5 miles
Distance
163 ft
Climb
-3,018 ft
Descent
00:38:30
Avg time
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Haines Canyon Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Tujunga
    , California
  • AKA
    Blue Bug
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #80067 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 100 in Hiking

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Haines Canyon is a 5 mile less popular blue singletrack trail located near Tujunga California. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions and has a hard overall physical rating with a 163 ft black diamond climb. On average it takes 38 minutes to complete this trail.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Haines Canyon mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -2,854 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,195 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,049 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,049 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,195 ft
  • Grade
    -10.031%
  • Grade max
    -40.754%
  • Grade min
    33.969%
  • Distance climb
    2,140 ft
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    570 ft
  • Avg time
    00:38:30
  • Avg reverse time
    02:18:37
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Status:
on Mar 14, 2021
Dry
Avg: 3.65 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Haines Canyon Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Mar 14, 2021 @ 1:38pm
      Mar 14, 2021
      Feb 1, 2021 @ 12:01am
      Feb 1, 2021
      Jan 15, 2021 @ 8:51am
      Jan 15, 2021
      Jan 4, 2021 @ 8:44am
      Jan 4, 2021
      Dry on portions with southern exposure. Shaded and north faces have hero dirt turning to snow a little below 1200m/4000'.
      Nov 24, 2018 @ 9:42am
      Nov 24, 2018
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 10 rides
      • 24 miles avg distance
      All
      • 30 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      86 |
      Nov 24, 2018 @ 7:00pm
      Nov 24, 2018
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      Nov 24, 2018 @ 7:00pm
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      Nov 24, 2018 @ 7:00pm
      Nov 24, 2018
      81 |
      Nov 24, 2018 @ 7:00pm
      Nov 24, 2018

      5 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      Michaels1963 Trailforks Pro Subscriber (Mar 28, 2019 at 12:23)
       This trail is in the Mount Wilson Mountain Biking Association territory #mwba
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      Dogl0rd (Jun 6, 2020 at 7:31)
       This trail is a real grind of a climb, but it's worth it to access the peak and the other trails in the area.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      HDM94 (Jul 28, 2020 at 17:42)
       conditions?
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      Dogl0rd (Jul 28, 2020 at 18:06)
       i got a broken collar bone so i don't know at the moment haha, I bet the answer is dry, a bit rocky, with areas of sand
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      RudyZMSUo5 Trailforks Pro Subscriber (Dec 20, 2020 at 20:18)
       Climb might seem easy at first, but it gets really rocky and sandy in parts. Creeped up on me and exhausted me real quick. DH is sick though. View is well worth it
      [Reply]

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      youtuber Upper Haines Canyon Trail - La Crescenta, CA
      6:25 | 501 | Nov 24, 2018 , Tujunga
      Haines Canyon Jumps01 21 2017
      524 | Dec 8, 2017 , Tujunga
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