2 miles
218 ft
-852 ft
Avg time


  • Riding Area
    Port Hills East
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Advanced (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical Rating
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager

Single track begins on a smooth, well worn track surface. Through the middle section of the ride there are some rocky technical sections with large bluff drops to watch out for. Further on a sign indicates a new section of track that turns away downhill on the right. The old lower section has been retired due to rockfall issues.

The track descends and then turns left, and the last section is just above a stream. The track crosses the stream, and then it’s a short ride to the end at Upper Sumnervale Drive. You can continue further down and exit at the playground at the end of Lower Sumnervale Drive.

This is a popular track with walkers and runners so please give way and control your speed. This track offers great views directly into Sumner and out of over the coast.

Access Info

Top starts at the intersection of Evans Pass and Summit Roads. The track begins 50m up Summit Road to the right.
The bottom starts at Upper Sumnervale Drive or Lower Sumnervale Drive in Sumner.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Captain Thomas Track bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -633 ft
  • Altitude min
    28 ft
  • Altitude max
    664 ft
  • Altitude start
    662 ft
  • Altitude end
    30 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2,087 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    336 ft
  • Avg time
  • Avg reverse time
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on Nov 10, 2018
Avg: 3.75 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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