2 miles
Distance
158 ft
Climb
-264 ft
Descent
00:44:50
Avg time

Details

  • Riding Area
    McIntosh Run
    Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Season
    All year, except when very wet
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Drop, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #15398 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

More technical than Lou's Basement, includes some non-obvious features that new riders should probably walk. There's some loamy sections in the lower elevations that are sensitive to riding when it's too wet out (eg: spring thaw).

This trail is unsanctioned, use at your own risk!

More Stats for Flat Lake Loop (Bloodline) bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -106 ft
  • Altitude min
    102 ft
  • Altitude max
    232 ft
  • Altitude start
    209 ft
  • Altitude end
    102 ft
  • Grade
    -1.253%
  • Grade max
    -20.49%
  • Grade min
    18.584%
  • Distance climb
    2,986 ft
  • Distance down
    4,104 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,392 ft
  • Avg time
    00:44:50
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:50
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Status:
on Nov 12, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.5 (4 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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  • > 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
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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
      Directions to flat-lake-loop-bloodline trailhead (44.603530, -63.589480)
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      Flat Lake Loop... Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Nov 12, 2018 @ 1:00pm
      Nov 12, 2018
      Nov 12 - small ice patches on rock. Beyond a few larger puddles, which seem to always be there, the route was quite dry. Volunteers were building...
      Aug 26, 2018 @ 2:14pm
      Aug 26, 2018
      Apr 23, 2018 @ 10:20am
      Apr 23, 2018
      Back in business.
      Apr 21, 2018 @ 11:43am
      Apr 21, 2018
      Bridge is out.. Going to remove and replace.
      Apr 15, 2018 @ 2:13pm
      Apr 15, 2018
      The lip is still soft, so please ride around untill it's cleared. Thanks.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 8 miles avg distance
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      Flat Lake Loop (Bloodline)
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      Nov 7, 2015 @ 12:29pm
      Nov 7, 2015
      Flat Lake Loop (Bloodline)
      334 |
      Nov 7, 2015 @ 12:23pm
      Nov 7, 2015
      Flat Lake Loop (Bloodline)

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