1,368 ft
Distance
-113 ft
Descent
00:02:24
Avg time

#8 Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Horseshoe Valley Bike Park
    Barrie, Ontario
  • AKA
    Fast Track
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    May-October
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Roller Coaster
  • Global Ranking
    #30971 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager

Flow trail with a few small rooty sections, lots of small/medium jumps, and more berms than you can shake a stick at. One of the original Horseshoe DH trails, located by the southernmost triple chair.

Bike Park

More Stats for #8 mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -113 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,122 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,235 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,235 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,122 ft
  • Grade
    -8.2%
  • Grade max
    -20.8%
  • Grade min
    2.6%
  • Distance down
    1,070 ft
  • Distance flat
    295 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:24
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:58
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Status:
on Aug 1, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 4.2 (9 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
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to 8-8444 trailhead (44.543040, -79.670290)
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      #8 Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 8:20am
      Aug 1, 2020
      Jul 24, 2020 @ 6:02pm
      Jul 24, 2020
      Jul 13, 2020 @ 9:50am
      Jul 13, 2020
      Jun 26, 2020 @ 7:03am
      Jun 26, 2020
      berms, and a couple turns are very washed out and sandy, easy to wash out and fall, but still rideable and a blast to ride
      Jun 3, 2020 @ 7:34pm
      Jun 3, 2020
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 17 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 327 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      All
      • 248 rides
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      Photos

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      21 |
      Jul 28, 2020 @ 2:45pm
      Jul 28, 2020
      420 |
      May 26, 2014 @ 7:54am
      May 26, 2014
      | 4 comments
      299 |
      May 26, 2014 @ 7:53am
      May 26, 2014
      234 |
      May 26, 2014 @ 7:52am
      May 26, 2014

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