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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
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%
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
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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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
      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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      • 29
      • 27
      • 5
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of 20 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      72
      Trails Mountain Bike
      73
      Trails Hike
      69
      Trails Trail Running
      69
      Total Distance
      40 miles
      Total Descent
      9,699 ft
      Total Vertical
      972 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      981 ft
      Reports
      340
      Photos
      158
      Ridden Counter
      13,060

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 13 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 71 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance

      Photos of Hornby Island Mountain Bike

      trail: Yer Mom
      866 |
      May 24, 2016 @ 9:00am
      May 24, 2016
      trail: Yer Mom
      369 |
      May 24, 2016 @ 8:53am
      May 24, 2016
      trail: No Horses
      605 |
      Apr 6, 2010 @ 10:37pm
      Apr 6, 2010
      trail: No Horses
      715 |
      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 | 398 | Mar 18, 2019
      190316 Test Tube
      trail: Test Tube
      1:46 | 217 | Mar 18, 2019
      190317 Yer Mom
      trail: Yer Mom
      0:39 | 226 | Mar 17, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Colt's Foot
      Jul 26, 2020 @ 1:25pm
      Jul 26, 2020
      Drykconlin Tree down across Coltsfoot about 15ft...
      Yer Mom
      Jul 20, 2020 @ 2:05pm
      Jul 20, 2020
      DryXorrox A sign has been placed by parties unknown...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Four Dead Aliens
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 11:39am
      20 hours
      DryPeakedMTBTree down halfway through the trail
      Bench Connector
      Aug 10, 2020 @ 2:26pm
      3 days
      DryMarinMarauderWindfall near summit on “ Bench...
      Devil's Kitchen
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 8:12am
      Aug 3, 2020
      DryLindsayPedalGap jump still closed. Not too loose.
      No Horses
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 1:43pm
      Aug 1, 2020
      DryTigCross HIMBA
      Genuine Draft Trail
      Jul 30, 2020 @ 7:37am
      Jul 30, 2020
      IdealAndreassenmarkSuper fun singletrack!
      Purgatory (The Way)
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 6:32am
      Jul 25, 2020
      IdealAndreassenmark
      Freefall
      Jul 4, 2020 @ 7:20pm
      Jul 4, 2020
      Drybikebb PRCA Mint!
      Bitchin' Camero (The Way)
      Jul 4, 2020 @ 7:20pm
      Jul 4, 2020
      Drybikebb PRCA Possibly one of the best trails on the...
      Milo's Meadow (The Way)
      Jul 4, 2020 @ 7:20pm
      Jul 4, 2020
      Idealbikebb PRCA Perfect. So so good right now
      Cold Deck
      Jul 4, 2020 @ 9:57am
      Jul 4, 2020
      Idealbikebb PRCA Perfect?!

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1893269PeakedMTBaddreportFour Dead Aliens
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 11:39am
      20 hours
      user #807800soniauvotetrailNo Horses
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 9:38pm
      1 days
      user #2250461MarinMarauderaddreportBench Connector
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 10:47am
      2 days
      user #1868147DoobierobriddentrailInner Ridge
      Aug 9, 2020 @ 2:46pm
      Aug 9, 2020
      user #1412670nicolastranriddentrailFour Dead Aliens and 2 more
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 11:30am
      Aug 6, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1217821thebigchinreportYer Mom@Xorrox: I completely agree that signage for...
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 9:38pm
      Aug 3, 2020
      user #1077233XorroxreportYer MomThanks for the reply. I am happy to hear...
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 8:40pm
      Aug 3, 2020
      user #1217821thebigchinreportYer MomHi, I'm Doug Chinnery, Fire Chief for Hornby...
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 3:57pm
      Aug 3, 2020
      user #1266588islandforlifetrailYer MomTrail is back open again!
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 3:26pm
      Aug 3, 2020
      user #1890581SAMMEYERtrailYer MomRode by and the trail is shut down. Not sure...
      Jul 23, 2020 @ 8:23am
      Jul 23, 2020

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