7.6 miles
Distance
958 ft
Climb
-958 ft
Descent
00:40:19
Avg time
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Winn Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    DTE Energy Foundation Trail
    Chelsea, Michigan
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge, Jump, Gap Jump, Log Ride, Rock Garden, Roller Coaster, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #1879 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #43203 in Trail Running
    • #89302 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 70 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2018
  • Land Owner

The Winn Loop is 8 miles long. It has many large berms and big hills. There are many jumps some of which look like they came straight from a downhill park. Also, there are quite a few rock jumps and some skinnies of varying lengths. The Winn Loop has beautiful lakeside views of the Winnewana Impoundment.

Access Info

All trail loops are directional based on day of the week. On Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays bikes travel clockwise on all loops, with foot traffic going counterclockwise. On Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, these directions are reversed for the respective users. In winter, parts of the trail system are groomed for “floatation use only” – fat tires, xc skis or snowshoes. Check the Facebook page for latest updates.

Disclaimer

This trail closes during wet/erosive conditions. Check the DTE Facebook page linked below for current conditions.

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More Stats for Winn Loop mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    0 ft
  • Altitude min
    960 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,076 ft
  • Altitude start
    987 ft
  • Altitude end
    988 ft
  • Grade
    0.001%
  • Grade max
    -31.496%
  • Grade min
    31.068%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
  • Avg time
    00:40:19
  • Avg reverse time
    00:58:08
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on Jun 8, 2024
Ideal
Avg: 4.8 (15 votes)
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  • Ideal
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 22 rides
      • 27.2 km avg distance
      6 Months
      • 414 rides
      • 31.9 km avg distance
      All
      • 5,267 rides
      • Last: Jun 24, 2024

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      youtuber The Winn Loop is Awesome • DTE Energy...
      9:09 | 717 | Oct 6, 2018 , Chelsea
      youtuber The Struggle is Real • Winn Loop at DTE...
      6:58 | 518 | Nov 10, 2018 , Chelsea
      youtuber Clockwise on the Winn Loop at the DTE Energy...
      5:54 | 619 | Feb 9, 2019 , Chelsea
      youtuber A Flowy Adventure on the Winn Loop (CCW Day)...
      12:34 | 1042 | Jun 3, 2019 , Chelsea
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