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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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      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 6
      • 1
      • 1
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 5, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      70
      Trails Mountain Bike
      10
      Trails E-Bike
      12
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Hike
      11
      Trails Trail Running
      9
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      71
      Trails Observed Trials
      10
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      6
      Total Distance
      53 miles
      Total Descent
      5,032 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,786 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,138 ft
      Reports
      730
      Photos
      326
      Ridden Counter
      18,837

      Photos of Lava Flow Mountain Bike

      6 |
      Jul 1, 2023 @ 1:40am
      Jul 1, 2023
      31 |
      May 1, 2023 @ 12:57pm
      May 1, 2023
      59 |
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 3:57pm
      Apr 24, 2022
      trail: Sock Puppet
      41 |
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 3:56pm
      Apr 24, 2022
      trail: No Limits
      45 |
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 3:56pm
      Apr 24, 2022
      trail: Wray's Way
      59 |
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 3:56pm
      Apr 24, 2022
      trail: Heatwave
      23 |
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 3:49pm
      Apr 24, 2022
      trail: Bonsai
      175 |
      Apr 2, 2018 @ 9:47pm
      Apr 2, 2018

      Videos of Lava Flow Mountain Bike

      KinADAY trail
      trail: KinADay
      4:32 | 452 | Feb 6, 2019
      Highball Trail
      trail: Highball
      3:39 | 410 | Jan 28, 2019
      170924 Loam Trail
      trail: Uni Access
      2:38 | 78 | Sep 28, 2017
      ridge connect
      2:54 | 380 | Mar 4, 2020 , Squamish
      Full guide to Bonsai ...AND... SOT Alt Ending
      trail: Bonsai
      7:22 | 418 | Aug 30, 2019 , Squamish
      Full guide to Bonsai North via Power-Hoods
      6:36 | 353 | Aug 9, 2019 , Squamish
      youtuber Beautiful XC on Poop Alley || Squamish, BC |...
      trail: Poop Alley
      4:22 | 921 | Jul 27, 2019 , Squamish
      Full guide to Powerhouse Plunge via Ring Creek Rip
      13:52 | 724 | Jun 21, 2019 , Squamish

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Uni Access
      Jun 14, 2024 @ 4:01pm
      Jun 14, 2024
      Variablecanadaka Trailforks 2 larges trees down.

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Poop Alley
      Jul 5, 2024 @ 2:12pm
      Jul 5, 2024
      Variabletrailrunnerx
      Hoods Connector
      Jul 5, 2024 @ 2:12pm
      Jul 5, 2024
      Idealtrailrunnerx
      Bonsai North
      Jul 1, 2024 @ 3:07am
      Jul 1, 2024
      IdealHucknGnar
      Ring Creek Rip
      May 19, 2024 @ 3:52am
      May 19, 2024
      WetDirt bike trailBarmtbr
      Bonsai
      Mar 26, 2024 @ 3:04pm
      Mar 26, 2024
      WetDirtbike/Moto canadaka Trailforks
      Ring Creek FSR
      Mar 19, 2024 @ 11:19pm
      Mar 19, 2024
      Snow CoveredDirtbike/Moto Pretty much all snow covered past Ring...canadaka Trailforks
      Blindside Connector
      Feb 3, 2024 @ 11:42am
      Feb 3, 2024
      VariableSome rocks down and soft but clear and...jburbee
      Connector
      Nov 12, 2023 @ 2:17pm
      Nov 12, 2023
      WetDirtbike/Moto canadaka Trailforks
      Mamquam FSR
      Oct 1, 2022 @ 8:23am
      Oct 1, 2022
      DryAlanjFCrNq
      Parking Lot
      Jul 29, 2022 @ 8:45am
      Jul 29, 2022
      DryAlexisjmorgan

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      YBeaulieuwishlistrouteactivity #55474048
      Jul 11, 2024 @ 8:02am
      2 days
      sebrofowishlistrouteactivity #55350215
      Jul 8, 2024 @ 2:12pm
      Jul 8, 2024
      Djabwishlistrouteactivity #55312537
      Jul 7, 2024 @ 7:48pm
      Jul 7, 2024
      trailrunnerxaddreportactivity #55197388 and 2 more
      Jul 5, 2024 @ 6:06pm
      Jul 5, 2024
      HucknGnaraddreportactivity #54997897 and 2 more
      Jul 1, 2024 @ 5:18pm
      Jul 1, 2024

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      HeyBaumeistertrailRing Creek FSRNot bikeable. Very loose, big rocks.
      Sep 2, 2022 @ 12:21pm
      Sep 2, 2022
      timkaytrailAccess RoadNot sure why but I don’t see a Plus Sign in...
      Aug 18, 2022 @ 7:40pm
      Aug 18, 2022
      canadakatrailAccess RoadYou can add the youtube video link to the...
      Aug 15, 2022 @ 11:19pm
      Aug 15, 2022
      timkaytrailAccess RoadWent back and did it again but this time made...
      Aug 15, 2022 @ 10:10pm
      Aug 15, 2022
      lagbctrailAccess RoadMay 2022 - can only agree what Tim wrote. No fun.
      May 10, 2022 @ 2:45pm
      May 10, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Diamond Head 4 41 32 122.2 km
      Valleycliffe 9 29 22 103.4 km
      Smoke Bluffs Park 1 14.5 km
      Alice Lake & Highlands 12 41 37 164.9 km
      Brackendale 19 15.6 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1019 miles886 ft4 miles2,785 ft
      #1,227#11671661191,811
      E-Bike1220 miles1,102 ft5 miles2,785 ft
      #444#58665131
      Horse15 miles276 ft1 mile568 ft
      137
      Hike1120 miles958 ft4 miles2,785 ft
      #1,803#1362652262
      Trail Running918 miles801 ft4 miles2,785 ft
      #1,802#1326491487
      Dirtbike/Moto7153 miles5,033 ft17 miles2,785 ft
      #8#123953141,059
      Observed Trials1011 miles738 ft3 miles1,703 ft
      102611
      ATV/ORV/OHV611 miles410 ft3 miles1,703 ft
      #441442
      • By Sun2306 & contributors
      • Admins: SORCA, SDBA, vincer, james529529, bigredted, CruJonze, dmpb, B2H4me, bcorigin, Brennwills
      • #19698 - 9,622 views

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