2,649 ft
Distance
10 ft
Climb
-147 ft
Descent
00:04:10
Avg time

Upper Hippies Details

  • Riding Area
    Gotchen Cr
    Ellensburg, Washington
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Green (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #22191 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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More Stats for Upper Hippies bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -137 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,857 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,994 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,994 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,857 ft
  • Grade
    -5.165%
  • Grade max
    -14.679%
  • Grade min
    6.118%
  • Distance climb
    403 ft
  • Distance down
    2,059 ft
  • Distance flat
    187 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:10
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:42
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Status:
on Oct 14, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • region Riding Area
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Upper Hippies Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Oct 14, 2018 @ 7:29am
      Oct 14, 2018
      It’s hunting season, and wildlife abounds. Wear bright colors and sing Whitesnake songs at the top of your lungs to avoid getting shot with a...
      May 8, 2018 @ 8:51am
      May 8, 2018
      riding great
      Apr 28, 2018 @ 3:18pm
      Apr 28, 2018
      Mar 31, 2018 @ 9:11am
      Mar 31, 2018
      Rideable, just bumpy from illegal moto use and horses using the area when it was muddy.
      Oct 31, 2017 @ 4:33pm
      Oct 31, 2017
      Riding great.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 57 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 190 rides
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      Aug 27, 2018 @ 11:19am
      Aug 27, 2018
      Upper Hippies, Ellensburg

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag kdwight (Aug 17, 2018 at 21:44)
       Connect to Pines and Gunsmoke using Upper Hippies. This trail has great no pedal flow downhill and feels punchy in spots uphill.
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