4.9 miles
Distance
1,517 ft
Climb
-1,516 ft
Descent
01:03:47
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Flathead Trail

Flathead Details

  • Riding area
  • AKA
    Flathead 8
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Whenever it is snow free.
  • TTFs on trail
    Rock Face
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking

Technical XC climb for @5 kms. Trail travels through a range of terrain leading to rewarding views and several trail junctions. @3 kms. of black diamond descending completes the loop.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Flathead mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    1 ft
  • Altitude min
    426 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,361 ft
  • Altitude start
    426 ft
  • Altitude end
    427 ft
  • Grade
    0.004%
  • Grade max
    -62.428%
  • Grade min
    56.207%
  • Distance climb
    1.7 miles
  • Distance down
    1.8 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,164 ft
  • Avg time
    01:03:47
  • view trail stats
Status:
on May 9, 2017
Variable
Avg: 3.55 (7 votes)

view (14)
close
Layers winter
Map Style
Trail Style
  • ?
Directions to flathead trailhead (54.520171, -128.573542)
update trails status or condition

Flathead Trail Reports

datedescription
May 9, 2017 @ 10:16am
May 9, 2017
The rickety bridge about 500m up the Johnstone trail head has been replaced with rock.
Apr 18, 2017 @ 8:33am
Apr 18, 2017
Some muddy patches and one small ice patch. Downhill clear and in good condition.
Apr 7, 2017 @ 5:50pm
Apr 7, 2017
Tree down over the trail just before the old "Flathead 8" engine, about 200 meters from the Johnstone trailhead.
Mar 31, 2017 @ 8:32am
Mar 31, 2017
There's still a significant amount of ice and snow on the north side of the trail (between Downtube & just past G-Line). From the Lookout to...
May 30, 2016 @ 12:42pm
May 30, 2016
view all reports »

Photos

more »
11 |
Mar 31, 2017 @ 9:20am
Mar 31, 2017
Flathead, Terrace
6 |
Mar 31, 2017 @ 9:20am
Mar 31, 2017
Flathead, Terrace
21 |
Feb 26, 2017 @ 9:54am
Feb 26, 2017
Flathead, Terrace
319 |
Oct 6, 2014 @ 2:30pm
Oct 6, 2014
Flathead, Terrace

Routes with this trail

titleratingdistance
Flathead loop race
4.3 miles
Back in black
4.0 miles

Reviews / Comments

No reviews yet, be the first to write a review or ask a question.
Use trail reports to comment on trail conditions.


Post a Comment



You must login to Pinkbike.
Don't have an account? Sign up

Join Pinkbike  Login

Videos

more »
Terrace Mountain Part 1
1:15 | 234 | Jun 29, 2014 , Terrace
Terrace Mountain -  Part 3
4:18 | 296 | Jun 28, 2014 , Terrace
Terrace Mountain - Part 2
2:13 | 148 | Jun 28, 2014 , Terrace

Nearby Trails

  • subscribe
  • flag
  • login to download gpx or kml files.