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      The 2nd major motor area in Squamish, regarded as a harder area than the Lava Flow.

      The Squamish Dirt Bike Association performs an amazing service building and maintaining this popular trail network. They rely entirely on your membership to keep this service running. Please show your support by becoming a member.
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      Region Details
      • 6
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      Region Status
      Open as of May 12, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      112
      Trails Mountain Bike
      10
      Trails E-Bike
      66
      Trails Hike
      10
      Trails Trail Running
      10
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      106
      Trails Observed Trials
      4
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      6
      Total Distance
      35 miles
      Total Descent
      8,821 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,799 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,365 ft
      Reports
      711
      Photos
      211
      Ridden Counter
      13,671

      Cat Lake Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Upper and Lower Mad Hatter
      1 mile
      SORCA Cat Lake Recommended Route
      2 miles
      SORCA 2019 CINCO #9 race
      5 miles
      7 mile Cat Lake Ridepopular ridelog7 miles
      5 mile Cat Lake Ridepopular ridelog5 miles
      6 mile Cat Lake Ridepopular ridelog6 miles
      7 mile Cat Lake Ridepopular ridelog7 miles
      6 mile Cat Lake Ridepopular ridelog6 miles
      7 mile Cat Lake Ridepopular ridelog7 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      Past Week
      • 8 rides

      Photos of Cat Lake Mountain Bike

      trail: Cheshire Cat
      17 |
      Jul 2, 2023 @ 5:37pm
      Jul 2, 2023
      trail: Cheshire Cat
      46 |
      Jul 2, 2023 @ 5:37pm
      Jul 2, 2023
      20 |
      Apr 18, 2022 @ 9:33pm
      Apr 18, 2022
      13 |
      Apr 18, 2022 @ 9:29pm
      Apr 18, 2022
      7 |
      Apr 18, 2022 @ 9:27pm
      Apr 18, 2022
      trail: Cheshire Cat
      615 |
      Sep 25, 2018 @ 3:01pm
      Sep 25, 2018
      trail: Cheshire Cat
      304 |
      Sep 25, 2018 @ 3:00pm
      Sep 25, 2018
      trail: Section 57
      556 |
      Sep 7, 2015 @ 9:22pm
      Sep 7, 2015

      Videos of Cat Lake Mountain Bike

      youtuber Escape the Crowds: The Best Kept Secret -...
      27:13 | 74 | Aug 16, 2023 , Squamish
      youtuber Mountain Biking:  Cheshire Cat + Cheshire...
      2:53 | 424 | Jan 25, 2020 , Squamish
      youtuber Mountain Biking:  Cheshire Cat + Cheshire...
      2:53 | 682 | Jan 25, 2020 , Squamish
      youtuber Christmas Bike Trail Trio In Squamish -...
      12:16 | 737 | Dec 27, 2017 , Squamish
      youtuber Cheshire Cat, Crouching Squirrel Hidden Monkey...
      1136 | Dec 27, 2017 , Squamish
      Booter Descent
      trail: Booter
      57 | May 22, 2021
      Booter Ascent
      trail: Booter
      44 | May 22, 2021
      Hydrop Upper Connector - Trail View - Descent
      0:37 | 20 | May 17, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Section 57
      May 10, 2024 @ 11:58am
      May 10, 2024
      Drydmpb Hole in trail from fallen tree.
      Cheshire Cat
      May 10, 2024 @ 11:45am
      May 10, 2024
      Drydmpb Two big downed trees at bottom.

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Cat Lake Road
      Dec 12, 2023 @ 10:10pm
      Dec 12, 2023
      Variablea bit sloppy, probably a little...nicoli
      Hydro Road
      Apr 26, 2023 @ 7:22am
      Apr 26, 2023
      VariableDirtbike/Moto canadaka Trailforks
      Section 57 Access
      Feb 15, 2023 @ 3:24am
      Feb 15, 2023
      VariableA little bit of fresh snow in the open...nicoli
      Cheshire Kitten
      Feb 14, 2023 @ 2:07am
      Feb 14, 2023
      IdealE-Bike uglyduckling1911
      Connector
      Feb 14, 2023 @ 2:07am
      Feb 14, 2023
      UnknownE-Bike uglyduckling1911
      Access
      Sep 8, 2021 @ 6:20pm
      Sep 8, 2021
      DryDirtbike/Moto Tarball SDBA
      Cheshire Cat Access
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 1:44pm
      Aug 12, 2020
      Ideal canadaka Trailforks

      Activity Feed

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      colin-reddincommentreportactivity #52552822
      May 13, 2024 @ 12:27pm
      May 13, 2024
      canadakaaddreportactivity #52544960 and 10 more
      May 13, 2024 @ 9:21am
      May 13, 2024
      canadakaaddreportactivity #52400745 and 21 more
      May 10, 2024 @ 11:06pm
      May 10, 2024
      dmpbaddreportactivity #52377342 and 1 more
      May 10, 2024 @ 11:45am
      May 10, 2024
      TwistedTriggeraddvideoactivity #51954389 and 1 more
      May 1, 2024 @ 5:29pm
      May 1, 2024

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      colin-reddinreportCheshire CatClear
      May 13, 2024 @ 12:27pm
      May 13, 2024
      colin-reddinreportSection 57Cleared
      Feb 9, 2024 @ 2:11pm
      Feb 9, 2024
      colin-reddinreportCheshire CatCleared
      Feb 9, 2024 @ 2:11pm
      Feb 9, 2024
      AngelGzztrailCheshire CatWhere can I find the directions to get here?
      Sep 7, 2023 @ 10:13am
      Sep 7, 2023
      DnssnchztrailCat Lake RoadDispersed camping is available along this...
      Jul 18, 2022 @ 10:41am
      Jul 18, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Brohm Lake 2 31.5 km
      Alice Lake & Highlands 12 41 38 161.7 km
      Brackendale 19 12.3 km
      Diamond Head 4 41 32 114.2 km
      Valleycliffe 8 29 22 105.8 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike107 miles1,565 ft3 miles636 ft
      #2,578#17811469431,496
      E-Bike6624 miles5,853 ft10 miles1,381 ft
      #959#831668172
      Hike106 miles919 ft2 miles692 ft
      #6,201#284672163
      Trail Running106 miles919 ft2 miles692 ft
      #6,207#279672100
      Dirtbike/Moto10631 miles7,293 ft11 miles1,532 ft
      #310#24956102721
      Observed Trials41 mile312 ft4,318 ft292 ft
      6
      ATV/ORV/OHV63 miles384 ft1 mile755 ft
      #401626
      • By canadaka Trailforks & contributors
      • Admins: SORCA, SDBA, vincer, james529529, bigredted, CruJonze, dmpb, B2H4me, bcorigin, Brennwills
      • #493 - 14,070 views

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