994 ft
Distance
-194 ft
Descent
00:03:29
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Switchbacks Trail

Switchbacks Details

  • Riding Area
    Wild Park
    Brighton
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Extreme
  • Global Ranking
    #4900 in Mountain Biking

A twisty descent filled with switchbacks. Can you make it down in one piece?

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More Stats for Switchbacks bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -194 ft
  • Altitude min
    270 ft
  • Altitude max
    465 ft
  • Altitude start
    465 ft
  • Altitude end
    270 ft
  • Grade max
    -34.762%
  • Grade min
    -8.923%
  • Distance down
    994 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:29
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Status:
on Jul 31, 2016
Avg: 5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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 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
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
Directions to switchbacks-24500 trailhead (50.854235, -0.118383)
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Switchbacks Trail Reports

datedescription
Jul 31, 2016 @ 5:51pm
Jul 31, 2016
lots of loose twigs. needs a clear up.
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Photos

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Jun 10, 2017 @ 3:11am
Jun 10, 2017
Switchbacks, My City
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Mar 31, 2014 @ 2:25am
Mar 31, 2014
Switchbacks, Rochester
209 |
Jun 30, 2012 @ 3:05pm
Jun 30, 2012
| 1 comments Switchbacks, Bracknell
126 |
May 9, 2010 @ 8:04am
May 9, 2010
Switchbacks, Penshurst

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