3,016 ft
Distance
70 ft
Climb
-254 ft
Descent
00:11:37
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Birth Control Trail
  • SIMBS
  • Dave Jungen
    Builder

Birth Control Details

  • Riding Area
    Hartland Mountain Bike Park
    Victoria, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Drop, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #39945 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    25 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    CRD

A technical old school trail linking the Southridge lookout with Centrefold. Steep mandatory exposed rock faces. Best ridden from Southridge to Centerfold.
If you are seriously injured on trails in the Bike Park, please inform the Trails Director at: trails@simbs.com.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Birth Control bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -184 ft
  • Altitude min
    634 ft
  • Altitude max
    863 ft
  • Altitude start
    863 ft
  • Altitude end
    678 ft
  • Grade
    -6.113%
  • Grade max
    -28.12%
  • Grade min
    14.042%
  • Distance climb
    879 ft
  • Distance down
    2,003 ft
  • Distance flat
    135 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:37
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Status:
on Dec 30, 2018
Dry
Avg: 2.8 (5 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
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  • < 50%
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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to birth-control trailhead (48.526551, -123.470122)
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      Birth Control Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Dec 30, 2018 @ 10:27am
      Dec 30, 2018
      Jan 29, 2018 @ 11:50am
      Jan 29, 2018
      Aug 11, 2017 @ 9:52pm
      Aug 11, 2017
      Jan 15, 2017 @ 10:23am
      Jan 15, 2017
      reporter Small tree down across trail, can ride over or around
      Jan 15, 2017 @ 10:21am
      Jan 15, 2017
      reporter
      Tree cleared
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 17 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 99 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      310 |
      Sep 27, 2016 @ 8:14pm
      Sep 27, 2016
      | 4 comments Birth Control, Victoria
      210 |
      Sep 1, 2016 @ 6:37pm
      Sep 1, 2016
      Birth Control, Victoria
      711 |
      Oct 22, 2014 @ 4:25pm
      Oct 22, 2014
      Birth Control, Victoria
      438 |
      Apr 1, 2014 @ 11:45am
      Apr 1, 2014
      Birth Control, Vancouver

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Lots of Double Blacks
      7 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag daschade (Dec 31, 2018 at 8:41)
       Probably not a double-black trail, as all features have bypasses. Great ride though!
      [Reply]

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