2,186 ft
Distance
175 ft
Climb
-15 ft
Descent
00:08:10
Avg time

Valley Girls Details

  • Riding Area
    Piedmont & Brewer
    Duluth, Minnesota
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #2970 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

One of the most difficult singletrack ascents in Duluth. Fairly technical downhill as well. It is rocky, narrow, and has tight switchbacks, especially near the 'bottom' (at Skyline Parkway).

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Valley Girls bike trail
  • Altitude change
    159 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,067 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,231 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,072 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,231 ft
  • Grade
    7.294%
  • Grade max
    -13.689%
  • Grade min
    34.581%
  • Distance climb
    1,619 ft
  • Distance down
    363 ft
  • Distance flat
    204 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:10
  • Avg reverse time
    00:33:31
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Status:
on Nov 11, 2018
Snow Covered
Avg: 5 (3 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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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

LEGEND
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
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • 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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      Valley Girls Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Nov 11, 2018 @ 5:39am
      Nov 11, 2018
      reporter Open when frozen hard
      Nov 2, 2018 @ 8:45am
      Nov 2, 2018
      reporter Closed
      Nov 2, 2018 @ 8:32am
      Nov 2, 2018
      reporter Freeze/thaw - conditions fluctuate frequently; if in doubt, don't ride
      Aug 9, 2018 @ 12:01pm
      Aug 9, 2018
      reporter Open!
      Jul 15, 2018 @ 6:01am
      Jul 15, 2018
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 33 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 249 rides
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