Most Recent Status Updated By Time Reported
Wet Do Not Ride dennis porter 07-21-2016, 10:20 AM

NOTE: This thread is for known trail condition posts only. This is not an area to discuss this trail or ask about conditions. All non condition posts will be deleted without warning. We do, however, encourage you to help by contributing to the trail conditions.


Get mobile trail condition updates! Click here for more information.

+ Reply to Thread
Page 1 of 85 1231151 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 1265

Thread: Trail Conditions - MN River Bottoms

  1. #1265
    Trail Rider
    MORC Member

    Join Date
    Nov 2002
    Posts
    455
    Trail Condition: Wet Do Not Ride
    Date Posted: 07-21-2016 @ 10:20 AM

    Details:  The water is over Nine Mile Creek and flooded over the trail in low areas. It's possible the water will go even higher if it keeps raining. Other parts on higher ground are rideable.

  2. #1264
    Log Jumper
    MORC Member

    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    Bloomington
    Posts
    111
    Trail Condition: Dry
    Date Posted: 07-04-2016 @ 10:59 PM

    Details:  From Nine mile to Lyndale is Dry as is Lyndale to about half way to Cedar, where I was turned around by the bugs so that is as far East as I got. On a side note the Log bridge across the creek is almost unusable, thank God the raft is in place. I refrain as this is a trail condition only thread.

  3. #1263
    Beginner Trail

    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Burnsville
    Posts
    13
    Trail Condition: Dry
    Date Posted: 07-02-2016 @ 10:02 AM

    Details:  The trail is generally in great shape between 494 and Cedar. Still a bit wet in Mendota, but the low spot on the Eagan side is finally above water.

  4. #1262
    Beginner Trail

    Join Date
    Oct 2015
    Posts
    5
    Trail Condition: Dry
    Date Posted: 06-24-2016 @ 11:58 AM

    Details:  Dry but... flooded. Between the Cedar bridge and the 494 bridge the river is over the bank by about 1-2 feet.

  5. #1261
    Beginner Trail
    mr_antic's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    Hopkins Mn
    Posts
    15
    Trail Condition: Dry
    Date Posted: 06-23-2016 @ 07:18 PM

    Details:  Trail is in awesome shape from Lyndale to just west of 169 gets a little overgrown there. Pretty good sized puddle about 2-3 miles west of the raft. You can get through it if you don't mind getting your feet wet.

    Thanks to the dude that mows

  6. #1260
    Granny Gear
    MORC Member

    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
    Posts
    23
    Trail Condition: Dry
    Date Posted: 06-22-2016 @ 01:16 PM

    Details:  Kiddos to the guys that mow! My legs are loving not getting mauled by the stinging nettles.

  7. #1259
    Beginner Trail

    Join Date
    Dec 2013
    Location
    Minneapolis
    Posts
    3
    Trail Condition: Dry
    Date Posted: 06-21-2016 @ 10:09 AM

    Details:  Trail is dry and weeds mostly mowed, hit it. 9 mile creek log currently underwater, raft is good to go.

  8. #1258
    Dirt Boss - Theodore Wirth
    MORC Member Dirt Boss
    SIM's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2009
    Location
    Golden Valley, MN
    Posts
    1,160
    Trail Condition: Wet Do Not Ride
    Date Posted: 06-09-2016 @ 09:08 AM

    Details:  Torrential downpours this morning. Please give the bottoms a break and stay away until things dry out.

    Steve
    Dirt Boss - Theo

  9. #1257
    Granny Gear

    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Bloomington
    Posts
    22
    Trail Condition: Tacky
    Date Posted: 06-08-2016 @ 08:34 AM

    Details:  Mostly tacky and fast. There was a few greasy corners and a lot of raccoons last night.

  10. #1256
    Beginner Trail

    Join Date
    Dec 2014
    Location
    Rosemount, Minnesota, United States
    Posts
    2
    Trail Condition: Tacky
    Date Posted: 06-07-2016 @ 06:30 AM

    Details:  Rode the trail from ferry to 35w and was mostly dry with a few slick spots in the tall grass.

  11. #1255
    Beginner Trail

    Join Date
    Mar 2016
    Location
    United States
    Posts
    4
    Trail Condition: Wet Do Not Ride
    Date Posted: 05-25-2016 @ 01:30 PM

    Details:  The rain hit Bloomington this time. Wet stretched and some puddles.

  12. #1254
    Beginner Trail

    Join Date
    Mar 2016
    Location
    United States
    Posts
    4
    Trail Condition: Dry
    Date Posted: 05-25-2016 @ 09:39 AM

    Details: 
    Quote Originally Posted by devs429 View Post
    Rode from 35 to Cedar to 494 and back. Overall tacky since most of the rain so far this week has missed Bloomington. Have a feeling it will be wet at some point tomorrow. There is a medium sized tree down across the trail near the beginning of the section from 35 to cedar heading east. Would be nice if someone with a chain saw could take care of that.
    The area west of 9 Mile Creek was bone dry. Tree bridge is easily passable.

  13. #1253
    Granny Gear
    MORC Member
    devs429's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2015
    Location
    Savage, MN
    Posts
    30
    Trail Condition: Tacky
    Date Posted: 05-24-2016 @ 09:12 PM

    Details:  Rode from 35 to Cedar to 494 and back. Overall tacky since most of the rain so far this week has missed Bloomington. Have a feeling it will be wet at some point tomorrow. There is a medium sized tree down across the trail near the beginning of the section from 35 to cedar heading east. Would be nice if someone with a chain saw could take care of that.

  14. #1252
    Beginner Trail

    Join Date
    Nov 2015
    Location
    Burnsville
    Posts
    3
    Trail Condition: Dry
    Date Posted: 05-19-2016 @ 10:28 PM

    Details:  Rode the section west of 35W today. Only a couple muddy spots easily avoidable. The amount of sand was surprising though. Really slowed us down in several spots, much more sandy than last year, maybe the river flooded again this winter? Otherwise a great ride

  15. #1251
    Beginner Trail

    Join Date
    Mar 2016
    Location
    United States
    Posts
    4
    Trail Condition: Dry
    Date Posted: 05-17-2016 @ 09:52 AM

    Details:  Great conditions with perhaps five easily avoidable puddles between FB & Lyndale. Pontoon is in fine condition. Saw someone cross the tree bridge successfully, though there was still water over some of it in the middle.

+ Reply to Thread

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. An open letter to cyclists re: illegal trail work
    By mtnbykr in forum General Discussion
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 07-28-2007, 03:50 AM
  2. Pave the River Bottoms? - An Update
    By Trail Junkie in forum Minnesota River Bottoms
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 02-24-2006, 08:47 AM
  3. RIVER BOTTOMS Post Thanksgiving TRAIL WORK Friday 26 November
    By seberly in forum Minnesota River Bottoms
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 11-24-2004, 11:08 AM
  4. River Bottoms Trail Work
    By seberly in forum Minnesota River Bottoms
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 09-23-2004, 08:57 PM
  5. River Bottom Trail Conditions
    By Trail Junkie in forum Minnesota River Bottoms
    Replies: 22
    Last Post: 03-16-2004, 08:30 AM

Social Bookmarks

Social Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts