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Merrell Trail

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4.42 out of 5
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Intermediate
7
miles

Singletrack
↑ 600 ft
↓ 600 ft
898
elevation (ft)

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Trail Description
About this trail
Great, technical single track ride. Rock piles and bridges for an entertaining ride.
added by zwinnieGranny Gear October 2, 2012
Trail Features
Trail features
  • Lift Service
  • Drinking Water
  •   Night Riding
  • Pump Track
  • Restrooms
  • Winter Fat Biking
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Reviews (35)
 

Granny Gear

May 28, 2016
 
Review: What an awesome trail. Safe to say it's my new favorite for lower Michigan, has such a nice roll and flow to it and when you add speed you have so many chances for air. Great banks, berms, rollers and jumps and so many nice man made features keep this trail interesting around every corner. Definitely worth the 2-1/2 hour drive there!!!!

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Bunny Hop

May 22, 2016
windblown Bunny Hop  
 
Review: Simply awesome

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Granny Gear

May 13, 2016
 
Review: Drove almost 3 hours to ride this. This is awesome. Worth it. Don't have any trails like this near me. Perfect amount of distance and climbing and I loved the jumps,berms,downhills and technical stuff. My cup of tea

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Gramcounter


March 12, 2016
 
Review: Machine build, flow and technical elements shoved in a small package.

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Gramcounter


November 5, 2015
 
Review: This trail is addictive! Several awesome flow routes going both directions with wonderful diversity and distinctive characters.

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Gramcounter


October 10, 2015
 
Review: Best trail i have ridden in a while. Def best trail in W MI. Fast, smooth, well maintined. Ride one way on even days and reverse on odd. Very popular, well maintained and marked.

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Gnarly


September 12, 2015
ARDurand Gnarly  
 
Review: A super fun trail that has personality. If you head to Merrell on consecutive days, the trail direction changes. I'm definitely an intermediate casual rider who is working on technical skills and this trail has really helped me to learn skills in a hurry. Fast and flowing in spots, small rock sections, some man made obstructions and moderate climbs in others. Somewhat sandy as well.

If you're a winter fabulously fat rider, the trails are groomed for you riding pleasure.

Similar Trail: Luton, Upper Macatawa and Lakeshore Park (Novi Tree Farm)

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Granny Gear

September 1, 2015
 
Review: I stopped here an a return trip from Grand Rapids for a quick ride and was impressed. Not a lot of climbing, but there were enough features to keep things interesting, and the trail seemed well used and well maintained. Wish I would have had time for more than one lap. Very convenient to US 131...I'll definitely make this a regular stop on y trips downstate.

Similar Trail: Avalanche Preserve..Boyne City

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Granny Gear

August 16, 2015
worthy Granny Gear  
 
Review: Good trail I'm a beginner only have ridin two trails but happy with them so far

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Bunny Hop

July 22, 2015
jdelamater Bunny Hop  
 
Review: Good ride right now. Take caution, there is a lot of poison ivy on the edge of the trail especially at the trail head.

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Merrell Trail MTB Trail 4.42 out of 5 based on 35 ratings. 35 user reviews.
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