2,829 ft
Distance
27 ft
Climb
-89 ft
Descent
00:03:54
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Super Nova Trail
  • Bristol Trails Group
    since 2015
    Sponsor

Super Nova Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Ashton Court
    Bristol
  • AKA
    Red section, Red descent
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All year
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #10968 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2015
  • Land Manager

Steeper and more technical than the Blue Nova trail. Contains berms, rollers, step ups, drop offs and rock gardens.

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More Stats for Super Nova mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -62 ft
  • Altitude min
    404 ft
  • Altitude max
    466 ft
  • Altitude start
    466 ft
  • Altitude end
    404 ft
  • Grade max
    -15.073%
  • Grade min
    5.174%
  • Distance climb
    1,082 ft
  • Distance down
    1,687 ft
  • Distance flat
    60 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:54
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:36
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Status:
on Apr 23, 2022
Dry
Avg: 4.4 (5 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Super Nova Trail Reports

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      Apr 23, 2022 @ 7:19am
      Apr 23, 2022
      Feb 14, 2022 @ 5:41am
      Feb 14, 2022
      Bottom section reopenned. Bit loose on some of the berms.
      Jan 29, 2022 @ 12:32am
      Jan 29, 2022
      Bottom section currently closed for some serious smoothing by the looks of it.
      Jan 29, 2022 @ 12:32am
      Jan 29, 2022
      Bottom section closed for some serious smoothing out.
      Sep 19, 2021 @ 8:30am
      Sep 19, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 21 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 183 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,087 rides
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      Jan 29, 2022
      175 |
      Nov 14, 2015 @ 12:12pm
      Nov 14, 2015

      Routes with this trail

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      Best of Bristol Singletrack17 miles
      Best of Bristol Singletrack17 miles

      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      sentryrider (Apr 1, 2018 at 14:04)
       Currently closed due to maintainence. And idiots blocking the trail.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Harrymillar (Jun 7, 2018 at 11:48)
       Is open now
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      AgentDagnamit (Feb 7, 2022 at 0:19)
       Now a blue grade flow trail
      [Reply]





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