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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 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
Contribute Details
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
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
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Radar Time
Activity Recordings
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.
Trails Deemphasized
Trails are shown in grey.
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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
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      • 28
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      • 5
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      Region Status
      Caution as of Oct 22, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      73
      Trails Mountain Bike
      74
      Trails Hike
      70
      Trails Trail Running
      70
      Total Distance
      40 miles
      Total Descent
      9,818 ft
      Total Vertical
      970 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      980 ft
      Reports
      498
      Photos
      233
      Ridden Counter
      20,621

      Photos of Hornby Island Mountain Bike

      5 |
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 9:16am
      Oct 22, 2021
      2 |
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 9:16am
      Oct 22, 2021
      trail: Yer Mom
      11 |
      Sep 4, 2021 @ 9:56am
      Sep 4, 2021
      trail: Yer Mom
      15 |
      Sep 3, 2021 @ 6:20pm
      Sep 3, 2021
      trail: Yer Mom
      945 |
      May 24, 2016 @ 9:00am
      May 24, 2016
      trail: Yer Mom
      424 |
      May 24, 2016 @ 8:53am
      May 24, 2016
      trail: No Horses
      667 |
      Apr 6, 2010 @ 10:37pm
      Apr 6, 2010
      trail: No Horses
      785 |
      Apr 6, 2010 @ 10:34pm
      Apr 6, 2010
      | 1 comments

      Videos of Hornby Island Mountain Bike

      trail: Freefall
      0:05 | | Jul 18, 2019
      190316 Bitchin Camaro
      0:59 | 644 | Mar 18, 2019
      190316 Test Tube
      trail: Test Tube
      1:46 | 382 | Mar 18, 2019
      190317 Yer Mom
      trail: Yer Mom
      0:39 | 275 | Mar 17, 2019
      190317 No Horses
      trail: No Horses
      1:09 | 208 | Mar 17, 2019
      Hornby Island Skinny Fail
      trail: Yer Mom
      0:36 | 573 | Dec 12, 2018
      Friday Afternoon
      1:08 | 2315 | Jun 24, 2018
      Low Key Shred
      trail: Slickrock
      3:27 | 220 | Jan 24, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2392727vi-mtbvotetrailBike Fest Dual/Kootenay Loop
      Oct 23, 2021 @ 6:31am
      3 days
      user #2392727vi-mtbriddentrailBike Fest Dual/Kootenay Loop
      Oct 23, 2021 @ 6:31am
      3 days
      user #2392727vi-mtbaddreportParson's Link Trail and 9 more
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 5:29pm
      Oct 22, 2021
      user #650627meaksaddphoto in Hornby Island, British Columbia, Canada and 1 more
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 9:16am
      Oct 22, 2021
      user #650627meaksaddskillparkJoe Ride Skills Park
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 6:10am
      Oct 22, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1205633flyboy94catrailWashing Machine (Down)Tree down near top. Otherwise good
      Aug 16, 2021 @ 3:10pm
      Aug 16, 2021
      user #1120563NekoMeowstrailHidden ValleyOne of my favourite Hornby trails. Great flow,...
      Jul 31, 2021 @ 10:13pm
      Jul 31, 2021
      user #573836klezreportNo HorsesIt’s maple, and aside from impact breakage...
      Jun 29, 2021 @ 11:41am
      Jun 29, 2021
      user #2553259ChristhenewhikertrailGenuine Draft TrailI’ll
      Jun 26, 2021 @ 9:21am
      Jun 26, 2021
      user #3226871partatatimereportBill & ChristaRode 3 ft and saw a small ride around. It’ll...
      Apr 15, 2021 @ 8:26pm
      Apr 15, 2021

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike7440 miles9,678 ft21 miles971 ft
      #206#3623349837,022
      Hike7040 miles9,321 ft20 miles971 ft
      #162#30481110
      Trail Running7040 miles9,321 ft20 miles971 ft
      #163#3048267
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      • Admins: HIMBA
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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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