1,594 ft
Distance
55 ft
Climb
-1,231 ft
Descent
00:27:46
Avg time

5th Horseman Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #6592

Very steep with steep mandatory rock features with high consequence sections. Contains natural and man-made TTFs. Not a beginners trail.

Access Info

Accessed off BLT, exits onto the Eagle Lake access road. About as difficult as it gets on Cypress.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for 5th Horseman mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,175 ft
  • Altitude min
    987 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,162 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,162 ft
  • Altitude end
    987 ft
  • Grade max
    -101.833%
  • Grade min
    44.088%
  • Distance climb
    315 ft
  • Distance down
    1.1 miles
  • Distance flat
    31 ft
  • Avg time
    00:27:46
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on Nov 25, 2016
Avg: 4.3 (17 votes)

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5th Horseman Trail Reports

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Nov 25, 2016 @ 4:27pm
Nov 25, 2016
Oct 5, 2016 @ 9:29pm
Oct 5, 2016
Minor tree down just before final steep section. Approx. 9-10 inch diameter. This is in a relatively fast section so use caution.
Jul 30, 2016 @ 12:31pm
Jul 30, 2016
All clear, thanks trail fairies
Jul 14, 2016 @ 12:27pm
Jul 14, 2016
I attacked as many of the downed trees as I could with a 12 inch folding handsaw, but we still need a chainsaw up there. Running fine otherwise
May 15, 2016 @ 2:50pm
May 15, 2016
still 5 or six trees down on upper portion
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Nov 1, 2016 @ 11:33am
Nov 1, 2016
5th Horseman, Vancouver
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Oct 31, 2016 @ 5:51pm
Oct 31, 2016
| 2 comments 5th Horseman, Vancouver
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Jul 14, 2016 @ 12:49pm
Jul 14, 2016
5th Horseman, West Vancouver
531 |
Mar 12, 2015 @ 6:18pm
Mar 12, 2015
5th Horseman, North Vancouver

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