4.5 miles
Distance
447 ft
Climb
-694 ft
Descent
00:58:42
Avg time

Tom Sawyer Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All Season
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge, Drop, Jump
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2006

Tom Sawyer takes you through different sections of trails, from a flowy river riverside ride, to pump trail through an emerald green forest, a ridge line up above the river and then a jump line. This trail winds along the West bank of the Quinsam River. Originally built through 2008. This is a low impact trail, so expect to see the ferns creeping in during the summer months. A section has recently been logged. Much work has been done recently to get it back in shape. The North end of Tom Sawyer has an excellent jump line and you finish with a big smile pasted on your face.

Access Info

At the South end the trail head is on the north side of the Elk River Mainline after crossing the Quinsam River logging bridge. At the North end it enters on your right just before the Salmon Hatchery.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Tom Sawyer mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -247 ft
  • Altitude min
    92 ft
  • Altitude max
    385 ft
  • Altitude start
    339 ft
  • Altitude end
    92 ft
  • Grade max
    -24.494%
  • Grade min
    20.841%
  • Distance climb
    1.8 miles
  • Distance down
    2.4 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,191 ft
  • Avg time
    00:58:42
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Tom Sawyer Trail Reports

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Apr 11, 2016 @ 11:27am
Apr 11, 2016
All good .. Except "the humps "still pretty muddy...we bypassed the humps till it drys up.
Mar 22, 2016 @ 10:14am
Mar 22, 2016
Lots of fun. Still some wet and muddy sections but definitely a good ride.
Jan 30, 2016 @ 11:56am
Jan 30, 2016
Dec 10, 2015 @ 6:42am
Dec 10, 2015
Not too bad up until " the bones" then after that there are probly 6 large-ish trees to cross. Water crossings still not too bad . Jumps all clear
Nov 18, 2015 @ 4:53am
Nov 18, 2015
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Apr 10, 2016 @ 6:20pm
Apr 10, 2016
Tom Sawyer, Campbell River
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Apr 10, 2016 @ 6:20pm
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Tom Sawyer, Campbell River
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Apr 10, 2016 @ 6:19pm
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Tom Sawyer, Campbell River
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Apr 10, 2016 @ 6:10pm
Apr 10, 2016
Tom Sawyer, Campbell River

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