1.8 miles
Distance
173 ft
Climb
-296 ft
Descent
00:19:35
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Paugussett State Forest
    Newtown, Connecticut
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Log Ride, Rock Face, Rock Garden, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #117047 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #64041 in Trail Running
    • #87138 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 60 in Trail Running
    • 65 in Hiking

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Upper Gussy - Orange Blazed is a 2 mile popular blue singletrack trail located near Newtown Connecticut. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions and has a easy overall physical rating with a 173 ft green climb. On average it takes 19 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Upper Gussy - Orange Blazed mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -123 ft
  • Altitude min
    349 ft
  • Altitude max
    535 ft
  • Altitude start
    472 ft
  • Altitude end
    348 ft
  • Grade
    -1.3%
  • Grade max
    -37.9%
  • Grade min
    15.5%
  • Distance climb
    3,353 ft
  • Distance down
    5,112 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,063 ft
  • Avg time
    00:19:35
  • Avg reverse time
    00:24:11
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on Nov 21, 2020
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      Upper Gussy -... Trail Reports

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      Nov 21, 2020 @ 6:41am
      Nov 21, 2020
      Aug 22, 2020 @ 5:38am
      Aug 22, 2020
      Apr 7, 2020 @ 1:08pm
      Apr 7, 2020
      Fun both ways
      Dec 17, 2019 @ 2:00pm
      Dec 17, 2019
      reporter Some ruts
      Sep 21, 2019 @ 10:30am
      Sep 21, 2019
      reporter Found a section of the Upper Gussy that was re-routed, my guess without permission. It's not bad but who ever did it blocked off a nice technical...
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      • 8 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 102 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
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      • 900 rides
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      Jun 14, 2018 @ 3:57am
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