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Backbone Trail (White)

Intermediate

Trail

0.4 mile 0.6 kilometer point to point
86% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 136' 41 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 731' 223 m
Low: 596' 182 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 22% (12°)

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Trail shared by Chris Coder

This trail connects the Union Mills trails to the Hashawha trails.

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Open sunrise to sunset.

Description

This trail is a smooth, rolling singletrack called the Backbone Trail, marked with white blazes. It connects the Union Mills trails to the Hashawha trails. It is a good alternative if you are trying to avoid the "evil twin sister hills" on the Wilderness Trail Loop 3 (Yellow Trail).

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