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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 mountain bike 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 days. Occasionally hikers will be encountered on these trails, so please be curious and watch out for them while riding.

      Checkout the Routes page for our recommended local ride loops and checkout 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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      Open on Oct 24, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #932
      State Ranking
      #57
      Trails
      148
      Trails Mountain Bike
      4
      Trails Hike
      4
      Trails Trail Running
      4
      Total Distance
      3 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      2 miles
      Total Descent
      1,086 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      805 ft
      Total Vertical
      403 ft
      Reports
      604
      Photos
      94
      Ridden Counter
      1,368

      Photos of Ladysmith Mountain Bike

      trail: Tyee
      0 |
      Nov 13, 2018 @ 7:34pm
      Nov 13, 2018
      Tyee, Ladysmith
      10 |
      Sep 27, 2018 @ 8:02pm
      Sep 27, 2018
      Circle of Life, Ladysmith
      trail: No Brakes!
      13 |
      Aug 11, 2018 @ 11:21am
      Aug 11, 2018
      No Brakes!, Ladysmith
      trail: Chainsaw
      11 |
      Aug 7, 2018 @ 8:26am
      Aug 7, 2018
      Chainsaw, Ladysmith
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      Ladysmith Mountain Bike Routes

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      Ladysmith Riders Group Loop
      5 miles
      Ladysmith Loop
      5 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #1482857ryanboumatrailUppers & DownersRoad this up and it’s not fun at all. Should...
      Sep 27, 2018 @ 8:03pm
      Sep 27, 2018
      user #1576201JacksonThacktrailAbbycadabraDon’t be fooled by the description. This is...
      Aug 26, 2018 @ 8:36am
      Aug 26, 2018
      user #1576201JacksonThacktrailStubby CrushThis trail is horribly over grown, two pedals...
      Aug 26, 2018 @ 8:34am
      Aug 26, 2018
      user #1482857ryanboumatrailStubby CrushI thought this was called Ace of the Hill?? I...
      Jul 29, 2018 @ 12:53pm
      Jul 29, 2018
      user #1095236glfmkgtrailHeart Lake Trail FaceThis is trail is epic!!! what a nice DH Trail...
      Jun 28, 2018 @ 2:11pm
      Jun 28, 2018
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      Recent Activity

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      user #1482857ryanboumaaddridelogNov 6, 2018 ride log
      Nov 6, 2018 @ 5:41pm
      Nov 6, 2018
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      Nov 6, 2018 @ 3:45pm
      Nov 6, 2018
      user #50580drbikeaddridelogNov 2, 2018 ride log
      Nov 2, 2018 @ 2:30pm
      Nov 2, 2018
      user #1534961Pennlane37addridelogOct 26, 2018 ride log
      Oct 28, 2018 @ 9:55am
      Oct 28, 2018
      user #1482857ryanboumaaddridelogOct 27, 2018 ride log
      Oct 27, 2018 @ 3:54pm
      Oct 27, 2018
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      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Frank Jameson Community Centre BMX & Skate Skillparkskill parkLadysmith
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