2 miles
Distance
120 ft
Climb
-337 ft
Descent
00:13:55
Avg time

The Hive Details

  • Riding Area
    Hillside Park
    Anchorage, Alaska
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #23430 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2008

Fun way to loop around the Hillside STA trails. Trail has a little climbing in one way or a lot of climbing in the other.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for The Hive bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -217 ft
  • Altitude min
    740 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,016 ft
  • Altitude start
    979 ft
  • Altitude end
    762 ft
  • Grade
    -2.313%
  • Grade max
    -22.642%
  • Grade min
    10.884%
  • Distance climb
    2,545 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,307 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:55
  • Avg reverse time
    00:21:02
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Status:
on Jan 16, 2019
Snow Packed
Avg: 3.8 (5 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
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  • 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
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  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
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      The Hive Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jan 16, 2019 @ 7:44pm
      Jan 16, 2019
      Fun, fast, smooth, grippy snow, great cover and a blast from start to finish. Perfect conditions! A few ruts here and there from bikes falling...
      Oct 8, 2018 @ 8:57pm
      Oct 8, 2018
      Surprising amount of mud. Not any huge puddles, just grease everywhere. Watch the turns while it dries out!
      May 22, 2018 @ 9:00am
      May 22, 2018
      May 20, 2018 @ 3:07pm
      May 20, 2018
      reporter Hey all you patient mountain bikers! The Hillside STA trails have been cleared of deadfall and the trails are ready to ride. There may be a few...
      May 18, 2018 @ 9:44am
      May 18, 2018
      reporter STA recommends staying off the trails for another few days to enable the trail to dry out; However there are only a few mudspots and if you do go...
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      Jun 2, 2016
      The Hive, Anchorage

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