2 miles
Distance
229 ft
Climb
-96 ft
Descent
00:17:54
Avg time

Blue Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
    • Dirtbike
    • ATV/ORV/OHV
  • Riding Area
    Duck Lake Trails
    Powell River, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #38777 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 50 in Hiking
    • 5 in Dirtbiking
    • 100 in ATVing/Offroading
    • 5 in Horseback

Double wide highly used multi-use trail.
Ironically called "BLUE TRAIL" this trail is only a green rating and with only slight elevation gains this trail is family friendly.

Be courteous to other users including hikers, quaders, horse-back riders, dog walkers, cyclists etc.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Blue mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    133 ft
  • Altitude min
    547 ft
  • Altitude max
    709 ft
  • Altitude start
    547 ft
  • Altitude end
    680 ft
  • Grade
    1.086%
  • Grade max
    -7.777%
  • Grade min
    9.363%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    3,537 ft
  • Distance flat
    2,324 ft
  • Avg time
    00:17:54
  • Avg reverse time
    00:18:24
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Status:
on Sep 24, 2020
Variable
Avg: 3 (5 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
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • 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.
  • most popular
  • 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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to blue-33051 trailhead (49.828908, -124.448368)
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      Blue Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 24, 2020 @ 8:24am
      Sep 24, 2020
      reporter
      Brushed out south end section connecting to slash trail (LB Main). Clear and good to go
      Aug 27, 2020 @ 8:39pm
      Aug 27, 2020
      reporter
      All clear. Trees cut and cleared this afternoon.
      Aug 27, 2020 @ 10:22am
      Aug 27, 2020
      One large and a smaller tree down
      Jun 7, 2020 @ 6:56pm
      Jun 7, 2020
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 18 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 92 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      6 |
      Aug 27, 2020 @ 8:39pm
      Aug 27, 2020
      2 |
      Aug 19, 2020 @ 11:06am
      Aug 19, 2020
      22 |
      Jul 14, 2019 @ 8:09pm
      Jul 14, 2019
      392 |
      Nov 13, 2014 @ 8:32pm
      Nov 13, 2014
      | 2 comments

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      BC Bike Race 2017 (Day 2) Powell River race
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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag woodsy1997 (Aug 26, 2018 at 20:42)
       Wide trail with minimal roots for easy access or leisurely bike/walk.
      [Reply]

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