1 miles
Distance
77 ft
Climb
-1,581 ft
Descent
00:08:06
Avg time

The Roots Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    April - October
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Ladder Bridge
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #18067 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2015

The fist section is digger-made, it includes big berms, different jumps, high speed sections, whoops. The second section is more of a forest singletrack. It gets really steep and technical, with some jumps on the side of the slope, really steep parts and some nice berms too.

Access Info

Pleney lift or 4x4 road up Pleney.

More Stats for The Roots bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,504 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,365 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,869 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,869 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,365 ft
  • Grade
    -19.684%
  • Grade max
    -57.411%
  • Grade min
    22.383%
  • Distance climb
    583 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    119 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:06
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Status:
on Aug 31, 2019
Dry
Avg: 3.85 (7 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
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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

  • 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
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      The Roots Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 152 rides
      • 26 miles avg distance
      All
      • 297 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      38 |
      Sep 10, 2017 @ 2:13pm
      Sep 10, 2017
      18 |
      Aug 1, 2017 @ 2:29am
      Aug 1, 2017
      37 |
      Apr 19, 2017 @ 1:44am
      Apr 19, 2017
      60 |
      Apr 19, 2017 @ 1:44am
      Apr 19, 2017

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