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      Halfmoon Bay/Trout Lakes trails started it all on the Sunshine Coast. The XC trails exemplify the loam and rooty bits where you'll ride tight twisty old school singletrack to new flowy new school tech trails. The first built trail was 'Little Knives' where fire crews went in and opened up an old road, cutting the brush about 5in high and at an angle. You didn't want think about crashing on that trail as 'Little Knives' were waiting to cushion your fall. That trail completed a rudimentary loop and was the corner stone of a large loop ride. In the later 1990's, a great trail building group built Missing Link, Gord's Grunt, Pump it Up and Barrel of Frogs. In the 2000's, stunts on several trails were erected, the Sprockids program with the Shorts was in full gear, and with the Proctors, they lead a renaissance of well built trails for us to enjoy. Guy's LP named and gas named trails around the high side of HWY 102 and around the Watertower and Builder Al are continuing to the legacy of the finest XC trails on the Sunshine Coast. Thank you all for all your hard work!!!!
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Trout Lake
      Access Info:
      Two spots - Trout Lake - across from Little Knives. Conner Park within the Welcome Woods community.
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,931
      State Ranking
      #215
      Trails
      43
      Total Distance
      22 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      10 miles
      Total Descent
      4,042 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      691 ft
      Total Vertical
      595 ft
      Reports
      69
      Photos
      171
      Ridden Counter
      833

      Photos of Trout Lake Mountain Bike

      trail: Bones
      146 |
      Jul 6, 2014 @ 6:48pm
      Jul 6, 2014
      Bones, Nanaimo
      329 |
      Jul 1, 2013 @ 5:24am
      Jul 1, 2013
      Roller Coaster, North Vancouver
      269 |
      Jul 1, 2013 @ 5:24am
      Jul 1, 2013
      Roller Coaster, Squamish
      258 |
      Jun 20, 2011 @ 2:31am
      Jun 20, 2011
      Roller Coaster, Squamish
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      Videos of Trout Lake Mountain Bike

      Three Pigs Old School Drop Port Moody
      0:56 | 473 | Apr 5, 2015
      howler 2014
      trail: Howler
      2:00 | 309 | Sep 23, 2014
      howler 2014 in whis
      trail: Howler
      2:51 | 92 | Sep 23, 2014
      howler in whistler 2014
      trail: Howler
      4:00 | 82 | Sep 23, 2014
      more videos »

      Trout Lake Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Halfmoon from Trout Lk tour
      8 miles
      Halfmoon Bay Trout Lake Trails
      13 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #80165derekdixtrailNormLarge tree down over the marshy ladder. Need...
      Jun 6, 2018 @ 12:22pm
      Jun 6, 2018
      user #218665pevenseyreportKitchin CreekAll clear cleaned up a bunch of deadfall, good...
      Oct 10, 2016 @ 3:05pm
      Oct 10, 2016
      user #1031690robgibbtrailDatsun AlleyFast, easy and in good shape
      May 17, 2015 @ 7:05pm
      May 17, 2015
      user #1031690robgibbtrailNormIn good shape, a few ladders rotting but still...
      May 17, 2015 @ 7:04pm
      May 17, 2015
      user #1031690robgibbreportMissing LinkI did not see the down tree, was a fun ride today
      May 17, 2015 @ 7:02pm
      May 17, 2015
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      Recent Activity

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      user #852842JamesMeketichaddridelogJun 20, 2018 ride log
      Jun 20, 2018 @ 8:36pm
      1 days
      user #852842JamesMeketichaddridelogJun 15, 2018 ride log
      Jun 15, 2018 @ 8:03pm
      Jun 15, 2018
      user #984657erinmichellevaddridelogJun 15, 2018 ride log
      Jun 15, 2018 @ 12:46pm
      Jun 15, 2018
      user #1525146EngroovedriddentrailAccess Road
      Jun 14, 2018 @ 4:41pm
      Jun 14, 2018
      user #1342131BogdanKwishlistrouteHalfmoon Bay Trout Lake Trails
      Jun 10, 2018 @ 5:57pm
      Jun 10, 2018
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      West Sechelt 21 30 9 12.6 km
      MiddlePoint 12 8 36 km
      Porpoise Bay 3 5 17.4 km
      Coast Gravity Park 2 5 27.5 km

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