Hoyt Park, located in a beautiful natural setting with lush green trees, rolling terrain, and scenic views, is a great place for mountain biking. It has this unmatched immersive outdoor experience for riders.
Generally, the trail is about 2 miles long, making it one of the shortest biking trails in the US. Nevertheless, you'll still enjoy the benefits of biking in an outdoor natural environment. It has an elevation gain of 50 ft and an elevation loss of -44 ft, making it suitable for intermediate and expert riders.
Hoyt Park biking trail is singletrack meaning it can only accommodate one bike at a time. The trail is also a loop and it ends where it started. Such a trail is perfect for first-timers since they won't get lost.
Hoyt Park features several loops and intersections, allowing you to customize your ride based on your skill level and preferences. The best part of this trail is the downhill section. It features fast descents, tight corners, and jumps, providing an exhilarating experience for experienced riders. Beginners might have a hard time, but we still recommend it as it will help you improve. The trail also features steep climbs and technical descents, making your ride more fun. Additionally, you’ll find several areas with rocks and protruding roots.
When riding on the trail, you'll see signs and markers guiding you through. They indicate the direction you should take, the area's potential hazard, and the general rules to follow.
Hoyt Park biking trail has a parking lot, which is quite big. Though it can accommodate quite a number of vehicles, you have to come early during the peak season to avoid missing a parking spot.
Dogs are allowed on the biking trail and don't have to be leashed. This allows you to enjoy fun outdoor activities with your pet.
You don't have to carry your bike from home when biking in this area. The trail has several bike shops with bikes from different brands. These shops also sell bike spare parts allowing you to repair your bike if it develops issues during your trip. Examples of bike shops in the region include:
The trail features several amenities, such as restrooms and picnic tables. Restrooms make it easy to dispose of waste, while the picnic tables offer an excellent spot to rest. These facilities are well-maintained, improving your overall biking experience.
When biking on Hoyt Park, you'll come across several attractive things, including: