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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
ContributeDetails
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

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
  • 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.
      Region Details
      • 10
      • 3
      • 8
      • 22
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of 2 days
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      45
      Trails Mountain Bike
      45
      Trails E-Bike
      34
      Trails Hike
      36
      Trails Trail Running
      36
      Trails Horse
      10
      Total Distance
      49 miles
      Total Descent
      12,091 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,752 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,811 ft
      Reports
      335
      Photos
      154
      Ridden Counter
      3,982
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Sooke Mountain Bike

      3 |
      Mar 18, 2020 @ 3:38pm
      Mar 18, 2020
      4 |
      Mar 18, 2020 @ 3:37pm
      Mar 18, 2020
      323 |
      Apr 13, 2018 @ 7:44am
      Apr 13, 2018
      158 |
      Aug 20, 2017 @ 9:21pm
      Aug 20, 2017

      Videos of Sooke Mountain Bike

      Ridge Trail (1080p) - Sooke
      5:17 | 38 | Nov 11, 2019
      180205 Zig Zag
      3:45 | 213 | Feb 5, 2018
      Tree Carnage
      1:15 | 211 | Jan 7, 2018
      Sooke Winter Rip
      2:18 | 361 | Jan 7, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Lower FM Radio (Kinnickinnick)
      Mar 22, 2020 @ 12:41pm
      Mar 22, 2020
      VariabletmyrickLarger tree across trail at head level...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Sword Fern
      Apr 2, 2020 @ 3:00pm
      2 days
      Variabletmyrick
      Sooke Mountain Park Road
      Apr 2, 2020 @ 3:00pm
      2 days
      Variabletmyrick
      Willow Trail
      Apr 2, 2020 @ 3:00pm
      2 days
      Wettmyrick
      Hump (Stonecrop 1)
      Apr 1, 2020 @ 11:36am
      Apr 1, 2020
      Variableptrcarsona few small trees down at the beginning....
      GT1 (Stonecrop 2)
      Apr 1, 2020 @ 11:36am
      Apr 1, 2020
      Variableptrcarson
      GT2 (Stonecrop 3)
      Apr 1, 2020 @ 11:36am
      Apr 1, 2020
      Variableptrcarson
      Raven
      Mar 22, 2020 @ 1:32pm
      Mar 22, 2020
      Idealseveri87 This creek has needed a real bridge for...
      Airflow (Arbutus)
      Mar 21, 2020 @ 9:24am
      Mar 21, 2020
      Idealseveri87Thank you to the maintainers of this...
      Ridge Trail Exit (Charters)
      Mar 18, 2020 @ 3:35pm
      Mar 18, 2020
      Drydimam
      Zig Zag (Rocky Mountain Ridge)
      Feb 9, 2020 @ 12:57pm
      Feb 9, 2020
      VariablepetersaTree down about half way down

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1401991tmyrickaddreportSword Fern and 2 more
      Apr 3, 2020 @ 5:14pm
      1 days
      user #628883ptrcarsonaddreportHump (Stonecrop 1) and 2 more
      Apr 1, 2020 @ 2:40pm
      Apr 1, 2020
      user #1401991tmyrickaddreportSword Fern and 2 more
      Mar 24, 2020 @ 7:17pm
      Mar 24, 2020
      user #628883ptrcarsonvotetrail3 Bears (Bracken)
      Mar 24, 2020 @ 4:03pm
      Mar 24, 2020
      user #961540horntoriavotetrailAirflow (Arbutus)
      Mar 23, 2020 @ 10:55pm
      Mar 23, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2043469dimamtrailRidge Trail Exit (Charters)Great road for biking. Recommend
      Mar 18, 2020 @ 3:33pm
      Mar 18, 2020
      user #2043469dimamtrailGrass Lake TrailDefinitely not a green trail. It’s a single...
      Mar 18, 2020 @ 3:30pm
      Mar 18, 2020
      user #2043469dimamreportRidge Access TrailThe trail is flooded near the lakes in many...
      Mar 18, 2020 @ 3:27pm
      Mar 18, 2020
      user #2043469dimamtrailSooke Mountain Park RoadNice trail. We took out bikes. A lot of...
      Mar 18, 2020 @ 3:25pm
      Mar 18, 2020
      user #1453038Bravo1trailTerra NovaBe aware! As of this date and time Terra Nova...
      Mar 5, 2020 @ 3:33pm
      Mar 5, 2020

      Local Badges

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      • Admins: SBC
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