10 miles
Distance
311 ft
Climb
-314 ft
Descent
01:36:03
Avg time

Viking trail Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm
  • Global Ranking

The Viking trail is quite flat but does have some bermed corners and you can get a nice flow with some pedalling input. The trail is graded officially as red but it is more blue in reality.

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More Stats for Viking trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -3 ft
  • Altitude min
    33 ft
  • Altitude max
    79 ft
  • Altitude start
    74 ft
  • Altitude end
    70 ft
  • Grade
    -0.007%
  • Grade max
    -5.766%
  • Grade min
    5.983%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    5 miles
  • Avg time
    01:36:03
  • Avg reverse time
    00:01:28
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Status:
on Apr 5, 2018
Wet
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to viking-trail trailhead (52.145060, 1.486330)
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Viking trail Trail Reports

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Apr 5, 2018 @ 6:42am
Apr 5, 2018
Both Zones 2 & 3 are now shut for harvesting works. A temporary diversion is in place. The route currently sits at just over 5 miles long.
Feb 10, 2018 @ 9:36am
Feb 10, 2018
First time riding here. Loved it !! Some of the trail was closed for forestry work, but the rest of the trail was in good condition. Can't wait...
Nov 26, 2017 @ 6:33am
Nov 26, 2017
Zone 2 closed which cuts the trail short. Entire route is just over 7 miles. Trail in good condition and relatively dry
Sep 26, 2017 @ 12:07pm
Sep 26, 2017
Logging work nearly completed, some minor obstructions, which can be walked around, and should be completely clear in a couple of weeks. Where...
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Dec 10, 2013 @ 2:04pm
Dec 10, 2013
Viking trail, Ipswich
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Dec 10, 2013 @ 2:04pm
Dec 10, 2013
Viking trail, Ipswich
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Dec 10, 2013 @ 2:03pm
Dec 10, 2013
Viking trail, Ipswich
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Nov 16, 2013 @ 3:28am
Nov 16, 2013
| 3 comments Viking trail, Colchester

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