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      Squamish's most popular riding area.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
      AKA: Mashiter, Quest University
      Diamond Head / Elfin lakes Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Drive up Garibaldi Park Road past the new 'Quest university'. There is an area to park on the left of the road 300m past the powerlines. If you are shuttling to the upper trails you can continue up this gravel road to the 2rd switchback.
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      Region Details
      • 21
      • 3
      • 38
      • 25
      • 12
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of 2 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      100
      Trails Mountain Bike
      103
      Trails E-Bike
      101
      Trails Hike
      38
      Trails Trail Running
      40
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      3
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      66 miles
      Total Descent
      31,738 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,945 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,274 ft
      Reports
      4,417
      Photos
      1,977
      Ridden Counter
      136,424

      Photos of Diamond Head Mountain Bike

      841 |
      Jun 27, 2018 @ 11:50pm
      Jun 27, 2018
      550 |
      Nov 20, 2017 @ 5:08pm
      Nov 20, 2017
      179 |
      Sep 25, 2017 @ 2:32am
      Sep 25, 2017
      trail: Fred
      402 |
      Sep 13, 2017 @ 10:52am
      Sep 13, 2017
      758 |
      Sep 11, 2017 @ 11:45am
      Sep 11, 2017
      trail: Cakewalk
      652 |
      Jun 10, 2017 @ 11:56pm
      Jun 10, 2017
      trail: Half Nelson
      1,971 |
      Nov 3, 2016 @ 2:25pm
      Nov 3, 2016
      453 |
      Jun 8, 2016 @ 9:54pm
      Jun 8, 2016

      Videos of Diamond Head Mountain Bike

      #fridayfails Somewhere Over There
      171 | Jul 19, 2021
      pseudo-tsuga
      14 | Jun 15, 2021
      Fresh Squamish Flow
      34 | Apr 28, 2021
      Fun Parts on SOT
      55 | Apr 7, 2021
      Cortes Planks Failure
      149 | Mar 29, 2021
      2020 GoPro Highlights
      trail: Poacher
      4350 | Jan 2, 2021
      Squamish 19th Hole RAW!!!
      trail: 19th Hole
      0:51 | 339 | Oct 10, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Cakewalk
      Jul 20, 2021 @ 6:38am
      Jul 20, 2021
      Very Drybigredted SORCA We would like to thank everyone for your...

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Climb Trail - Stl'lhalem Sintl' (upper)
      Aug 4, 2021 @ 8:29am
      2 hours
      Drydavereid SORCA Trimmed back vegetation on open cut block...
      Ditch Pig
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 1:28pm
      21 hours
      Very Dryblanshard16Fast and loose! Going to need some...
      Hybrid
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 1:18pm
      21 hours
      Very Dryblanshard16Needs a prune. Can't carry the speed...
      Grin and Holler
      Jul 31, 2021 @ 11:48am
      Jul 31, 2021
      Dryconrad1
      Lower Powersmart
      Jul 31, 2021 @ 9:32am
      Jul 31, 2021
      DryBenHaggar Limbed and brushed - SORCA trail crew
      Pseudo-Tsuga - Part 2
      Jul 30, 2021 @ 8:35pm
      Jul 30, 2021
      DrysamosakingSpotted a young cougar on the road...
      Hoods in the Woods
      Jul 29, 2021 @ 8:07am
      Jul 29, 2021
      Very DryroSamBo Trimmed the last section through the...
      Fred
      Jul 27, 2021 @ 9:49pm
      Jul 27, 2021
      Drydavereid SORCA Brush cut first section Sorca
      Unrelated Dead Guys
      Jul 27, 2021 @ 5:10pm
      Jul 27, 2021
      Very Dryasur90
      Green Spider
      Jul 27, 2021 @ 5:10pm
      Jul 27, 2021
      Very Dryasur90

      Activity Feed

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      user #2469823tehcnikalriddentrailEast Infection and 3 more
      Aug 4, 2021 @ 8:30am
      2 hours
      user #2469823tehcnikaladdphoto in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada and 1 more
      Aug 4, 2021 @ 8:29am
      2 hours
      user #489336davereidaddreportClimb Trail - Stl'lhalem Sintl' (upper)
      Aug 4, 2021 @ 8:29am
      2 hours
      user #2296993khamsahriddentrailPseudo-Tsuga - Part 3
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 9:54pm
      12 hours
      user #2336203DMoney0041riddentrailGrin and Holler
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 8:56pm
      13 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1327926stevefarriestrailGalactic ScheisseAccess to the start of galactic is tricky from...
      Aug 1, 2021 @ 7:48pm
      3 days
      user #1727980conrad1trailGrin and HollerLots of new features and improvements has gone...
      Aug 1, 2021 @ 12:18pm
      3 days
      user #1850140samosakingreportPseudo-Tsuga - Part 2Forgot to add the time in my report - the...
      Jul 30, 2021 @ 8:36pm
      Jul 30, 2021
      user #169750tommyttreportGaribaldi Park RoadF
      Jul 28, 2021 @ 12:46pm
      Jul 28, 2021
      user #299411bigredtedreportCakewalkThanks Todd. It’s just the entitled few,...
      Jul 21, 2021 @ 7:41am
      Jul 21, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Lava Flow 1 1 22.2 km
      Valleycliffe 7 31 20 102.2 km
      Alice Lake & Highlands 12 37 37 162.9 km
      Smoke Bluffs Park3.3 km
      Brackendale 17 1 13.5 km

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      Pinkbike Articles

      Nov 5, 2020
      Video: Jesse Melamed Breaks Down Squamish's Steepest Trail Video: Jesse Melamed Breaks Down Squamish's Steepest Trail
      19th Hole is relentlessly steep.
      May 12, 2020
      Video: Jesse Melamed Shows You The Racing Line on Squamish's 'Angry Midget' Video: Jesse Melamed Shows You The Racing Line on Squamish's 'Angry Midget'
      A full breakdown of all the key sections and their time differences.
      Jan 1, 2020
      Video: All The Episodes From Full Enduro Video: All The Episodes From Full Enduro
      Zoe Dawson is a Squamish local who has been riding XC for years, but her skills simply didn't translate to enduro...
      Dec 11, 2019
      Video: The Privateer Puts His Training to the Test on the Pinkbike Hot Lap Video: The Privateer Puts His Training to the Test on the Pinkbike Hot Lap
      The Privateer, Adam Price, takes on the Pinkbike Hot Lap.
      Jan 16, 2017
      Behind Cam McCaul's VW Adventure - Video Behind Cam McCaul's VW Adventure - Video
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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike10366 miles31,739 ft35 miles2,946 ft
      #9#61,9754,4107048,314
      E-Bike10166 miles31,637 ft35 miles2,946 ft
      #4#23,9316634
      Hike3833 miles8,264 ft13 miles2,946 ft
      #216#4313,858399
      Trail Running4035 miles9,170 ft14 miles2,946 ft
      #162#353,868317
      Dirtbike/Moto39 miles52 ft1,010 ft2,838 ft
      #222,285117
      ATV/ORV/OHV29 miles10 ft423 ft2,700 ft
      #272,2842
      Snowshoe17 miles10 ft423 ft2,700 ft
      #259
      Backcountry Ski17 miles10 ft423 ft2,700 ft
      #181238
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      • Admins: SORCA, SORCA, SDBA, james529529, CruJonze, ngottlieb, Brennwills, chesticle, 99, snowdan
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