2,497 ft
Distance
-400 ft
Descent
00:08:41
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Dale's Trail

Dale's Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Mount Seymour
    North Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Drop
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #302 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #597 in Trail Running
    • #7683 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 75 in Trail Running
    • 65 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Metro Vancouver

Classic North Shore trail featuring steep natural technical features, including rock faces. A limited number of wood features remain from the original trail.

Access Info

Accessed from Mushroom Trail via Upper Dale's (flow trail) or Dale's Connector (old logging skid road).

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Dale's Trail mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -403 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,050 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,452 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,452 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,050 ft
  • Grade
    -16.1%
  • Grade max
    -38.5%
  • Grade min
    -4.3%
  • Distance down
    2,497 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:41
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:26
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Status:
on Oct 25, 2021
Variable
Avg: 4.15 (62 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
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      Dale's Trail Trail Reports

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      Oct 25, 2021 @ 9:22am
      18 hours
      If you want to practice your slippery root and rock riding, here’s the trail for you. It’s a ton of fun and worth checking out.
      Sep 28, 2021 @ 6:00pm
      Sep 28, 2021
      Wet, but drains well, virtually no puddles.
      Sep 16, 2021 @ 1:33pm
      Sep 16, 2021
      Aug 17, 2021 @ 1:26pm
      Aug 17, 2021
      Aug 1, 2021 @ 8:26am
      Aug 1, 2021
      reporter
      Tree is cleared.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 27 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 987 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 6,660 rides
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      Photos

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      Jan 14, 2021 @ 10:36pm
      Jan 14, 2021
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      Dec 14, 2020 @ 9:50pm
      Dec 14, 2020
      35 |
      Dec 3, 2020 @ 7:30pm
      Dec 3, 2020
      773 |
      Nov 3, 2016 @ 2:32pm
      Nov 3, 2016

      Trail Lists

      8 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      crashelman (Sep 14, 2018 at 11:30)
       What a lot of digging for the new upper flow section!! Transitions into more typical shore
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      Markpervan (Jun 12, 2019 at 22:32)
       Awesome trail. Love the work done. Nice flow great tec. I rode this trail for the first time yesterday. I bailed hard at the monster rock feature. Broke 3 ribs! No explanation just a bad day. I'll be back to send it soon I hope. Ride safe everyone.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      martywis (Jul 13, 2019 at 19:33)
       perfect shape ! amazing grip
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      bucky99 (Jul 30, 2019 at 14:58)
       Watch out for ebikes riding up trail. Apparently rules don't apply to them.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      jjanetka (Aug 30, 2019 at 20:24)
       Another good Seymour ride. Connects well with Forever and HSL if your goal is to make it to Hiyanas or Riverside Dr.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      abueckert (Sep 8, 2019 at 18:12)
       September 8, 2019. Suspicious behaviour somewhere around the TTF cedar plank skinny. Some guy 20 ft off the trail to the right digging a hole with a shovel behind a fallen log. Had a black dog and bright yellow rain gear. Definitely not trail crew. Seemed very strange. Not trail crew, wasn't anywhere near a trail. Heads up.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Hanooshka (Dec 1, 2020 at 10:07)
       Trees down across the trail near the top of the trail.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      MintyTingles (Dec 3, 2020 at 19:29)
       Two trees still down and blocking the trail at the 7th turn.
      [Reply]

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