2,186 ft
Distance
175 ft
Climb
-15 ft
Descent
00:07:24
Avg time
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Valley Girls Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Piedmont & Brewer
    Duluth, Minnesota
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #12694 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #25401 in E-Biking
    • #75390 in Trail Running
    • #86148 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 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).

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More Stats for Valley Girls mountain bike trail 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
    00:07:24
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:13
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Status:
on Sep 25, 2021
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Avg: 4.65 (6 votes)

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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Valley Girls Trail Reports

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      Sep 25, 2021 @ 8:17am
      Sep 25, 2021
      reporter open
      Sep 2, 2021 @ 9:02pm
      Sep 2, 2021
      Aug 6, 2021 @ 10:21am
      Aug 6, 2021
      reporter
      Jul 17, 2021 @ 10:28am
      Jul 17, 2021
      reporter
      Jun 13, 2021 @ 9:28am
      Jun 13, 2021
      This trail has a tree down and seems to be rarely maintained and ridden.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      6 Months
      • 90 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
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      • 448 rides
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      Valley Girls
      0:08 | 595 | Nov 10, 2016 , Duluth
      Annnnd Straight to Tree
      0:23 | 1010 | May 17, 2016 , Duluth
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