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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (Ridden Direction)
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
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
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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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Radar Time
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Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
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      Hornby Island is a recreation destination known the world over for it’s excellent trail network, local cycling community and amazing beaches Home to one of the most beautiful and secluded selection of trails in BC.

      With several trail access points around the Island, you are sure to have one near your accommodation. One of the joys of riding Hornby is that you don’t have to load up the car to get on the trails. You are never more than a 10 minute ride to the nearest trail!

      If you are new to the Island, the first step is to get a map. Stop by the bike shop in the Ringside Market to pick one up. With over 80km of single track, you will be glad you did.

      There is no shuttle access by vehicle – You MUST pedal up, so leave your big bike at home.
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      Region Details
      • 7
      • 2
      • 25
      • 27
      • 5
      • 3

      Region Status
      Open as of Apr 17, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      70
      Trails Mountain Bike
      69
      Trails Hike
      66
      Trails Trail Running
      66
      Total Distance
      40 miles
      Total Descent
      10,060 ft
      Total Vertical
      973 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      983 ft
      Reports
      551
      Photos
      230
      Ridden Counter
      22,001

      Photos of Hornby Island Mountain Bike

      35 |
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 9:16am
      Oct 22, 2021
      25 |
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 9:16am
      Oct 22, 2021
      trail: Yer Mom
      66 |
      Sep 4, 2021 @ 9:56am
      Sep 4, 2021
      trail: Yer Mom
      61 |
      Sep 3, 2021 @ 6:20pm
      Sep 3, 2021
      trail: Yer Mom
      998 |
      May 24, 2016 @ 9:00am
      May 24, 2016
      trail: Yer Mom
      468 |
      May 24, 2016 @ 8:53am
      May 24, 2016
      trail: No Horses
      686 |
      Apr 6, 2010 @ 10:37pm
      Apr 6, 2010
      trail: No Horses
      812 |
      Apr 6, 2010 @ 10:34pm
      Apr 6, 2010
      | 1 comments

      Videos of Hornby Island Mountain Bike

      Hornby Island Day Trip
      trail: Yer Mom
      21 | Jan 25, 2022
      trail: Freefall
      0:05 | | Jul 18, 2019
      190316 Bitchin Camaro
      0:59 | 720 | Mar 18, 2019
      190316 Test Tube
      trail: Test Tube
      1:46 | 417 | Mar 18, 2019
      190317 Yer Mom
      trail: Yer Mom
      0:39 | 282 | Mar 17, 2019
      190317 No Horses
      trail: No Horses
      1:09 | 221 | Mar 17, 2019
      Hornby Island Skinny Fail
      trail: Yer Mom
      0:36 | 588 | Dec 12, 2018
      Friday Afternoon
      1:08 | 2348 | Jun 24, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2216417sarahsradwishlisttrailFour Dead Aliens
      May 20, 2022 @ 2:59pm
      2 days
      user #154270xaibeehaddvideoViaje a Hornby Island EP1 - MTB ENDURO CANADÁ - BC TRAILS
      May 19, 2022 @ 9:20am
      May 19, 2022
      user #2712776NoelTmtbriddentrailSlickrock
      May 18, 2022 @ 9:29am
      May 18, 2022
      user #2576170aussierider74riddentrailBitchin' Camero
      May 13, 2022 @ 10:26pm
      May 13, 2022
      user #2576170aussierider74riddentrailYer Mom and 8 more
      May 10, 2022 @ 3:37am
      May 10, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1564120babesbikesbeersreportYer MomNo idea - a few jumps on the The Way were...
      Mar 2, 2022 @ 9:25am
      Mar 2, 2022
      user #253456dglassreportYer MomAny idea why?
      Mar 2, 2022 @ 9:12am
      Mar 2, 2022
      user #190333fabwizardtrailYer MomTrail is closed as are most trails with jumps....
      Feb 21, 2022 @ 11:28am
      Feb 21, 2022
      user #190333fabwizardtrailWashing Machine (Down)New tree down.
      Dec 26, 2021 @ 1:17am
      Dec 26, 2021
      user #190333fabwizardtrailSawyerRoots at the bottom above the storage tanks...
      Dec 26, 2021 @ 1:15am
      Dec 26, 2021

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike6940 miles9,921 ft22 miles974 ft
      #208#3623055137,427
      Hike6639 miles9,511 ft21 miles974 ft
      #166#30533131
      Trail Running6639 miles9,511 ft21 miles974 ft
      #167#3053474
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      • hornby island activity log | embed map of Hornby Island mountain bike trails | hornby island mountain biking points of interest

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