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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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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.
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  • 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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Some of the best loamy rides in the west, hundreds of kilometers of singletrack and no crowds. Powell River charges onto the mountain bike scene with challenging, technical and fast trails through Coast Mountains rainforest. Maintained by a thriving scene of committed local riders and trailbuilders, Powell River mountain biking trails are blowing visitors away with the amazing quality and volume of singletrack.
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      Region Details
      • 60
      • 2
      • 74
      • 159
      • 26
      • 3

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 days
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      329
      Trails Mountain Bike
      326
      Trails E-Bike
      88
      Trails Hike
      318
      Trails Trail Running
      316
      Trails Horse
      250
      Trails Dirtbike
      8
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      5
      Total Distance
      284 miles
      Total Descent
      55,666 ft
      Total Vertical
      6,060 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,076 ft
      Reports
      1,269
      Photos
      800
      Ridden Counter
      18,193
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Powell River Mountain Bike

      trail: Death Rattle
      32 |
      Jul 14, 2019 @ 8:21pm
      Jul 14, 2019
      205 |
      Oct 21, 2017 @ 5:36pm
      Oct 21, 2017
      382 |
      Jul 25, 2017 @ 4:08pm
      Jul 25, 2017
      trail: Death Rattle
      459 |
      Jul 8, 2016 @ 11:27pm
      Jul 8, 2016

      Videos of Powell River Mountain Bike

      Death Rattle in :60
      1:00 | 137 | Apr 9, 2020
      Civil Disobedience in :60
      1:00 | 259 | Apr 9, 2020
      Crash from 2017
      0:25 | 281 | Jun 23, 2019
      duck lake trails
      1:00 | 248 | Apr 25, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Heart
      Jan 22, 2021 @ 2:49pm
      Jan 22, 2021
      Drymilesarbour Large tree down near bottom
      Crater South
      Jan 21, 2021 @ 7:27pm
      Jan 21, 2021
      Variablebikebb PRCA
      Dan's
      Jan 17, 2021 @ 7:49pm
      Jan 17, 2021
      Variablebikebb PRCA TEMPORARILY CLOSED FOR FORESTRY HARVESTING

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Cream Soda
      Jan 23, 2021 @ 4:57pm
      2 days
      Drymilesarbour
      Bucket Upper
      Jan 23, 2021 @ 3:31pm
      3 days
      Drymilesarbour Tree down
      Quaver
      Jan 22, 2021 @ 6:14pm
      Jan 22, 2021
      Freeze/thaw Cyclebikemonkey12Trail is clear top to bottom. All the...
      Branch 41 Trail
      Jan 21, 2021 @ 8:49pm
      Jan 21, 2021
      WetmbrintMuddy ruts forming after lots of traffic...
      Penticton Access Road
      Jan 21, 2021 @ 7:27pm
      Jan 21, 2021
      Idealbikebb PRCA
      Tye Dye Newt
      Jan 21, 2021 @ 7:27pm
      Jan 21, 2021
      Idealbikebb PRCA
      Big Dipper
      Jan 21, 2021 @ 7:27pm
      Jan 21, 2021
      Idealbikebb PRCA
      Langover
      Jan 21, 2021 @ 1:08pm
      Jan 21, 2021
      Drymilesarbour Small tree down!
      Burly
      Jan 19, 2021 @ 5:50pm
      Jan 19, 2021
      IdealBikemaster23Blow down cleared on Civil approach.
      West Lake Trail
      Jan 19, 2021 @ 10:16am
      Jan 19, 2021
      IdealBikemaster23

      Activity Feed

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      user #1175613bikebbupdatetrailThunder Ridge and 5 more
      Jan 25, 2021 @ 7:03pm
      9 hours
      user #1596020Paulinah013wishlisttrailAloha
      Jan 25, 2021 @ 1:44pm
      14 hours
      user #294684hypo1addphotoNk gang at NK gong in Beijing, China
      Jan 24, 2021 @ 9:56am
      2 days
      user #1738639AEllerbyaddphoto in My City and 1 more
      Jan 23, 2021 @ 9:37pm
      2 days
      user #581819milesarbouraddreportBucket Upper and 1 more
      Jan 23, 2021 @ 3:31pm
      3 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1439732rsmiskoreportForget me KnotAll clear! Cleaned it up this morning
      Jan 23, 2021 @ 1:39pm
      3 days
      user #930927mbrinttrailPestilenceFun rolls, nothing too difficult. Grippy even...
      Jan 13, 2021 @ 7:24pm
      Jan 13, 2021
      user #2216417sarahsradtrailLarsen's LandingTough to find the start. Ended up crossing...
      Jan 9, 2021 @ 4:13pm
      Jan 9, 2021
      user #2531002cchansantrailZevier'sblueberry patch on east end
      Dec 25, 2020 @ 12:36pm
      Dec 25, 2020
      user #1346754Bikemaster23reportCupidBrushed this trail today.
      Nov 29, 2020 @ 7:11pm
      Nov 29, 2020

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Powell River Bike & Skate Parkskill parkPowell River

      Pinkbike Articles

      Jul 25, 2019
      8 Days, 8 Life Lessons - BC Bike Race 2019 8 Days, 8 Life Lessons - BC Bike Race 2019
      A racer's perspective from the 2019 BC Bike Race and some advice if it's on your to-do list.
      Jul 10, 2019
      BC Bike Race Stage 4 - Powell River BC Bike Race Stage 4 - Powell River
      Another day of epic competition in the BCBR.
      Oct 19, 2016
      BC Bucket List: The Sunshine Coast BC Bucket List: The Sunshine Coast
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      Jun 20, 2019
      BC Bike Race Announces 2020 Registration Details BC Bike Race Announces 2020 Registration Details
      Registration opens at 9 am PDT on June 28th with limited spots available at the Early Bird Price.
      Jun 20, 2017
      The BCBR Experience: Powell River and Earls Cove to Sechelt - Video The BCBR Experience: Powell River and Earls Cove to Sechelt - Video
      Two videos for your viewing pleasure, and to help you dream of what it must be like to participate in the BC Bike Race.

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike326273 miles53,114 ft125 miles6,060 ft
      #180#347351,269189,510
      E-Bike8855 miles8,924 ft23 miles2,041 ft
      #153#1999450
      Hike318278 miles52,129 ft125 miles6,060 ft
      #134#26571,26121,339
      Trail Running316275 miles51,955 ft125 miles6,060 ft
      #136#2651,2612336
      Horse250238 miles45,407 ft109 miles6,060 ft
      #12#1150315
      Dirtbike811 miles948 ft3 miles2,041 ft
      235915
      ATV/ORV/OHV54 miles226 ft1 mile610 ft
      35736
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