12 miles
Distance
2,515 ft
Climb
-2,520 ft
Descent
1,518 ft
High Point

Be prepared for anything on this ride, you are in the wilderness.

More of an adventure ride, a lot of access road climbing, mixed with some technical XC and AM. If ridden in offseason be prepared for some cold creek crossings.

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Sooke Bike Club (www.sookebikeclub.com)
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Trails in Route

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  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    5
More Stats for HV Ridge Ride mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    228 ft
  • Altitude start
    233 ft
  • Altitude end
    228 ft
  • Grade
    -0.007%
  • Grade max
    -43.73%
  • Grade min
    33.567%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
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      The Ridge Trail - Sooke
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      Jul 3, 2018
      Tree Carnage
      Tree Carnage
      trail: GT2
      1:15 | 168 | comments: 8 | favs:
      Jan 7, 2018
      Trying to find the age of a tree out at harbourview
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      170930 GT
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      Oct 3, 2017
      Following Tristin down this sweet DH trail.

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      GT1
      Mar 16, 2019 @ 11:03am
      Mar 16, 2019
      GT2
      Mar 16, 2019 @ 11:03am
      Mar 16, 2019
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      Mar 16, 2019 @ 11:03am
      Mar 16, 2019
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      Jan 20, 2019 @ 12:10pm
      Jan 20, 2019
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