2,853 ft
Distance
59 ft
Climb
-207 ft
Descent
00:03:31
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Sour Mash (Lower) Trail

Sour Mash (Lower) Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Whiskey Run Trails
    Coos Bay, Oregon
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #13036 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager
    Coos County Forest

This flow style downhill trail dips and dives through the forest with ridable back-slopes, small berms, and optional jumps from the rollers if you carry enough speed. This trail is rated BLUE SQUARE for speed, fast corners, and tight lines. THIS IS A DOWNHILL ONLY TRAIL from the Hollerback intersection! The trail ends at an access road which you can take back up to the top of Sour Mash and loop it again. For a longer downhill centered ride after climbing back up the Access Road, continue all the way down Hollerback, Well Shot, Dirty Dishes and Stay Tuned. You won't be disappointed... if you have a vehicle waiting for you at the bottom.

Access Info

Climb Hollerback all the way to the top. It will intersect with the beginning of Sour Mash. Open your suspension, rev up your gears and drop into the left.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Sour Mash (Lower) mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -149 ft
  • Altitude min
    409 ft
  • Altitude max
    562 ft
  • Altitude start
    560 ft
  • Altitude end
    412 ft
  • Grade
    -5.209%
  • Grade max
    -31.225%
  • Grade min
    26.266%
  • Distance climb
    723 ft
  • Distance down
    1,808 ft
  • Distance flat
    245 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:31
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:48
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Status:
on Apr 16, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 4.75 (4 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
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • 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
  • 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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      Sour Mash (Lower) Trail Reports

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      Apr 16, 2020 @ 2:15pm
      Apr 16, 2020
      Mar 8, 2020 @ 5:00pm
      Mar 8, 2020
      Mar 6, 2020 @ 5:00pm
      Mar 6, 2020
      reporter
      Jan 13, 2020 @ 1:00pm
      Jan 13, 2020
      Jan 10, 2020 @ 12:05pm
      Jan 10, 2020
      reporter Lots of rain, please preserve our trail system by waiting until it dries out.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 44 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 148 rides
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      Photos

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      140 |
      Feb 7, 2018 @ 9:17am
      Feb 7, 2018

      Routes with this trail

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      titleratingdistance
      Tour Of The Trails-Blue
      16 miles
      Full Flight 2 (phase 1)
      15 miles
      Whiskey Sampler (phase 1)
      7 miles
      Downhills 1
      14 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag whiskeyqueen WRCMBA (Sep 25, 2018 at 21:34)
       This is a one way, downhill only trail!
      [Reply]

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