1 mile
Distance
17 ft
Climb
-955 ft
Descent
00:09:51
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Chuckanut Mountain
    Bellingham, Washington
  • AKA
    Double Black, Black Black
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Jan-Dec
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Rock Face
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #255 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 30 in Trail Running
    • 35 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2009
  • Land Manager

Steep downhill trail with lots of roots, and a few rock faces. Good dirt, pretty natural trail, no built berms or jumps. Two short climbs on the trail.

Access Info

Follow Cleator Rd to the top viewpoint, walk up hike up trail. Trail is on the uphill riders right.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Double Black Diamond mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -938 ft
  • Altitude min
    980 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,920 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,918 ft
  • Altitude end
    980 ft
  • Grade
    -15.841%
  • Grade max
    -49.602%
  • Grade min
    7.444%
  • Distance climb
    396 ft
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    188 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:51
  • Avg reverse time
    00:41:34
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Status:
on Oct 25, 2020
Variable
Avg: 4.75 (63 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 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
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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

  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Double Black Diamond Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Oct 25, 2020 @ 11:37pm
      3 days
      Pretty much perfect
      Oct 25, 2020 @ 2:01pm
      Oct 25, 2020
      Oct 12, 2020 @ 7:43am
      Oct 12, 2020
      Sep 11, 2020 @ 11:24am
      Sep 11, 2020
      Two trees down that require dismounts.
      Sep 9, 2020 @ 10:17am
      Sep 9, 2020
      Tree down upper part
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 36 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 622 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,367 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      31 |
      Sep 2, 2020 @ 11:15pm
      Sep 2, 2020
      30 |
      Sep 2, 2020 @ 11:15pm
      Sep 2, 2020
      666 |
      May 16, 2019 @ 5:07pm
      May 16, 2019
      961 |
      Oct 19, 2015 @ 8:49pm
      Oct 19, 2015

      Routes with this trail

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      13 miles
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      2 miles
      GLC
      56 miles

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