4,594 ft
Distance
156 ft
Climb
-344 ft
Descent
00:09:20
Avg time

The Claw Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
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  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #47370 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    45 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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The Claw is a 1 km moderately popular blue singletrack trail located near Mt Beauty. This mountain bike primary trail can be used downhill primary. On average it takes 9 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for The Claw mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -190 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,770 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,980 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,980 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,790 ft
  • Grade
    -4.128%
  • Grade max
    -28.788%
  • Grade min
    25.881%
  • Distance climb
    1,864 ft
  • Distance down
    2,430 ft
  • Distance flat
    215 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:20
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on Dec 31, 2021
Dry
Avg: 4.2 (5 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
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  • Variable
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      The Claw Trail Reports

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      Dec 31, 2021 @ 1:24am
      Dec 31, 2021
      Aug 28, 2021 @ 6:16pm
      Aug 28, 2021
      Tree down over track, can ride around. Approx diameter 20cm
      Jul 22, 2021 @ 1:55am
      Jul 22, 2021
      Cleared of tree 22 July
      Sep 3, 2017 @ 3:50am
      Sep 3, 2017
      Bernie has been at it again! The Claw is like a new track. I'm just finishing tidying up the climb. Almost there as of 03/09/17.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 27 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 208 rides
      • Last: Jul 2, 2022

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      Jul 22, 2021 @ 1:56am
      Jul 22, 2021

      Routes with this trail

      titledistance
      Mt Beauty Summit Claw Survey Loop11 miles
      TMB Red Loop6 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      bhume (Sep 3, 2017 at 3:43)
      New maintenance work completed 03/09/17
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      The Claw
      7:15 | 260 | Oct 19, 2018 , Mt Beauty
      The Claw X Melrose SA
      2:41 | 689 | Oct 9, 2013 , Mt Beauty
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