Mt Ascension Lower to 2006 Loop Mountain Bike Trail

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The variety of rides you can put together from downtown Helena is endless. With a nice combination af ascents, descents, single track, and road, this is definitely a lunch time favorite.


Most trails in the Helena area are accessible from downtown Helena. Public parking is available at the Mt Helena trailhead but most popular for bikers is parking near the Lewis and Clark County library and riding from there.


  • Location: Helena, MT
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Distance: 4.5 miles
  • Average Time: 30 t0 50 minutes
  • Elevation Gain: 785 ft
  • Maximum Grade: 26.8%
  • Minimum Grade: -24.4%
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