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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
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 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
Contribute Details
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • 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
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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Radar Time
LEGEND
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
      As one of B.C's largest growing municipalities, of its own modest size, Sooke is poised to become the outdoor recreation capital of Vancouver Island- with mountain biking as the prominent jewel in its heavily encrusted crown.
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 12
      • 2
      • 9
      • 21
      • 3

      Region Status
      Caution as of 1 day
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      59
      Trails Mountain Bike
      47
      Trails E-Bike
      37
      Trails Hike
      49
      Trails Trail Running
      49
      Trails Horse
      10
      Total Distance
      62 miles
      Total Descent
      11,275 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,138 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,197 ft
      Reports
      562
      Photos
      187
      Ridden Counter
      6,434
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Sooke Mountain Bike

      488 |
      Apr 13, 2018 @ 7:44am
      Apr 13, 2018
      246 |
      Aug 20, 2017 @ 9:21pm
      Aug 20, 2017
      200 |
      Oct 24, 2016 @ 12:31pm
      Oct 24, 2016
      206 |
      Oct 24, 2016 @ 12:31pm
      Oct 24, 2016

      Videos of Sooke Mountain Bike

      Fall off 8ft cliff
      trail: Raven
      0:15 | 619 | Sep 26, 2020
      Ridge Trail (1080p) - Sooke
      5:17 | 57 | Nov 11, 2019
      180205 Zig Zag
      3:45 | 320 | Feb 5, 2018
      Tree Carnage
      1:15 | 274 | Jan 7, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1555814DubnykriddentrailAirflow (Original Exit)
      Apr 14, 2021 @ 5:03pm
      2 days
      user #1555814DubnykaddtrailAirflow (Original Exit)
      Apr 14, 2021 @ 4:52pm
      2 days
      user #269230cansotriwishlisttrailAirflow (Arbutus)
      Apr 13, 2021 @ 5:58pm
      Apr 13, 2021
      user #1555814DubnykriddentrailSooke Hill Wilderness Connector.
      Apr 12, 2021 @ 8:52pm
      Apr 12, 2021
      user #1555814DubnykaddtrailSooke Hill Wilderness Connector.
      Apr 12, 2021 @ 8:51pm
      Apr 12, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #540532sgrundy2trailLower FM Radio (Kinnickinnick)Please rename the trail to Kumquat - builder...
      Mar 10, 2021 @ 8:39pm
      Mar 10, 2021
      user #481070GBangShreddertrailGT1 (Stonecrop 2)I'm not sure if this has changed recently but...
      Feb 21, 2021 @ 11:18am
      Feb 21, 2021
      user #481070GBangShreddertrailLower FM Radio (Kinnickinnick)Is it just me or is this trail a bit better...
      Feb 13, 2021 @ 10:07am
      Feb 13, 2021
      user #1653638Biggy2004reportRidge Access TrailHuge amount of trees down as of January 22, 2020
      Jan 24, 2021 @ 8:45pm
      Jan 24, 2021
      user #2238780K0braKaitrailQuimper MainTook this route today. BAG DRIVE!! go up...
      Jan 14, 2021 @ 6:03pm
      Jan 14, 2021

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike4747 miles10,377 ft22 miles1,729 ft
      #529#4517556134,411
      E-Bike3742 miles9,623 ft20 miles1,729 ft
      #125#1651736
      Hike4956 miles7,306 ft20 miles2,139 ft
      #1,490#6412533463
      Trail Running4956 miles7,306 ft20 miles2,139 ft
      #1,494#6453329
      Horse1022 miles2,372 ft10 miles1,299 ft
      #452127
      • By canadakaTrailforks Pro Subscriber Trailforks Plus & contributors
      • Admins: Dubnyk, SBC
      • #3037 - 19,814 views

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