1.5 miles
Distance
222 ft
Climb
-240 ft
Descent
00:17:39
Avg time

Thunderdome Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Rockland Preserve
    Madison, Connecticut
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #4875 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #22765 in Trail Running
    • #25307 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 65 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking

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Thunderdome is a highly rated 2 mile popular blue singletrack trail located near Madison Connecticut. This mountain bike primary trail can be used downhill only. On average it takes 17 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Thunderdome mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -18 ft
  • Altitude min
    531 ft
  • Altitude max
    606 ft
  • Altitude start
    549 ft
  • Altitude end
    531 ft
  • Grade
    -0.223%
  • Grade max
    -23.445%
  • Grade min
    41.769%
  • Distance climb
    3,375 ft
  • Distance down
    3,506 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,116 ft
  • Avg time
    00:17:39
  • Avg reverse time
    00:24:14
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Status:
on Oct 23, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.1 (10 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
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      Thunderdome Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 23 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 490 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,840 rides
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      Photos

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      20 |
      Jan 9, 2021 @ 10:19am
      Jan 9, 2021
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      Dec 3, 2020 @ 10:03am
      Dec 3, 2020
      29 |
      Oct 17, 2020 @ 10:53am
      Oct 17, 2020
      965 |
      Apr 27, 2015 @ 8:49am
      Apr 27, 2015

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      Rider51 (May 30, 2020 at 0:42)
       Very popular trail for good reason. Along with Rishi, Mary’s Ghost, Dirt Church, and the East Loop you could ride here for hours building skills and having fun, as all are intricate and only moderately technical.
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      youtuber First Subscriber Ride | Rockland Preserve...
      9:23 | 484 | Jun 11, 2018 , Madison
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