1,180 ft
Distance
-205 ft
Descent
00:03:30
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Corkscrew Trail

Corkscrew Details

  • Riding area
    Mount Seymour
    North Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • TTFs on trail
    A-Frame, Bridge, Drop
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #89
  • Land Manager
    Metro Vancouver

One of the North Shore classics. Much of the optional skinnies have rotted away or been removed by Metro Vancouver.

Technical with plenty of roots and rocks, there is one big optional log ride that still exists. Follow the trail out to Incline for a rowdy ride to the powerlines or take one of two options into Salvation for some old school tech.

This trail intersects with incline where you can ride down to the powerlines and up to Pingu or down to the lower trail network. You can also access Salvation part way down Corkscrew.

Access Info

Easily accessed from the road, by riding up the road or parking at the "Vancouver Picnic Area" parking lot.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Corkscrew mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -205 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,620 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,824 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,824 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,620 ft
  • Grade
    -17.339%
  • Grade max
    -24.489%
  • Grade min
    -7.748%
  • Distance down
    1,180 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:30
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:14
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Status:
on Jun 23, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.2 (45 votes)

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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to corkscrew trailhead (49.343160, -122.973700)
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Corkscrew Trail Reports

datedescription
Jun 23, 2018 @ 2:45pm
17 hours
Jun 9, 2018 @ 3:44pm
Jun 9, 2018
A few muddy sections, but otherwise great.
Jun 9, 2018 @ 3:42pm
Jun 9, 2018
Apr 27, 2018 @ 6:12pm
Apr 27, 2018
So good!
Apr 15, 2018 @ 2:59pm
Apr 15, 2018
Wet but running well
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Photos

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May 31, 2018 @ 3:55pm
May 31, 2018
Corkscrew, North Vancouver
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Nov 14, 2015 @ 8:18pm
Nov 14, 2015
Corkscrew, Vancouver
198 |
Jun 26, 2015 @ 1:12am
Jun 26, 2015
Corkscrew, North Vancouver
508 |
Dec 21, 2014 @ 8:27pm
Dec 21, 2014
| 2 comments Corkscrew, North Vancouver

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