2.6 miles
Distance
383 ft
Climb
-375 ft
Descent
00:27:18
Avg time

Switch Back Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
    • Snowshoe
    • Nordic Ski
  • Riding Area
    Bavington - Hillman State Park
    Burgettstown, Pennsylvania
  • AKA
    Bavington Time Trial Section 2
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #116528 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #81464 in Trail Running
    • #42815 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
    • 5 in Skiing

3.0 miles
Located at the intersection of Haul Road and Five Points Extension, this trail travels uphill through a pine forest and crosses Five Points Road. This trail intersects Gelding Trail in three locations.

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Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Switch Back Trail bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    9 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,106 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,161 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,130 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,139 ft
  • Grade
    0.063%
  • Grade max
    -30.349%
  • Grade min
    37.95%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    2,247 ft
  • Avg time
    00:27:18
  • Avg reverse time
    00:27:16
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on May 11, 2022
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 35 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
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      • 485 rides
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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      Jschaaf6 (Jul 28, 2019 at 5:31)
       A couple trees down and some muddy spots
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      Hillman State Park 8/16
      1:54 | | Mar 31, 2017 , Burgettstown
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