Pace & Terrain Info: Path & Trail Rides

ALL PATH AND TRAIL RIDES ARE SCHEDULED DURING FULL DAYLIGHT HOURS

     PACE: Varies with type, terrain and group. 
  • MB   Mountain bike required  (Bike with 26-inch or 29-inch knobby tires, flat bars)

  • HB   For MB's or Hybrids (road-sized frame with flat bars, wide tires, pedals that allow EZ off and on)  Tires should be at least 28mm or 1 1/2 inches wide; some road bikes will accept 28mm tires, but road bikes not recommended.

   TERRAIN:

    For MB  rides (Trail)
  • HT     Highly technical - may include steep climbs/descents, very rocky, large intentional obstacles, drop-offs - for very experienced riders only

  • MT     Moderately technical - may include some steep climbs/descents, water crossings, some rocks or roots - for lower intermediate riders and up

  • NT     Not technical - relatively smooth hard pack with few or no steep hills or obstacles - riders of all abilities

   For HB  rides (Path)
  • NH     Not technical for hybrid bikes. All HB rides will have an NH terrain rating. Trails are generally hard pack and may be partially paved - riders of all abilities. Road bikes with 28 mm tires OK, but hybrid still better.