4,003 ft
Distance
4 ft
Climb
-816 ft
Descent
00:12:21
Avg time

Secret Valley Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
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  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Other
  • Global Ranking
    #64643 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking

Loam Heaven Secret Valley offers some of the best dirt on Doi Suthep. This single track starts fast and gets steep quick (average grade is -26%). It throws some tricky rocky sections and some of the tightest and steepest switchbacks you will ever see as the trail cuts along the side of the mountain. Keep your lines clean and your pedals clear of the hillside to avoid falling deep into the jungle. A wide wood bridge over a creek crossings and then more tight switchbacks as you make your way onto the ridge of a small knoll that offers stunning views of the hillside. You can bomb over the top of the knoll down to the double track or take the tight turn to the left down to the same double track. Follow it out to Ban Khun Chang Khian Access Loop.

Access Info

Like you are going to School Run but stay right of the shed and look for the trail entrance.

Disclaimer

Watch out for villagers using the trail

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More Stats for Secret Valley mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -812 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,559 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,371 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,371 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,560 ft
  • Grade
    -20.3%
  • Grade max
    -100.8%
  • Grade min
    2.8%
  • Distance climb
    36 ft
  • Distance down
    3,967 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:21
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on May 6, 2023
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Avg: 4.5 (2 votes)
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      Secret Valley Trail Reports

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      May 6, 2023 @ 11:58pm
      May 6, 2023
      Cleared the trees after the bridge. Running great now
      Apr 15, 2023 @ 3:51am
      Apr 15, 2023
      Two trees down on Secret Valley just after the bridge. Can easily be cut with a foldable handsaw for anyone who is willing.
      Apr 11, 2021 @ 12:11am
      Apr 11, 2021
      Trail is running good. Watch out in the switch-backs. Loamy dirt and leaves means not much support on the edges.
      Sep 9, 2020 @ 3:33am
      Sep 9, 2020
      Trail was cleaned up and cleared out by Neil and the Chiang Mai Trail Busters. Still slick at the top, watch out for the green moss.
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      6 Months
      • 14 rides
      • 21 miles avg distance
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      • 185 rides
      • Last: Apr 13, 2024

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