Waverly Park

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AVERAGE RATING
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4.18 out of 5
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Intermediate
8
miles

Singletrack
↑ 1,000 ft
↓ 1,100 ft
529
elevation (ft)

Loop
Trail Description
About this trail
Waverly is a great park. It is a combination of old ATB and four wheeler trails with handmade MTB single track....I believe in thanks to the KYMBA. The trails are somewhat technical with the park itself divided into a few different areas. There is no certain path to follow so experiment and find a loop you like. It's got tons of climbs, lots of half tight single-trac, and some decent downhills(One of which is called the Luge). Clockwise is the standard direction most follow.
added by ericmetcalfGranny Gear October 23, 2009
Trail Features
Trail features
  • Lift Service
  • Drinking Water
  •   Night Riding
  • Pump Track
  • Restrooms
  • Winter Fat Biking
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  rbow20   on Oct 26, 2014
  roknfnrol   on Oct 24, 2014
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Reviews (16)
 


September 25, 2014
 
Review: Lots of acorns be careful 9/25/2014

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August 12, 2014
 
Review: Just 3 miles from my house and it's all I could ask for! They did a great job on them...

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August 3, 2014
 
Review: This trail is in fantastic shape. Waverly has gotten better each year over the last three years. This is a credit to KYMBA and the volunteers who perform the trail maintenance. Evidence of their efforts are seen on almost every visit. Constant maintenance for this often ridden trail keep it in tip top shape. The trails are quickly cleaned after a storm - no surprising logs/ branches around a turn. While I do enjoy travelling to new trials each weekend, staying home and riding Waverly is no compromise. Go ride this trail. You won't be disappointed.

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July 5, 2014
 
Review: This is a fun trail with some nice hills and tight turns. The park actually is split up in to three trails. I would recommend it and I will be back.

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May 7, 2014
 
Review: I give this Track 4 stars, I never give anything 5 stars! lol, but There are 3 seperate tracks, Fresh Air Loop, Clinic Loop, and Twisting Turn Loop. Over near the playground there is a map of the trails, I suggest you check it out, Its really hard to get lost in these woods. The Trail is in excellent shape lots of down hills and little pump areas. Some areas you can get enough speed to launch off the ground with no effort. The hills are tough but so worth it. I havent see many walkers on these trails but they are there. I rode each trail one time and then rode two of them the opposite way and it took me about 2.5 hrs including breaks and stufff. this trail is def worth checking out.
If you want an expericne go into the trail head across the street from the playground, take the second Clinic loop trail, the only way i can describe that trail is "it's like a roller coaster" its got burms that twist and turn!! Epic Trail!!

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April 25, 2014
 
Review: Do you live in Louisville? Does Cherokee Park just not giving your legs the workout they deserve? Then you have come to the right spot. Waverly Park will kick your leg's asses. This trail is hard, fast and has one of the meanest climbs around. Your lungs will hate you but its all worth it because the downhill is so FREAKIN FUN!!!

Hardpack singletrack, rooty at times, intermediate difficulty, not technical, just exhausting. ENJOY!!!

Similar Trail: Davou Park

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August 11, 2013
 
Review: Awesome ride, by far one of my favorites to date. Hard climbs and killer, long, fast downhills!

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August 9, 2013
 
Review: Good flow, fast and clean. A tiny bit confusing but you should have the outs figured pretty quickly. Not very busy, it is kind of remote but it is worth the trip.

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July 16, 2013
 
Review: Nice. Good flow. Not technical at all.

Similar Trail: stringers ridge chattanooga tn

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June 29, 2013
 
Review: One of my favorites in the state. Super fast great flowing trail made for mountain bikes. The only reason I don't give it a 5 is it's a little short. I can ride the whole thing in a couple hours. But if your thinking about coming to Louisville and spending the day riding. Do this trail then go to Cherokee. You'll have a great day.

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Waverly Park MTB Trail 4.18 out of 5 based on 16 ratings. 16 user reviews.
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