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      This is one of the primary dirtbike trail areas in Squamish.

      The Squamish Dirt Bike Association performs an amazing service building and maintaining this popular trail network. They rely entirely on your membership to keep this service running. Please show your support by becoming a member.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      AKA: Lava Flow
      Land Status: Crown Land
      Darwin's Parking google parking directions
      Disclaimer:
      For visitors to this area, it would be greatly appreciated if you can make a small donation to the SDBA using the Trailforks Trail Karma.
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      Region Details
      • 6
      • 1
      • 1
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Feb 26, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      58
      Trails Mountain Bike
      10
      Trails E-Bike
      12
      Trails Hike
      11
      Trails Trail Running
      9
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      59
      Trails Observed Trials
      8
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      5
      Total Distance
      45 miles
      Total Descent
      3,578 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,809 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,138 ft
      Reports
      473
      Photos
      233
      Ridden Counter
      10,844

      Photos of Lava Flow Mountain Bike

      28 |
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 3:57pm
      Apr 24, 2022
      trail: Sock Puppet
      15 |
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 3:56pm
      Apr 24, 2022
      trail: No Limits
      26 |
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 3:56pm
      Apr 24, 2022
      trail: Wray's Way
      38 |
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 3:56pm
      Apr 24, 2022
      5 |
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 3:49pm
      Apr 24, 2022
      trail: Seppuku
      35 |
      Apr 17, 2022 @ 7:10pm
      Apr 17, 2022
      trail: Whiskey Bet
      40 |
      May 19, 2021 @ 10:57pm
      May 19, 2021
      trail: Bonsai
      147 |
      Apr 2, 2018 @ 9:47pm
      Apr 2, 2018

      Videos of Lava Flow Mountain Bike

      KinADAY trail
      trail: KinADay
      4:32 | 414 | Feb 6, 2019
      Highball Trail
      trail: Highball
      3:39 | 369 | Jan 28, 2019
      170924 Loam Trail
      trail: Uni Access
      2:38 | 69 | Sep 28, 2017
      Transition Blindside
      trail: Blindside
      6:56 | 3581 | Apr 12, 2013
      ridge connect
      2:54 | 259 | Mar 4, 2020 , Squamish
      Full guide to Bonsai ...AND... SOT Alt Ending
      trail: Bonsai
      7:22 | 272 | Aug 30, 2019 , Squamish
      Full guide to Bonsai North via Power-Hoods
      6:36 | 212 | Aug 9, 2019 , Squamish
      youtuber Beautiful XC on Poop Alley || Squamish, BC |...
      trail: Poop Alley
      4:22 | 596 | Jul 27, 2019 , Squamish

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Ring Creek Rip
      Aug 5, 2022 @ 5:27pm
      Aug 5, 2022
      IdealDirtbike/Moto canadaka Trailforks
      Parking Lot
      Jul 29, 2022 @ 8:45am
      Jul 29, 2022
      DryAlexisjmorgan
      Blindside Connector
      Jul 21, 2022 @ 11:46am
      Jul 21, 2022
      Idealjburbee
      Hoods Connector
      Jul 21, 2022 @ 11:46am
      Jul 21, 2022
      Idealjburbee
      Bonsai North
      Jul 21, 2022 @ 11:46am
      Jul 21, 2022
      Idealjburbee
      Poop Alley
      Jun 14, 2022 @ 10:16am
      Jun 14, 2022
      WetNot worth riding until proper summer...blackcombterry
      Uni Access
      May 8, 2022 @ 4:49pm
      May 8, 2022
      Idealmaggiedurkin
      Bonsai
      Apr 20, 2022 @ 7:15pm
      Apr 20, 2022
      WetThe motos are destroying it. Deep puddles...onecutmedia
      Ring Creek FSR
      Mar 22, 2022 @ 8:45am
      Mar 22, 2022
      Snow Covered First 3.5km from powerhouse access rd are...cloudimass
      Connector
      Dec 9, 2021 @ 1:01pm
      Dec 9, 2021
      WetDirtbike/Moto canadaka Trailforks

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1184422saeroduriddentrailPoop Alley
      Aug 8, 2022 @ 10:16pm
      8 hours
      user #686544westcoastatheartwishlistroutemeadow of the grizzly + half nelson
      Aug 6, 2022 @ 9:19pm
      2 days
      user #454369canadakaaddreportRing Creek Rip and 3 more
      Aug 5, 2022 @ 11:39pm
      Aug 5, 2022
      user #2874136NtdietrichwishlistrouteMeadow to Half Nelson Loop
      Aug 3, 2022 @ 2:15pm
      Aug 3, 2022
      user #1417569smith-kyleriddentrailBlindside Connector and 2 more
      Aug 3, 2022 @ 2:10pm
      Aug 3, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #935509lagbctrailAccess RoadMay 2022 - can only agree what Tim wrote. No fun.
      May 10, 2022 @ 2:45pm
      May 10, 2022
      user #1036221liamdubstrailBonsai NorthPlus one - definitely the easiest way to climb up.
      Mar 6, 2022 @ 9:50pm
      Mar 6, 2022
      user #1036221liamdubstrailBonsaiWas pretty nuts, lots of steep slabs, roots...
      Oct 11, 2021 @ 5:12pm
      Oct 11, 2021
      user #1527180bloodyteslatrailRing Creek FSRThought I’d take this way up and some...
      Oct 6, 2021 @ 1:39pm
      Oct 6, 2021
      user #2809163happygnometrailAccess RoadPrevious fellow before hit the nail on the...
      Aug 6, 2021 @ 12:44pm
      Aug 6, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Diamond Head 4 39 29 112.2 km
      Valleycliffe 7 32 20 103.4 km
      Smoke Bluffs Park 14.5 km
      Alice Lake & Highlands 14 36 37 174.9 km
      Brackendale 175.6 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1019 miles955 ft4 miles2,808 ft
      #1,122#1116441881,413
      E-Bike1220 miles1,171 ft5 miles2,808 ft
      #337#4542060
      Hike1120 miles1,027 ft4 miles2,808 ft
      #1,644#131411130
      Trail Running918 miles866 ft4 miles2,808 ft
      #1,646#1314081192
      Horse15 miles276 ft1 mile568 ft
      134
      Dirtbike/Moto5945 miles3,579 ft13 miles2,808 ft
      #6#11643524553
      Observed Trials810 miles568 ft2 miles1,522 ft
      1154
      ATV/ORV/OHV511 miles466 ft3 miles1,726 ft
      #47140
      • By Sun2306 & contributors
      • Admins: SORCA, SDBA, vincer, james529529, CruJonze, ngottlieb, dmpb, B2H4me, bcorigin, Brennwills
      • #19698 - 5,672 views
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