Recoil

Mammoth Mountain

Expert-level flow trail with interesting wooden features.

Mountain Biking Extreme

Distance
1 km
Ascent
0 m
Descent
107 m
Low Point
2.8 km
High Point
2.9 km
Gradient
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Description

Recoil is an expert-level flow trail with entertaining wooden terrain park-style features up top. While some technical sections punctuate this trail, high speed flow, air time, and man-made features are the main focuses on Recoil.

Difficulty

Extreme

Very steep, difficult, narrow singletrack with widely variable and unpredictable trail conditions. Unavoidable obstacles could be 15in/38cm tall or greater, and unavoidable obstacles with serious consequences are likely to be present. Obstacles could include big rocks, difficult root sections, drops, jumps, sharp switchbacks, and more. Ideal for expert-level riders.

High Exposure

3 out of 4

Some trail sections have exposed ledges or steep ascents/descents where falling could cause serious injury.

Remoteness

1 out of 4

Close to help in case of emergency.

Best time to visit

June, July, August, September

Features

  • Flow
  • Shuttle-run
  • Singletrack
  • Jumps
  • Tabletops
  • Wooden Feature

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