2,356 ft
Distance
10 ft
Climb
-337 ft
Descent
00:04:31
Avg time

Evolution Details

  • Riding area
    Galbraith
    Bellingham, Washington
  • AKA
    EVO
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • TTFs on trail
    A-Frame, Berm, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Ladder Bridge, Pump Track, Skinny
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #72

Evolution (or Evo) dishes up a sophisticated blend of jumps, ladders, and drops during the half mile between the summit and RD 3000.

Evo kicks things off with a series of doubles before winding towards a long log ride feature called the Stinger (rebuilt in early 2015). The next section offers a couple of small trail-drops and table tops before arriving at a duo of abrupt ladder drops (ride arounds are present).

An off-camber sandstone slab represents the last of the rougher riding – giving way into a section of doubles before arriving back at the road. Head left to connect with either Pump Track or Unemployment Line.

Access Info

Follow the doubletrack road all the way to the towers at the top of the hill. Just keep going. There is artistic signage that marks the trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Evolution mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -327 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,454 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,781 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,781 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,454 ft
  • Grade
    -13.89%
  • Grade max
    -31.813%
  • Grade min
    9.586%
  • Distance climb
    108 ft
  • Distance down
    2,248 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:31
  • Avg reverse time
    00:27:12
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Status:
on Mar 31, 2018
Wet
Avg: 4.7 (42 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to evolution-8606 trailhead (48.708939, -122.392159)
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Evolution Trail Reports

datedescription
Mar 31, 2018 @ 11:28am
Mar 31, 2018
Soft jumps at the top
Mar 17, 2018 @ 9:46am
Mar 17, 2018
Good dirt
Mar 12, 2018 @ 9:27pm
Mar 12, 2018
Mar 10, 2018 @ 9:47am
Mar 10, 2018
Mar 4, 2018 @ 9:40pm
Mar 4, 2018
Thick snow, not worth it at the moment
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Photos

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16 |
Mar 19, 2018 @ 12:55am
Mar 19, 2018
Evolution, Everett
29 |
Mar 12, 2018 @ 3:49pm
Mar 12, 2018
Evolution, Lake Stevens
119 |
Jun 11, 2017 @ 9:58pm
Jun 11, 2017
Evolution, Bellingham
193 |
Feb 22, 2017 @ 11:28am
Feb 22, 2017
Evolution, Spokane

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