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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
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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
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  • < 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
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  • 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

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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
      Maple Mountain is located just off Osborne Bay Road within the Municipal Forest Reserve owned by the District of North Cowichan. Maple Mountain is enjoyed by walkers, hikers and mountain bikers. There over 28 kilometres on 18 sanctioned trails built and maintained by the passionate trail builders and locals. The local Cowichan Trail Stewardship Society manages and maintains the trails on behalf of the Municipality.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Osborne Bay Road Parking Lot google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Pull off Osbourne bay Rd by the yellow gate with a big "Welcome to Maple Mountain Community Forest" sign.
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      Region Details
      • 6
      • 1
      • 18
      • 4
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of 2 days

      E-Bike Stats

      State Ranking
      #135
      Trails (view details)
      1
      Trails Mountain Bike
      30
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      28
      Trails Trail Running
      28
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Dirtbike
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Total Distance
      2,113 ft
      Total Descent Distance
      797 ft
      Total Descent
      49 ft
      Total Vertical
      164 ft
      Reports
      256
      Ridden Counter
      25

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance

      Photos of Maple Mountain

      trail: Lower Xylem
      7 |
      Dec 26, 2019 @ 8:03pm
      Dec 26, 2019
      trail: Phloem
      15 |
      Nov 21, 2019 @ 7:18pm
      Nov 21, 2019
      trail: Lower Xylem
      123 |
      Jul 24, 2017 @ 8:46am
      Jul 24, 2017
      512 |
      Feb 22, 2016 @ 10:59pm
      Feb 22, 2016

      Videos of Maple Mountain

      Upper Maple Syrup to Phloem(1080p)
      17:28 | 55 | Dec 21, 2019
      Going down Xylem!
      8:35 | 160 | Jul 16, 2018
      170902 Maple Syrup Tristin
      6:03 | 308 | Sep 5, 2017
      170902 Maple Syrup DCent
      1:13 | 84 | Sep 5, 2017

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Little Pine
      Dec 24, 2018 @ 2:36pm
      Dec 24, 2018
      VariableStasher CTSSMountain Bike Expect significant trail blockages after...

      Activity Feed

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      user #553827SnM-BenaddvideoMountain Biking: Maple Syrup, Duncan, British Columbia and 1 more
      Jan 25, 2020 @ 6:58am
      2 days
      user #978345imnotjimmyaddreportLower Xylem and 5 more
      Jan 21, 2020 @ 5:39pm
      Jan 21, 2020
      user #1482857ryanboumaaddphoto in Ladysmith, British Columbia, Canada
      Dec 26, 2019 @ 8:03pm
      Dec 26, 2019
      user #1139477bennyanthejetsaddvideoUpper Maple Syrup to Phloem(1080p)
      Dec 22, 2019 @ 8:52am
      Dec 22, 2019
      user #539487j-p-iaddvideoDuncan BC - Maple Mountain
      Dec 11, 2019 @ 9:56am
      Dec 11, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #940103Road52reportLower XylemI went up to summit and came all the way down...
      Oct 14, 2018 @ 4:14pm
      Oct 14, 2018
      user #940103Road52reportLower XylemThe trailer is in great shape interesting to...
      Oct 14, 2018 @ 4:13pm
      Oct 14, 2018
      user #956244StasherreportStory Trail ConnectorThanks for taking care of this and for posting...
      Feb 8, 2018 @ 5:58pm
      Feb 8, 2018
      user #956244StasherreportLower Maple SyrupThanks for adding your report, we have a...
      Jan 28, 2018 @ 2:09pm
      Jan 28, 2018
      user #956244StasherreportLower Maple SyrupWe had a really wet and heavy snow fall that...
      Jan 25, 2018 @ 12:00pm
      Jan 25, 2018

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Mount Tzouhalem 1 20 29 14.3 km
      Ridge Runner 4 43 123.9 km
      The Abyss / Extension Ridge 5 39 224.2 km
      Bear Mountain Bike Park 1 9 5 225.4 km
      Water District Lands 1 225.7 km
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