2,878 ft
Distance
281 ft
Climb
-119 ft
Descent
00:09:18
Avg time

The Cave Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Mount Anthony
    Bennington, Vermont
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #72175 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    BATS/SVC/Mount Anthony Preservation Society

Flows best South to North. Starts at the Carriage trail with a steep climb to the Everett Cave (a few hundred ft uphill on offshoot of trail). After the short climb, it's a nice flowing decent to the Garlic Festival fields by Camelot Village and Route 9

Access Info

Starts at Carriage road by Everett Mansion. Can be accessed by Camelot Village on Route 9 as well.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for The Cave Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    162 ft
  • Altitude min
    879 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,147 ft
  • Altitude start
    879 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,041 ft
  • Grade
    5.631%
  • Grade max
    -29.819%
  • Grade min
    33.988%
  • Distance climb
    1,934 ft
  • Distance down
    715 ft
  • Distance flat
    230 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:18
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:13
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Status:
on Aug 30, 2017
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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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  • One Direction

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  • 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
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  • 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
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      The Cave Trail Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Aug 30, 2017 @ 12:29pm
      Aug 30, 2017
      Blow down
      Aug 30, 2017 @ 12:27pm
      Aug 30, 2017
      Major blow down on lower cave trail. Blocked for at least 25'.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      6 Months
      • 6 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
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      • 41 rides
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      Routes with this trail

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      BATS preferred route
      12 miles

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