CT - Gay City - Mountain Bike Trail Review with Map and Pictures
Dec. 2008. There is a new trail in the Blackledge area but
Please do not ride it. It is located on private property and the land owner
is not happy. Please respect his wish's if you care about mountain
bike access in the area. Spread the word. Map has been udpated.
See thread in
forum for more details.
Directions - Take 384 to exit 4 (highland
ave), left at exit (back over highway), right at light down hill (under
highway), take immediate right onto birch mountain road, follow birch
mountain road for 1.63 miles and take a right onto vella louissa or some
crazy name like that (who am I to talk right) anywaygo 2.47 miles and park
under power lines (OBEY the no parking signs at the orchard please, and dont
eat the pesticide covred apples).. have fun You can also park at the
official gay city entrance, im sure you could find
Description - Gay city is located adjacent Case Mountain. Some similar terrain, but flatter and less technical.. Some great stuff to check out though, even a few challenging sections. Great place to serenade your girlfriend (or boyfriend (it is gay city)) with spectacular scenery.. Go from gay city to the girl scout camp at case and people will start to talk..
Loops - 36-71-69-70-72-73-blackledge-74-75-77-78-63-56-49-47-48-51-53-58-52-57-
|Pre-ride Music: Prodigy
diesel Power / DJ icey city of groove / praga khan - City of a thousand
||Total Miles: 13.53
||Elevation Change : 526 Feet -