4,789 ft
Distance
109 ft
Climb
-522 ft
Descent
00:05:21
Avg time

Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
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  • Global Ranking

This is the highest starting single track trail at Tokai and has great views from the trail head. A series of several tight switch backs take you down a steep loose mountain side. The trail is narrow and the sandy surface up top gives way to rocks and hard pack as you descend. A great place to practice switchback cornering skills, with care. There are a few short sections better graded black diamond but ridden with care the trail remains a blue grade affair. Beware trail side plant growth and the odd sudden section of gnar. Get that slow speed cornering tweaked!

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More Stats for Switchbacks (Bridal Path) mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -413 ft
  • Altitude min
    879 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,300 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,300 ft
  • Altitude end
    886 ft
  • Grade
    -8.628%
  • Grade max
    -35.96%
  • Grade min
    22.706%
  • Distance climb
    1,157 ft
  • Distance down
    3,480 ft
  • Distance flat
    151 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:21
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Status:
on Oct 1, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Switchbacks... Trail Reports

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Oct 1, 2017 @ 9:23am
Oct 1, 2017
Sep 27, 2017 @ 3:39am
Sep 27, 2017
A series of tight switch backs take you down a steep slope. The trail is narrow and the sandy surface up top gives way to rocks and hard pack as...
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Oct 5, 2017 @ 2:28am
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Switchbacks (Bridal Path)

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