3,711 ft
Distance
186 ft
Climb
-494 ft
Descent
00:17:27
Avg time

Steeps Details

  • Riding Area
    Laie Falls
    Laie, Hawaii
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking
    #8609 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This ridge is more rugged than the other two ridges. It's mostly a hike-a-bike up and then has an advanced all-mountain feel coming down. This line is my preferred line coming down. If you keep your momentum you can charge up pretty much all the climbs and the descents are steep and tricky. It doesn't get much use though so is sometimes a bit overgrown.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Steeps bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -308 ft
  • Altitude min
    246 ft
  • Altitude max
    571 ft
  • Altitude start
    562 ft
  • Altitude end
    254 ft
  • Grade
    -8.287%
  • Grade max
    -91.672%
  • Grade min
    118.586%
  • Distance climb
    999 ft
  • Distance down
    2,490 ft
  • Distance flat
    222 ft
  • Avg time
    00:17:27
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Status:
on Dec 22, 2016
Wet
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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      Steeps Trail Reports

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      Dec 22, 2016 @ 2:53pm
      Dec 22, 2016
      Fast, fun descent. Watch that you don't overshoot the switchback to stay on the black diamond descent - the blue route is completely overgrown and...
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