3,977 ft
Distance
148 ft
Climb
-159 ft
Descent
00:12:22
Avg time

Switchback Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Camp Fortune
    Chelsea, Quebec
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    april-October
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #12768 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager
    Camp Fortune

Technically challenging natural terrain with varying elevation. New Finish connects with old Shed Run trail.

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Local Trail Association
More Stats for Switchback mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -11 ft
  • Altitude min
    799 ft
  • Altitude max
    915 ft
  • Altitude start
    913 ft
  • Altitude end
    902 ft
  • Grade max
    -17.209%
  • Grade min
    18.664%
  • Distance climb
    1,898 ft
  • Distance down
    1,666 ft
  • Distance flat
    413 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:22
  • Avg reverse time
    00:26:26
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Status:
on Jun 25, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 4.55 (9 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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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • 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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      Switchback Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 25, 2020 @ 6:40am
      Jun 25, 2020
      May 31, 2020 @ 11:00am
      May 31, 2020
      Very nice! Need more signs to not get lost. Need one way signs (at least during COVID-19)
      May 29, 2020 @ 6:24pm
      May 29, 2020
      Dec 17, 2019 @ 6:33pm
      Dec 17, 2019
      Closed for the season, see you in 2020! :)
      Nov 3, 2019 @ 4:10pm
      Nov 3, 2019
      Wet. Too much leafs. Still nice to do.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 9 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 71 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 650 rides
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      Photos

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag carbonpro (Sep 8, 2016 at 8:42)
       Great trail and a nice loop to extend Sunset !
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag tlabs360 (Sep 15, 2017 at 5:38)
       Great trail to get the legs warmed up, 3 fun drops included Smile
      [Reply]

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