2,083 ft
Distance
83 ft
Climb
-19 ft
Descent
00:05:19
Avg time

The Roots Details

  • Riding Area
    MFB Chaleur
    Bathurst, New Brunswick
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    May to October
  • Global Ranking
    #6627 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Very rooty (and often wet) section followed by a steep climb when coming in from the reservoir.

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More Stats for The Roots bike trail
  • Altitude change
    64 ft
  • Altitude min
    68 ft
  • Altitude max
    143 ft
  • Altitude start
    74 ft
  • Altitude end
    138 ft
  • Grade
    3.069%
  • Grade max
    -11.169%
  • Grade min
    23.284%
  • Distance climb
    754 ft
  • Distance down
    416 ft
  • Distance flat
    914 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:19
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:36
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Status:
on Sep 18, 2017
Variable
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to the-roots trailhead (47.616710, -65.689020)
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The Roots Trail Reports

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Sep 18, 2017 @ 7:25am
Sep 18, 2017
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Nov 16, 2018 @ 9:35am
Nov 16, 2018
The Roots, Bathurst
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The Roots, Bathurst
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The Roots, Bathurst
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Jun 23, 2018 @ 7:29am
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The Roots, My City

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag rick33 (Nov 16, 2018 at 7:05)
 Great climb and when you complete it, you feel great (mentally not physically, l want to vomit). Rest for a second and then traverse the rootiest of roots before you come out of the trees and head down towards the start of the Spruce.
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