2 miles
Distance
445 ft
Climb
-1,095 ft
Descent
00:34:25
Avg time

Taipan Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Minčol
    Žilina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Wilderness Trail
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #17526 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • OSM Way

Wilderness trail that is difficult not because of it's steepnes but because of it's width and various natural trail features. Contains lot of natural rock gardens and off camber roots sections.

This trail is unsanctioned, use at your own risk!

More Stats for Taipan bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -650 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,270 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,076 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,920 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,270 ft
  • Grade
    -5.152%
  • Grade max
    -45.436%
  • Grade min
    43.127%
  • Distance climb
    4,100 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Avg time
    00:34:25
  • Avg reverse time
    00:42:19
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Status:
on Oct 15, 2019
Variable
Avg: 4.25 (8 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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
  • 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
      Directions to taipan-60630 trailhead (49.125720, 18.820220)
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      Taipan Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 5:54am
      Oct 15, 2019
      Jeden strom sa obchádza, ináč ok. Pár miest bolo vlhkých, ale to už asi teraz na jeseň tak bude ????
      Oct 8, 2019 @ 1:48pm
      Oct 8, 2019
      Od začiatku po spadnuty strom námraza, potom par sto metrov vlhko a potom prevazne sucho
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 3:26am
      Oct 6, 2019
      reporter Mokro.
      Aug 27, 2019 @ 11:39pm
      Aug 27, 2019
      Alles gute, obchadza sa len jeden strom.
      May 31, 2019 @ 6:27am
      May 31, 2019
      velky suchy kmen treba obist, inak ok...na konci nad zvaznicou popadane velke listnace...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 31 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 24 rides
      • 25 miles avg distance
      All
      • 88 rides
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      Photos

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      Oct 20, 2018 @ 10:52am
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      112 |
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 10:51am
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      453 |
      Jul 27, 2016 @ 11:16am
      Jul 27, 2016
      563 |
      Jul 27, 2016 @ 11:16am
      Jul 27, 2016

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      lots of fun!
      31 miles

      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag arczii (May 3, 2019 at 10:10)
       Too much pedaling, too little descent.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag smah22 (Jul 15, 2019 at 10:30)
       Chodník je celý krásne prejazdný až na jeden strom, ktory sa da v pohode obísť.
      [Reply]
      • - 1
      flag Deletezajac (Aug 5, 2019 at 15:20)
       Why!? Why black difficulty!?
      [Reply]

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