515 ft
Distance
-50 ft
Descent
00:03:26
Avg time

05 - The Altar Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Porcupine Ridge
    Bracebridge, Ontario
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #13222 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #86880 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking

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05 - The Altar is a 157 m popular proline singletrack trail located near Bracebridge Ontario. This mountain bike primary trail can be used downhill primary. On average it takes 3 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for 05 - The Altar mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -49 ft
  • Altitude min
    840 ft
  • Altitude max
    889 ft
  • Altitude start
    889 ft
  • Altitude end
    840 ft
  • Grade
    -9.4%
  • Grade max
    -19.4%
  • Distance climb
    26 ft
  • Distance down
    358 ft
  • Distance flat
    131 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:26
  • Avg reverse time
    01:01:42
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on Dec 1, 2022
Avg: 4.8 (5 votes)
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      05 - The Altar Trail Reports

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      Dec 1, 2022 @ 2:03pm
      Dec 1, 2022
      reporter Porcupine Ridge Trails are closed for the season. Entering the property is considered trespassing (by the land owners). Please wait until the...
      Oct 21, 2022 @ 6:11pm
      Oct 21, 2022
      reporter After Thursday's wet snow (yes...snow), there is still snow in the bush and many branches/limbs down. Recommended to stay off the trails.
      Oct 21, 2022 @ 6:10pm
      Oct 21, 2022
      reporter
      May 5, 2022 @ 6:38pm
      May 5, 2022
      reporter Wet spots may be around here and there, but overall trails leaf blown and ready to ride!
      Dec 11, 2021 @ 1:40pm
      Dec 11, 2021
      reporter Trails are closed for the season. Entering the property is considered trespassing (from the land owners)
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 9 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      All
      • 172 rides
      • Last: Oct 15, 2022

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      Canadmos TRAILFORKS (Sep 4, 2021 at 21:16)
      Fun trail. Quick descent. I'd rate this a black diamond, but the move over the rock next to the tree is definitely up there. If you include that, it's a double black.
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