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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos

LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Galbraith Mountain is a world class mountain destination located within riding distance of downtown Bellingham. Over 50 miles of singletrack that winds through over 3000 acres overlooking the city and Bellingham Bay.
      The mountain is accessible to all non-motorized use.
      All of the trails are built and maintained by the WMBC.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: No
      AKA: Galby
      Parking (Galbraith Lane) google parking directions
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      Region Details
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      Open on Feb 10, 2019
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      WMBC
      (wmbcmtb.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #7
      State Ranking
      #1
      Trails (view details)
      188
      Trails Mountain Bike
      187
      Trails Hike
      169
      Trails Trail Running
      169
      Total Distance
      96 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      46 miles
      Total Descent
      23,738 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,658 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,795 ft
      Reports
      3,237
      Photos
      1,156
      Ridden Counter
      54,647

      Photos of Galbraith Mountain Bike

      trail: Mohawk
      107 |
      Oct 29, 2018 @ 7:29pm
      Oct 29, 2018
      Mohawk, Bellingham
      trail: Das Auto Bahn
      99 |
      Sep 8, 2018 @ 7:35pm
      Sep 8, 2018
      Das Auto Bahn, Bellingham
      trail: Mohawk
      536 |
      Jun 30, 2018 @ 11:34am
      Jun 30, 2018
      Mohawk, Bellingham
      trail: Air Chair
      486 |
      Aug 7, 2017 @ 8:10am
      Aug 7, 2017
      Air Chair, Bellingham
      more photos »

      Videos of Galbraith Mountain Bike

      Cedar Dust Pro Jump Line
      trail: Cedar Dust
      0:26 | 89 | Jan 15, 2019
      Big Ride
      trail: Three Pigs
      0:56 | 232 | Dec 13, 2018
      Blade one day, Mohawk the next
      trail: Mohawk
      2:58 | 383 | Nov 13, 2018
      Mohawk
      trail: Mohawk
      1:18 | 44 | Nov 10, 2018
      more videos »

      Galbraith Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Freehub Magazine: Mohawk
      3,306 ft
      North to South loop
      11 miles
      Freehub Magazine: Cougar Ridge
      2 miles
      White Trash Wednesday
      7 miles

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1560986ZachMTB123trailIrish DeathNeeds to be worked on
      Feb 3, 2019 @ 7:48pm
      Feb 3, 2019
      user #1084182masonguytrailDad Bodthis trail taught me to appreciate all body shapes
      Jan 26, 2019 @ 5:02pm
      Jan 26, 2019
      user #1084182masonguytrailAir Chairabsolute banger
      Jan 16, 2019 @ 6:59pm
      Jan 16, 2019
      user #13970sngltrkmndreportCougar RidgeThanks Jeff!
      Jan 8, 2019 @ 11:24am
      Jan 8, 2019
      user #1391200PaintmaniatrailMohawkMachine built groomed trail. So much flow and...
      Jan 6, 2019 @ 2:32pm
      Jan 6, 2019
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      Recent Activity

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      user #1516881NonnacaddridelogDec 22, 2018 ride log
      Feb 14, 2019 @ 5:20pm
      20 hours
      user #950654Twenty9HardtailaddridelogFeb 14, 2019 ride log
      Feb 14, 2019 @ 4:11pm
      21 hours
      user #1344285dsellingeraddridelogFeb 9, 2019 ride log
      Feb 14, 2019 @ 2:06pm
      23 hours
      user #1229480djyoshwishlisttrailMohawk
      Feb 14, 2019 @ 12:50pm
      1 days
      user #1160864ashlemonaddridelogFeb 13, 2019 ride log
      Feb 13, 2019 @ 2:45pm
      2 days
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      • By kyleyoungtransition & contributors
      • Admins: EMBA, dpparker60, boxxerace, jmahler, petkatmat, MtbJerry, WMBC, kyleyoungtransition
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