656 ft
Distance
3 ft
Climb
-3 ft
Descent
00:01:12
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Tight Switch Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Plainville Conservation Land
    plainville, Massachusetts
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #166723 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #90200 in Trail Running
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Owner
    DCR

This interesting trail has parallel sides with a tight banked turnaround halfway through.

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No motorized use allowed, south of George Street

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More Stats for Tight Switch multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    0 ft
  • Altitude min
    272 ft
  • Altitude max
    277 ft
  • Altitude start
    275 ft
  • Altitude end
    276 ft
  • Grade
    0.1%
  • Grade max
    -2.8%
  • Grade min
    2.4%
  • Distance climb
    207 ft
  • Distance down
    233 ft
  • Distance flat
    184 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:12
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:39
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      Tight Switch Trail Reports

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      Jun 16, 2023 @ 2:19pm
      Jun 16, 2023
      Some trimming and sweep is needed.
      Sep 21, 2020 @ 6:55am
      Sep 21, 2020
      reporter Some dry spots. Doesn't really have an impact on this trail.
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      • 2 rides
      • 4 miles avg distance
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      • 43 rides
      • Last: Nov 30, 2023

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