4 miles
Distance
701 ft
Climb
-702 ft
Descent
00:46:29
Avg time

West Side Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Laurel Ridge Nature Preserve
    East Setauket, New York
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Sometimes hard to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #31978 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    20 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Difficult optional loop with some pretty intense hills. You really have to like climbing or use it as a good way to develop your climbing muscles/skills.

Disclaimer

Use trails at your own risk. Hidden hazards may exist.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for West Side Loop mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    153 ft
  • Altitude max
    284 ft
  • Altitude start
    156 ft
  • Altitude end
    155 ft
  • Grade
    -0.005%
  • Grade max
    -46.82%
  • Grade min
    35.287%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,200 ft
  • Avg time
    00:46:29
  • Avg reverse time
    00:53:23
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Status:
on May 20, 2020
Variable
Avg: 4 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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Max Vehicle Width
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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

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to west-side-loop-45095 trailhead (40.907260, -73.090100)
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      West Side Loop Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      May 20, 2020 @ 5:22pm
      May 20, 2020
      Expect to ride 6.2 miles if you don’t take any shortcuts. Not too well ridden so it can get squishy in some spots. Brutal climbs followed by...
      Feb 15, 2018 @ 12:11pm
      Feb 15, 2018
      For all trails at East Setauket Laurel Ridge Nature Preserve the conditions are very good, nonstanding water, very little mud limited to only a...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 136 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 70 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag Mess89 (Jul 16, 2020 at 11:49)
       This is a 7 mile black loop with some relentless climbs and short downhills.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag MTBMarcin (Jul 26, 2020 at 11:53)
       This should be mostly black and not blue trail
      [Reply]

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