2,356 ft
Distance
10 ft
Climb
-337 ft
Descent
00:04:28
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
  • TTFs on Trail
    A-Frame, Berm, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Ladder Bridge, Pump Track, Skinny
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #81

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 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
    00:04:28
  • Avg reverse time
    00:27:12
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Status:
on Nov 3, 2018
Prevalent Mud
Avg: 4.75 (55 votes)

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Activity Type
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

Photos

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Jun 15, 2018 @ 12:25pm
Jun 15, 2018
Evolution, Bellingham
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Mar 19, 2018 @ 12:55am
Mar 19, 2018
Evolution, Everett
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Jun 11, 2017 @ 9:58pm
Jun 11, 2017
Evolution, Bellingham
253 |
Feb 22, 2017 @ 11:28am
Feb 22, 2017
Evolution, Spokane

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