2,960 ft
Distance
290 ft
Climb
-4 ft
Descent
00:09:54
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Blazing Saddles Trail
  • Ryan and Paul
    Sponsor

Blazing Saddles Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Thornhill
    Maple Ridge, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    all season
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #12865 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in Trail Running
    • 50 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2017
  • Land Manager
    City of Maple Ridge

This trail was built for Mtn. bike climbing ( please no downhill biking) and hiking up and down. Comes out at the Thornstar entrance

Access Info

at the entrance of Georges Loop on the left side.

More Stats for Blazing Saddles mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    286 ft
  • Altitude min
    800 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,086 ft
  • Altitude start
    800 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,086 ft
  • Grade
    9.656%
  • Grade max
    -2.451%
  • Grade min
    17.093%
  • Distance climb
    2,786 ft
  • Distance down
    174 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:54
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:01
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Status:
on May 2, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.45 (16 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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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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      Blazing Saddles Trail Reports

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      May 2, 2021 @ 9:41am
      May 2, 2021
      Apr 18, 2021 @ 8:30am
      Apr 18, 2021
      Apr 4, 2021 @ 1:46pm
      Apr 4, 2021
      No issues, trail was fantastic. Be aware of beginner cyclists who may not know that the trail is climbing only yet.
      Mar 6, 2021 @ 9:25pm
      Mar 6, 2021
      Rode great. No puddles
      Mar 4, 2021 @ 6:07pm
      Mar 4, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 42 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 552 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,293 rides
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      Photos

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      31 |
      Jul 11, 2020 @ 8:45am
      Jul 11, 2020
      123 |
      Oct 31, 2017 @ 10:20pm
      Oct 31, 2017
      151 |
      Aug 26, 2017 @ 8:47am
      Aug 26, 2017
      158 |
      Aug 26, 2017 @ 8:47am
      Aug 26, 2017

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      SD43 Practice Enduro #2
      4 miles

      Trail Products

      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      C23Carrington (Jan 4, 2019 at 11:18)
       Still havent managed to climb the entire thing without dabbing.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      tomfancsy (Aug 9, 2020 at 20:35)
       This is an awesome climb trail, and has had some improvements recently to even out some bumps
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      riklassen (Oct 25, 2020 at 13:48)
       This climb is a great alternative to the access road. Preferable.
      [Reply]

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      Blazing Trails at Thorn Hill
      10:41 | 178 | Aug 12, 2020 , Maple Ridge
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