4,826 ft
Distance
-627 ft
Descent
00:10:30
Avg time

Hammerfest DH Details

  • Riding Area
    HammerFest
    Parksville, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #43930 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking

Good news for those DH riders out there. The DH trail has recently been upgraded and maintained by a bunch of enthusiasts. Still has some features on it that require care so take it easy the first run. (May 25/1Cool

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Hammerfest DH bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -627 ft
  • Altitude min
    711 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,339 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,339 ft
  • Altitude end
    711 ft
  • Grade max
    -24.917%
  • Grade min
    -0.937%
  • Distance down
    4,826 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:30
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Status:
on May 25, 2018
Variable
Avg: 2.75 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 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 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
  • Other Other
Directions to hammerfest-dh trailhead (49.231590, -124.379580)
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Hammerfest DH Trail Reports

datedescription
May 25, 2018 @ 9:58am
May 25, 2018
reporter DH trail is good to go!
May 15, 2018 @ 4:24pm
May 15, 2018
All open, top-bottom
May 1, 2018 @ 12:26am
May 1, 2018
Trail Re-done!! Washed out section has complete re-route, 100% ridable! Tell your friends
Apr 7, 2018 @ 1:26am
Apr 7, 2018
Trail work has started to bring the trail back to life!! Trail id good the last 1/4 of track! Need some hands for some work soon!
Nov 17, 2017 @ 4:40pm
Nov 17, 2017
Was feeling nostalgic since I hadn't ridden this since the last time I raced it back in 2010 or 11. Should have looked on here first, most wooden...
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Photos

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47 |
Jun 13, 2017 @ 5:09pm
Jun 13, 2017
Hammerfest DH, Errington
48 |
Jun 13, 2017 @ 5:09pm
Jun 13, 2017
Hammerfest DH, Errington
34 |
Jun 13, 2017 @ 5:08pm
Jun 13, 2017
Hammerfest DH, Errington
22 |
Jun 13, 2017 @ 5:06pm
Jun 13, 2017
Hammerfest DH, Errington

Routes with this trail

titleratingdistance
Hammerfest Earth Day 2018 Enduro race
14 miles
2017 HammerFest XC Race race
5 miles
2017 Island Cup Hammerfest Enduro race
17 miles

2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 0
flag danmartel (May 15, 2018 at 16:27)
 Can someone put this trail as no longer closed as it has been re-done?
[Reply]
  • + 1
flag rapid-roy ACC (May 25, 2018 at 10:02)
 Done. Roy
[Reply]

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