1 miles
Distance
415 ft
Climb
-549 ft
Descent
00:16:44
Avg time

Big Foot Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Hanmer Forest Park
    Hanmer Springs
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #23499 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking

A series of tight switchback for the climb, and less tight ones on the descent. Great downhill.

Access Info

Big Foot is sign posted at the carpark at the end of McIntyre Road.

More Stats for Big Foot bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -135 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,445 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,842 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,580 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,445 ft
  • Grade
    -2.052%
  • Grade max
    -36.376%
  • Grade min
    37.857%
  • Distance climb
    2,650 ft
  • Distance down
    3,739 ft
  • Distance flat
    166 ft
  • Avg time
    00:16:44
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Status:
on Nov 2, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4 (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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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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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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
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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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      Big Foot Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 51 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 174 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      51 |
      Jan 21, 2018 @ 4:01pm
      Jan 21, 2018

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Hammer Forest Laps
      14 miles
      Big Foot Detox Route
      5 miles

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 2
      flag leefluff (Jun 5, 2016 at 0:15)
       Genuinely technical climb. Steep hairpins and off camber roots. Fun descent. Narrow track
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