1,337 ft
Distance
76 ft
Climb
-9 ft
Descent
509 ft
High Point

Circle of Life Details

  • Riding Area
    Ladysmith
    Ladysmith, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #24199 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking

Great alternative to the fire road, great punchy climb

This trail is unsanctioned, use at your own risk!

More Stats for Circle of Life bike trail
  • Altitude change
    67 ft
  • Altitude min
    435 ft
  • Altitude start
    435 ft
  • Altitude end
    502 ft
  • Grade
    5.007%
  • Grade max
    -8.519%
  • Grade min
    10.364%
  • Distance climb
    991 ft
  • Distance down
    154 ft
  • Distance flat
    192 ft
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Status:
on Dec 2, 2018
Wet
Avg: 4 (3 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
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 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
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
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  • Description & Photos
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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
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      Circle of Life Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Dec 2, 2018 @ 3:53pm
      Dec 2, 2018
      reporter Trail crosses stream.
      Nov 27, 2018 @ 11:48am
      Nov 27, 2018
      Sep 25, 2018 @ 3:18pm
      Sep 25, 2018
      reporter
      Aug 31, 2018 @ 9:22am
      Aug 31, 2018
      reporter Great work trimming back the overgrowth! Thank you. It is much better. I am going to flag the status as yellow, until we can trim back more, as it...
      Aug 6, 2018 @ 7:33pm
      Aug 6, 2018
      We hiked into here and cut back lots of the salal that has been overgrowing at the start of this trail. It's still very narrow but much better now.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 15 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 29 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      Dec 2, 2018 @ 3:57pm
      Dec 2, 2018
      Circle of Life, Ladysmith
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      Sep 27, 2018 @ 8:02pm
      Sep 27, 2018
      Circle of Life, Ladysmith
      7 |
      Apr 12, 2018 @ 12:17pm
      Apr 12, 2018
      Circle of Life, Ladysmith

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