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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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 intended 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
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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

  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • 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
      featured
      Region Details
      • 40
      • 48
      • 106
      • 20
      • 2
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of 15 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      218
      Trails Mountain Bike
      235
      Trails Hike
      208
      Trails Trail Running
      208
      Total Distance
      104 miles
      Total Descent
      24,656 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,658 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,795 ft
      Reports
      6,398
      Photos
      1,469
      Ridden Counter
      139,584

      Photos of Galbraith Mountain Bike

      trail: Das Auto Bahn
      432 |
      Sep 8, 2018 @ 7:35pm
      Sep 8, 2018
      386 |
      Mar 31, 2017 @ 9:34am
      Mar 31, 2017
      trail: Irish Death
      1,456 |
      Mar 31, 2017 @ 9:33am
      Mar 31, 2017
      | 3 comments
      trail: Wonderland
      377 |
      Jun 26, 2016 @ 3:16pm
      Jun 26, 2016
      | 1 comments

      Videos of Galbraith Mountain Bike

      GoPro Best Line Entry
      trail: Evolution
      2:07 | 127 | Aug 7, 2020
      Cedar pro line // FPV CHASE II
      trail: Cedar Dust
      0:15 | 31 | Jul 14, 2020
      Cedar pro line // FPV CHASE
      1:12 | 160 | Jul 14, 2020
      Cedar Dust Rock Roll
      trail: Cedar Dust
      0:08 | 46 | May 31, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Dum & Dee
      Jul 27, 2020 @ 10:17am
      Jul 27, 2020
      Very DryRufinoRamosSo the reason its closed .Nico Vicks...
      Bottle Opener
      Jul 19, 2020 @ 10:23am
      Jul 19, 2020
      IdealpinkpassPlanks on ladder bridge are loose and...
      RD 2310
      Jul 18, 2020 @ 7:56pm
      Jul 18, 2020
      Drytrees4meIf you're here go back up to lair of the...

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Dog Patch
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 4:17pm
      15 hours
      Dryedbenton MTBMontesano
      Mohawk
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 4:17pm
      15 hours
      Idealedbenton MTBMontesano
      Mullet
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 4:17pm
      15 hours
      Dryedbenton MTBMontesano
      Cheech and Chong's Wild Ride
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 4:17pm
      15 hours
      Dryedbenton MTBMontesano
      Whoopsie Woodle
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 4:17pm
      15 hours
      Idealedbenton MTBMontesano
      Lair of the Bear
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 4:17pm
      15 hours
      Dryedbenton MTBMontesano
      RD 2100
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 4:17pm
      15 hours
      Dryedbenton MTBMontesano
      911
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 4:17pm
      15 hours
      Idealedbenton MTBMontesano
      Bandito
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 4:17pm
      15 hours
      Dryedbenton MTBMontesano
      Cedar Dust Black Jump Line
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 4:17pm
      15 hours
      Very Dryedbenton MTBMontesano

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2181960alextseybriddentrailRidge Trail (Viewpoint - South)
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 10:39pm
      9 hours
      user #1183314edbentonaddreportDog Patch and 10 more
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 9:25pm
      10 hours
      user #1795630JTMCbikeriddentrailJack and the Beanstalk and 4 more
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 8:25pm
      11 hours
      user #1160864ashlemondifficultyvotetrailUp 2 Something
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 8:19pm
      11 hours
      user #1598208ForestmuirriddentrailRD 2000
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 7:06pm
      12 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #813909focalmtbtrailHuff and PuffFinally rode the full pull up to the top &...
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 5:32pm
      14 hours
      user #1562720vindeetrailDad BodGreat trail but absolutely needs one-way...
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 9:58am
      21 hours
      user #1562720vindeetrailRadical DragonThe complaints to this trail have me wondering...
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 11:25pm
      1 days
      user #1724618GraysonPNWreportPrison LoveA little dry and in need of some brushing.
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 9:32am
      2 days
      user #1562720vindeereportDevilcrossYou're a saint with how much work you've done...
      Aug 9, 2020 @ 8:46pm
      Aug 9, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Lake Padden 42 km
      Samish Crest Open Space 6 32.1 km
      100 Acre Woods 8 103.8 km
      Lookout Mountain 1 3 13 34 km
      Chuckanut Mountain 7 14 74.8 km

      Local Badges

      • By kyleyoungtransition & contributors
      • Admins: WMBC, kyleyoungtransition
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