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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
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  • 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
  • Native/Tribal
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • 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
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      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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      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      WMBC
      (wmbcmtb.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #9
      State Ranking
      #1
      Trails
      170
      Total Distance
      86 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      41 miles
      Total Descent
      21,412 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,795 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,427 ft
      Reports
      1,905
      Photos
      975
      Ridden Counter
      26,806

      Photos of Galbraith Mountain Bike

      trail: Ridge Trail
      35 |
      Feb 13, 2018 @ 11:40am
      Feb 13, 2018
      Ridge Trail, Bellingham
      trail: Scorpion
      17 |
      Jan 27, 2018 @ 4:21pm
      Jan 27, 2018
      Scorpion, Tacoma
      63 |
      Dec 18, 2017 @ 7:11am
      Dec 18, 2017
      Unemployment Line, Bellingham
      trail: Air Chair
      225 |
      Aug 7, 2017 @ 8:10am
      Aug 7, 2017
      Air Chair, Bellingham
      more photos »

      Videos of Galbraith Mountain Bike

      Small Rock Roll
      trail: Wonderland
      0:04 | 38 | Mar 21, 2018
      Atomic Dog Trail with Jeff Kendall-Weed
      trail: Atomic Dog
      2:30 | 12891 | Feb 23, 2018
      SST (lower) Feb 18, 2018
      trail: SST
      4:09 | 74 | Feb 20, 2018
      Pumptrack Trail with Jeff Kendall-Weed
      trail: Pump Track
      3:28 | 506 | Jan 29, 2018
      more videos »

      Galbraith Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Demo Route
      14 miles
      SST Quick Lap
      5 miles
      GLC
      56 miles
      WFA Bham Day 1
      4 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #1463900AndrewbrownaktrailCow BelleHuge deep puddle, keep it straight!
      Feb 5, 2018 @ 8:45pm
      Feb 5, 2018
      user #866677RockydildoareportEl Pollo ElasticoIf it's the same tree, tree is a kind of a...
      Jan 27, 2018 @ 7:56pm
      Jan 27, 2018
      user #906167ig6ytrailWallace and GrommetI believe it’s called Candy now
      Jan 20, 2018 @ 9:56pm
      Jan 20, 2018
      user #509542TluthertrailSSTIt’s closed due to logging 12/8/17
      Dec 8, 2017 @ 7:35pm
      Dec 8, 2017
      user #786652NoypiriderreportSSTIs sst still closed?
      Dec 2, 2017 @ 4:16pm
      Dec 2, 2017
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      Recent Activity

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      user #406370drivinjoeaddridelogApr 22, 2018 ride log
      Apr 22, 2018 @ 3:15pm
      29 mins
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      Apr 22, 2018 @ 3:00pm
      45 mins
      user #1360212Motown34addridelogApr 9, 2018 ride log
      Apr 22, 2018 @ 1:15pm
      2 hours
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      Apr 22, 2018 @ 12:45pm
      3 hours
      user #986972kzinkaddridelogApr 22, 2018 ride log
      Apr 22, 2018 @ 12:26pm
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