2,231 ft
Distance
-125 ft
Descent
00:04:27
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Mount Penn Preserve
    Reading, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #50925 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 60 in Trail Running
    • 65 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    City of Reading PA

Fun fast singletrack that runs from Spuhler Ln down to the start of the Ferndale Trail. Mostly packed dirt, some rocks and roots.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Spuhler to the Ferndale Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -128 ft
  • Altitude min
    924 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,052 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,052 ft
  • Altitude end
    925 ft
  • Grade
    -5.7%
  • Grade max
    -18.8%
  • Grade min
    0.9%
  • Distance climb
    66 ft
  • Distance down
    1,975 ft
  • Distance flat
    190 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:27
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:20
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Status:
on Jun 7, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 3 (1 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
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
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Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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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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      Spuhler to the... Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 17 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 313 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 842 rides
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      Photos

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      172 |
      Oct 27, 2017 @ 7:05am
      Oct 27, 2017
      190 |
      Oct 27, 2017 @ 7:05am
      Oct 27, 2017
      220 |
      Apr 6, 2017 @ 4:46pm
      Apr 6, 2017

      Routes with this trail

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      Mount Penn Tower Trail to Ferndale (IMBA 1)
      2 miles
      A-Line Laps
      2 miles
      Shuttle - Speed and Flow
      7 miles
      Rugged and rocky
      7 miles

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