718 ft
Distance
-110 ft
Descent
00:01:20
Avg time

540 DH Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Three Stage
    Pretty River Valley, Ontario
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Extreme
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump, Rock Face
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #4308 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #5394 in Trail Running
    • #1653 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 100 in Hiking

The 540 DH is a classic staple of Three Stage. A fast, technical, downhill section descending from one of the highest points in the area down to an intersection with The Bruce Trail. Please be advised that cycling is not allowed on The Bruce Trail except where explicitly marked. The 540 also intersects some of the other Three Stage trails, so be aware of other hiking and cycling traffic at all times.

More Stats for 540 DH mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -110 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,650 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,760 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,760 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,650 ft
  • Grade
    -15.353%
  • Grade max
    -18.704%
  • Grade min
    -9.441%
  • Distance down
    718 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:20
  • Avg reverse time
    00:17:01
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Status:
on Oct 1, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.75 (11 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Directions to 540-dh trailhead (44.437170, -80.299900)

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 432 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,184 rides
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      Jul 1, 2020 @ 2:47pm
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      Jun 29, 2020 @ 1:45pm
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      Jun 29, 2020 @ 1:44pm
      Jun 29, 2020
      147 |
      Aug 30, 2018 @ 11:10am
      Aug 30, 2018

      Routes with this trail

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      hipposauce (Jul 18, 2017 at 10:08)
       This trail is a party
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Manbeck (Aug 29, 2020 at 15:02)
       Super fun but too short
      [Reply]

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