3.0 miles
Distance
213 ft
Climb
-189 ft
Descent
977 ft
High Point

Great way to get to know the mountain and see what mountain biking is all about. Very good ride for all ages to have fun on a bike, see what it's all about.

Detailed Description
1st Galby Lap is a 3 mile moderately popular easy route located near Bellingham Washington. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction. This route includes 11 trails. This route climbs 213 ft with a max elevation of 977 ft then descends -189 ft.
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Trails in Route

Pipeline road663 ft
Lost Giants1,827 ft
Brer Rabbit1,995 ft
Pipeline road1,250 ft
Art's Trail3,343 ft
Bunny Trails2,510 ft
Little Dipper1,759 ft
Kaya1,004 ft
Hop Scotch817 ft

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Ridelogs
    3
More Stats for 1st Galby Lap mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 1 min
  • Altitude min
    860 ft
  • Altitude start
    865 ft
  • Altitude end
    889 ft
  • Grade
    0.1%
  • Grade max
    -12.7%
  • Grade min
    16%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    4,239 ft
Avg: 2.75 (3 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Hop Scotch
May 14, 2024 @ 8:22am
May 14, 2024
Kaya
May 3, 2024 @ 12:37pm
May 3, 2024
Bunny Trails
May 3, 2024 @ 12:37pm
May 3, 2024
Art's Trail
May 3, 2024 @ 12:37pm
May 3, 2024
Lost Giants
May 3, 2024 @ 12:37pm
May 3, 2024
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