4.0 miles
Distance
606 ft
Climb
-606 ft
Descent
629 ft
High Point

Some mandatory features on this route, ride within your limits.

Updated lap of the Academy Hill network. Parking at PSNP, ride up Grumpy Stump down Jam Jam then proceed up the ATV trail / groomed trail to Hazel Hollow then Nar Spruce, Clumsy Thumbs Swedish Fire Torch and end either on Jam Jam or Grumpy Stump.

This lap features a mix of rooty natural trails (Grumpy Stump and Nar Spruce) as well as purpose built flow and jump lines (Swedish Fire Torch and Jam Jam). The majority of features can be rolled OR have a ride around option, making it enjoyable for most skill levels, but riders are encouraged to inspect the jumps before they send it.

Optional access is the ATV trail behind the high school.

This route is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

Detailed Description
Academy Hill Lap is a 4 mile popular intermediate unsanctioned route located near Pasadena Newfoundland. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 8 trails. This route climbs 606 ft with a max elevation of 629 ft then descends -606 ft.

3 Reviews & Comments

  • + 0
Emberleymx (Feb 18, 2021 at 18:39)
Trail Hazel Hollow
Groomed with snowshoes
[Reply]
  • + 1
Bogslog (Jul 4, 2020 at 7:58)
Trail Grumpy Stump
Great Trail
Quick and choppy, fully engaged ride
[Reply]
  • + 1
brydoncooper (Jul 6, 2020 at 7:04)
Trail Grumpy Stump
Thanks so much!
[Reply]





Trails in Route

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  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for Academy Hill Lap mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    221 ft
  • Altitude start
    257 ft
  • Altitude end
    256 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -25.9%
  • Grade min
    19.8%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,437 ft
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Swedish Fire Torch
Sep 26, 2022 @ 7:39am
1 day
All blowdowns have been cut out and trails are mostly dry. Feel free to toss whatever small branches you encounter off the trail.
Nar Spruce
Sep 26, 2022 @ 7:39am
1 day
All blowdowns have been cut out and trails are mostly dry. Feel free to toss whatever small branches you encounter off the trail.
Hazel Hollow
Sep 26, 2022 @ 7:39am
1 day
All blowdowns have been cut out and trails are mostly dry. Feel free to toss whatever small branches you encounter off the trail.
Jam Jam
Sep 26, 2022 @ 7:39am
1 day
All blowdowns have been cut out and trails are mostly dry. Feel free to toss whatever small branches you encounter off the trail.
Grumpy Stump
Sep 26, 2022 @ 7:39am
1 day
All blowdowns have been cut out and trails are mostly dry. Feel free to toss whatever small branches you encounter off the trail.
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