    739 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    247 ft
  • Distance down
    3,166 ft
  • Distance flat
    358 ft
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on May 12, 2017
Very Dry
Avg: 3 (7 votes)

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2 Reviews & Comments

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flag Ozziefish (Mar 17, 2015 at 5:37)
 I made the mistake of assuming that a Freeride/downhill trail would be rideable on a downhill bike. I really should have looked at trailforks before going since it is essentially flat, and there is no way to get the speed required to clear the features on a DH bike - in reality it is hardly a Freeride run at all. Was a nice day out nonetheless and I shall be going back on my AM bike in the future.
  • + 1
flag BenSheil (Jul 25, 2016 at 15:18)
 Runway's an alright trail, but it's the only reason for me to go to Carron Valley. It can be quite fast and flowey, and it's suitable for both beginners and more experienced rider as on most features there's a choice of how 'big' you want to go. However I do feel like the climb to get to it is a bit much for what it is, I think it really could do with a little individual path from the bottom of it leading back up it again.

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The Runway Carron Valley
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