2,842 ft
Distance
2 ft
Climb
-104 ft
Descent
355 ft
High Point

The Root Route Details

  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking

Rooty trail - Can we cycled in both directions as a means to get back to the top.

Access Info

Accessed from top carpark link or from south west gate

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for The Root Route bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -102 ft
  • Altitude min
    251 ft
  • Altitude start
    352 ft
  • Altitude end
    251 ft
  • Grade
    -3.579%
  • Grade max
    -5.961%
  • Grade min
    0.889%
  • Distance climb
    221 ft
  • Distance down
    2,402 ft
  • Distance flat
    218 ft
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Status:
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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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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • 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
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The Root Route Trail Reports

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Dec 9, 2018 @ 6:13am
Dec 9, 2018
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1 Review & Comments

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flag eastfyfes TARLAND (Dec 10, 2018 at 1:52)
 Walkers paths with mellow gradients. Overall trails not very technical but lots of sliddy roots and rocks that can catch you out. Quite a bit of pedalling required to keep speed up but a great place to get into mountain biking or to take beginners.
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