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      This region is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

      Ladysmith is a town located on the 49th parallel on the east coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. As of 2016, the population was 8,537. Please visit our Community Website to discover what Ladysmith has to offer during your visit.

      The local trails provide a good variety of varying levels of challenging terrain. Getting to most trail heads requires a climb along access or climbing trails, but the effort is well worth the reward. The Ladysmith trail network is know for it's spectacular views on a clear day. Due to our climate, trails can be ridden mostly all year round, but please refrain from chewing up trails on or immediately after extremely wet weather. Many trails are multi-use, so hikers or trail runners will be encountered. Please be cautious and watch out while riding.

      Checkout the local CTSS - Ladysmith Chapter trail association, the Routes page for recommended local ride loops, and the Ladysmith Riders group if you'd like to ride with a local or participate in a group ride while visiting.

      Have fun out there Ride at your own risk.
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      Region Details
      • 120
      • 4
      • 10
      • 47
      • 5

      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 31, 2021

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      190
      Trails Mountain Bike
      186
      Trails E-Bike
      182
      Trails Hike
      189
      Trails Trail Running
      189
      Trails Horse
      6
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      5
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      5
      Trails Nordic Ski
      5
      Total Distance
      46 miles
      Total Descent
      7,534 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,272 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,317 ft
      Reports
      1,404
      Photos
      184
      Ridden Counter
      7,462

      Photos of Ladysmith Mountain Bike

      0 |
      Jun 17, 2021 @ 1:58pm
      Jun 17, 2021
      trail: Half Fries
      44 |
      Apr 9, 2021 @ 7:38am
      Apr 9, 2021
      trail: Kid 'n Play
      22 |
      Mar 16, 2021 @ 7:42am
      Mar 16, 2021
      4 |
      Dec 29, 2020 @ 12:00pm
      Dec 29, 2020
      9 |
      Dec 29, 2020 @ 11:59am
      Dec 29, 2020
      trail: TBD
      17 |
      Nov 19, 2020 @ 9:05pm
      Nov 19, 2020
      trail: Abbycadabra
      17 |
      Nov 19, 2020 @ 9:04pm
      Nov 19, 2020
      17 |
      Nov 19, 2020 @ 7:11pm
      Nov 19, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Ladysmith Access Trail
      Jul 29, 2021 @ 11:07am
      Jul 29, 2021
      Very DryBrodieNorth

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1832797SeamusrhysriddentrailFeliz Navidad Trail
      Aug 1, 2021 @ 11:05am
      Aug 1, 2021
      user #2009251AlexisjmorganwishlisttrailFeliz Navidad Trail and 3 more
      Jul 31, 2021 @ 11:21pm
      Jul 31, 2021
      user #1832797SeamusrhysaddreportNo Brakes!
      Jul 31, 2021 @ 4:50pm
      Jul 31, 2021
      user #477396BrodieNorthaddreportLadysmith Access Trail and 10 more
      Jul 29, 2021 @ 3:44pm
      Jul 29, 2021
      user #2566968BStJaddreportLadysmith Access Road and 6 more
      Jul 21, 2021 @ 4:31pm
      Jul 21, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1022032Jersey83trailHalf FriesWho’s building this trail?
      Jan 11, 2021 @ 5:35pm
      Jan 11, 2021
      user #1135012dandapotrailLemonsChallenging trail to ride on a MTB bike, need...
      May 16, 2020 @ 8:19pm
      May 16, 2020
      user #1482857ryanboumatrailLadysmith DownhillGood trail, but getting to it is a problem.
      May 3, 2019 @ 10:53am
      May 3, 2019
      user #1690163HumanpowertrailTazThe upper 2 legs form nice connectors between...
      Apr 25, 2019 @ 6:37am
      Apr 25, 2019
      user #1016480huggins22reportLittle KittyI went in after Ryan and cleared up the rest...
      Dec 24, 2018 @ 2:44pm
      Dec 24, 2018

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike18643 miles6,404 ft17 miles1,257 ft
      #1,043#561621,40431,903
      E-Bike18242 miles6,181 ft16 miles1,257 ft
      #271#3261,3982117
      Hike18945 miles7,461 ft18 miles1,273 ft
      #828#52161,4012534
      Trail Running18945 miles7,461 ft18 miles1,273 ft
      #830#521,4011339
      Horse67 miles764 ft3 miles712 ft
      #24732
      Dirtbike/Moto11,696 ft95 ft1,063 ft95 ft
      73112
      Snowshoe59 miles909 ft3 miles709 ft
      #20118
      Backcountry Ski59 miles909 ft3 miles709 ft
      #15115
      Nordic Ski59 miles909 ft3 miles709 ft
      #13116
      • By brenthillier NSMBA TRAILFORKS Plus & contributors
      • Admins: Dubnyk, CTSS, CTSS
      • #13354 - 10,860 views

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