2.5 miles
Distance
221 ft
Climb
-204 ft
Descent
00:12:27
Avg time

VASA Blue Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    VASA Pathway
    Traverse City, Michigan
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #112790 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #59716 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking

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VASA Blue is a 2 mile popular blue singletrack trail located near Traverse City Michigan. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 221 ft blue climb. On average it takes 12 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for VASA Blue mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    16 ft
  • Altitude min
    931 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,029 ft
  • Altitude start
    943 ft
  • Altitude end
    960 ft
  • Grade
    0.127%
  • Grade max
    -22.435%
  • Grade min
    22.354%
  • Distance climb
    5,035 ft
  • Distance down
    4,288 ft
  • Distance flat
    3,644 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:27
  • Avg reverse time
    00:16:49
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Status:
on Feb 17, 2021
Snow Groomed
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
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  • Very Dry
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  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
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      VASA Blue Trail Reports

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      Feb 17, 2021 @ 1:25pm
      Feb 17, 2021
      Trail is in primo shape. The groomers have it absolutely dialed in.
      Jan 1, 2021 @ 5:49am
      Jan 1, 2021
      reporter Perfect! Happy new year!
      Sep 22, 2020 @ 1:14pm
      Sep 22, 2020
      Jan 18, 2020 @ 7:07am
      Jan 18, 2020
      Dec 16, 2018 @ 9:19am
      Dec 16, 2018
      Mostly snow packed with a few muddy sections.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 7 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 104 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 570 rides
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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      Tartis99 (Oct 31, 2018 at 5:14)
       Very confusing between 12 and 13. Lost for 45 minutes. More signage showing this bypass is needed. Instead of singletrack signs, it show hiking and skiing instead.
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