3,055 ft
Distance
23 ft
Climb
-411 ft
Descent
00:09:04
Avg time
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Apocalypse Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    The Bluff Receation Area
    Smithers, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Season
    April - October
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump, Log Ride, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #65915 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 75 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking

Rooty, rocky and fun, with some choices of line along the way, watch out for the signs. Upper is a local favourite Optional short trail to a view towards the top. Four line choices at the bottom, 1)(Green) Easy way around, 2) (Blue) Technical steep rock garden, 3) (Black) Steep and gnarly roots and rocks to drop, 4) (Black) Steep and gnarly roots and rocks to big ramp and fast berm.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Apocalypse mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -388 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,695 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,103 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,083 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,695 ft
  • Grade
    -12.701%
  • Grade max
    -26.911%
  • Grade min
    27.933%
  • Distance climb
    298 ft
  • Distance down
    2,591 ft
  • Distance flat
    167 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:04
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Status:
on Jun 25, 2020
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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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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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
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      Apocalypse Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 25, 2020 @ 9:39am
      Jun 25, 2020
      reporter
      A good brushing was just what it needed. All the small off-shoots and lines from the bottom of the Bluff up to Four Horsemen have been brushed, enjoy!
      May 10, 2020 @ 7:06am
      May 10, 2020
      reporter
      Lots of love given to the upper portions of Apocalypse! New jumps, and a significantly updated hip jump. Drainage improvements as well!
      Apr 26, 2020 @ 7:17am
      Apr 26, 2020
      reporter We have decided to open trails despite persistent wetness and mud. Please respect that some trails remain closed and are signed as best as...
      Apr 24, 2020 @ 4:55pm
      Apr 24, 2020
      reporter As our trails slowly have melted out there are a large number of persistent, unavoidable wet areas. With nothing but rain in the forecast, we...
      Apr 12, 2020 @ 5:21pm
      Apr 12, 2020
      reporter The SMBA will be frequently assessing trails to open them as trails gradually become snow free. Currently all trails remain covered in snow, this...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 4 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 26 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 78 rides
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      Photos

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      Jun 11, 2019 @ 5:49pm
      Jun 11, 2019
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      Apr 20, 2019 @ 8:19am
      Apr 20, 2019
      13 |
      Apr 20, 2019 @ 8:19am
      Apr 20, 2019
      86 |
      Aug 8, 2017 @ 9:49am
      Aug 8, 2017

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