LaFrambois Island

3.25 out of 5
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↑ 100 ft
↓ 0 ft
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Trail Description
About this trail
This island has more trees than anyplace else in the area. The trails here are a series of singletracks that cut narrow swaths thru the dense forest.The climbing is non existant,biggest climb is about 8 foot.What this trail has to offer is a slice of singletrack solitude in the heart of central South Dakota.Quiet secluded beaches practicly downtown.The terrain is packed sand to sandy soil.The trail swallows water like a drunk hooker at a sailor convention,you can ride in the wettest of weather here.I ride here every chance I get and I love the place.I suggest it to anyone needing to stretch your legs or get that "bike fix" in when you pass thru Pierre.
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Trail Features
Trail features
  • Lift Service
  • Drinking Water
  •   Night Riding
  • Pump Track
  • Restrooms
  • Winter Fat Biking
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Recent Trail Check-ins     (4 total check-ins)
  JoshWhit   on Sep 11, 2017
  C Deuter   on Jun 3, 2017
  Scott737   on May 4, 2016
  Groomster62   on Sep 26, 2015
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June 29, 2017
GoFisch Granny Gear  
Review: When I lived in Pierre a couple of years ago this was pretty much the only place to ride. A forest oasis in the middle of the prairie. No climbs or obstacle to really speak of besides a few roots and some patches of sand. The single track does have a nice flow and is a good way to get out and stretch your legs in an otherwise mtb trail desert. There are a couple of options for loops with singletrack and some double. Overall a really nice trail considering the area.

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April 20, 2017
C Deuter Trailblazer  
Review: Nice easy ride, great for beginners.

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August 17, 2015
John Fisch Epic  
Review: Not much here either in the way of mileage or variety, but its worth a stop if you're in the area for a nice easy spin close to town.

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July 16, 2015
Scott737 Gnarly  
Review: It's a quite scenery ride which you could run by some deer or some wildlife animals and nice river view when ride by edge of island. It's beginner level with little grade. I rode there quite a lot and sometime I experienced something mysterious at the island which add to fun list about LaFramboise!

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LaFrambois Island MTB Trail 3.25 out of 5 based on 4 ratings. 4 user reviews.
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