1 miles
40 ft
-566 ft
1,561 ft
High Point


  • Riding Area
    Michaux State Forest
    Carlisle, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
  • Season
    Year Round
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden
  • Ride in Rain
  • Global Ranking
    #76802 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager

A bomber fast ridgeline descent down into Caledonia State Park. Not many other trails like it in the forest.

Access Info

From Yellow Ridge trail, hang a right if you're coming in from the northern side of the loop. If you're coming from the southern side, make a left.

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More Stats for Yellow Ridge Descent bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -526 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,034 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,560 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,034 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1,026 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    792 ft
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Michaux State Forest Mountain Biking 2017 -...
1:29 | 64 | May 31, 2018 , Carlisle
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