2 miles
Distance
445 ft
Climb
-1,095 ft
Descent
00:33:46
Avg time

Taipan Details

  • Riding Area
    Minčol
    Žilina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Wilderness Trail
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • 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, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Taipan hike 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
    00:33:46
  • Avg reverse time
    00:42:19
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Status:
on Nov 17, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.35 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
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  • 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 taipan-60630 trailhead (49.125720, 18.820220)
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Taipan Trail Reports

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Nov 17, 2018 @ 1:01am
Nov 17, 2018
asi 7 stromov dole...jeden velky ale vsetko sa da obist...
Sep 29, 2018 @ 9:14pm
Sep 29, 2018
3 čerstvo padnuté stromy, jeden treba obísť po ťažšie prístupnom prudkom svahu
Sep 19, 2018 @ 7:21am
Sep 19, 2018
uz bol abstak :) stale top :)
Sep 17, 2018 @ 6:51am
Sep 17, 2018
jeden strom treba podliest, inak ok
Aug 31, 2018 @ 11:36pm
Aug 31, 2018
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Photos

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Oct 20, 2018 @ 10:52am
Oct 20, 2018
Taipan, Žilina
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Oct 20, 2018 @ 10:51am
Oct 20, 2018
Taipan, Žilina
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Sep 1, 2017 @ 9:41am
Sep 1, 2017
Taipan, Žilina
332 |
Jul 27, 2016 @ 11:16am
Jul 27, 2016
Taipan, Martin

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