1 miles
Distance
17 ft
Climb
-955 ft
Descent
00:09:37
Avg time

Details

  • Riding Area
    Chuckanut Mountain
    Bellingham, Washington
  • AKA
    Double Black, Black Black
  • Difficulty Rating
  • 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
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 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 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 miles
  • Distance flat
    188 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:37
  • Avg reverse time
    00:31:37
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Status:
on Jan 25, 2019
Prevalent Mud
Avg: 4.65 (36 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
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  • > 80%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
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  • > 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 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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      Double Black Diamond Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jan 25, 2019 @ 1:38pm
      Jan 25, 2019
      reporter So blown out!
      Jan 7, 2019 @ 4:26pm
      Jan 7, 2019
      Dec 15, 2018 @ 12:01pm
      Dec 15, 2018
      reporter
      Dec 10, 2018 @ 9:16pm
      Dec 10, 2018
      Running quite nicely despite recent rains. Some puddles here and there. Traction good on HR II
      Dec 1, 2018 @ 12:27pm
      Dec 1, 2018
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 259 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,367 rides
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      Photos

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      Jul 16, 2018 @ 1:49pm
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      Double Black Diamond
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      Apr 25, 2018 @ 10:49am
      Apr 25, 2018
      Double Black Diamond
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      Apr 25, 2018 @ 10:48am
      Apr 25, 2018
      Double Black Diamond

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      PB News Articles

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