3,516 ft
Distance
131 ft
Climb
-37 ft
Descent
00:22:17
Avg time

Details

  • Riding area
    McGillivray Falls / Caddy Lake
    West Hawk Lake, Manitoba
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    April- October
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Rock Face, Wallride
  • Global Ranking

Entry - exit at Caddy 44 Please note that the climb from Hwy 44 is climb only for bikes and two way for hikers. After the short climb the trail becomes multi-use, but biking primary on the Blue Highway Route, and hiking primary on the Centennial Trail segment to McGillivray Falls. The climb from Hwy 44 is an average of 4% to 6% grade wide dirt single track,

There is a separate bikes-only descent immediately to the West of the climb. The descent currently features four dirt berms, a tabletop, a rock jump and moderate speeds. Please be careful at the bottom of the descent to slow down before rejoining the access point from Hwy 44.

Part of the Blue Highway route. Park at Caddy Lake camp ground parking lot. Start with dirt single track climb up Centennial Trail - Blue Highway route, exits onto rock face. Wood wall-berm, rock bridges, wood bridges. Good flow and lots of fun! Wet in spots after big rain (large slope-drainage area's).

The Blue Highway route branches off to the west from Centennial Trail shortly after exiting the forested single track climb where you're immediately treated to wood wall wide berm.

Access Info

Start of trail is signed and visible from Highway 44. Starts on south side of Highway 44 and road to Caddy Lake camp ground "T" junction.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Blue Highway - Caddy 44 mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    94 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,085 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,179 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,085 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,179 ft
  • Grade
    2.678%
  • Grade max
    -10.519%
  • Grade min
    17.209%
  • Distance climb
    1,997 ft
  • Distance down
    791 ft
  • Distance flat
    728 ft
  • Avg time
    00:22:17
  • Avg reverse time
    00:16:51
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Status:
on Jun 4, 2018
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to blue-highway-caddy-44 trailhead (49.805740, -95.220940)
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Blue Highway -... Trail Reports

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Jun 4, 2018 @ 6:51pm
Jun 4, 2018
reporter
Jun 2, 2018 @ 9:44pm
Jun 2, 2018
reporter
Please be aware that this trail has been heavily damaged due to being ridden on when wet. A volunteer group repaired most of the ruts today. The...
May 30, 2018 @ 7:10pm
May 30, 2018
reporter Significant rain today. Trail damage risk. Closed for a couple days
May 18, 2018 @ 7:27am
May 18, 2018
reporter Entry is saturated due to rain and is at a high rut risk. Please use McGillivray Falls entry, and walk up the new hike access path. Please don’t...
May 12, 2018 @ 5:38pm
May 12, 2018
reporter Prevalent mud at exit. Exit has degraded significantly. Tread gently if you can until a sustainable re-route is completed.
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