1,966 ft
Distance
2 ft
Climb
-3 ft
Descent
00:04:47
Avg time

Hammerhead Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #18025 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 50 in Hiking
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
  • Land Manager
    Region of Halton

Built and named after the Offspring song Hammerhead, playing on an AF rides iPod at the time this trail was built off the back of the quarry trail as a one way connector down the zones rock ledges to eventually join up to the main trail and turkey trails.

Lyrics on his mind at time:

“Through this doorway

What’s on the other side

Never knowing

Exactly what I’ll find”

Heavily modified and upgraded over the years Hammerhead has multiple skinnies, rock up and overs, a jump and would be rated difficult by most.

Noobs will probably know this one as Oil Drum since there is an oil drum on it.

source: HAFTA
More Stats for Hammerhead Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    953 ft
  • Altitude max
    956 ft
  • Altitude start
    955 ft
  • Altitude end
    954 ft
  • Grade max
    -1.387%
  • Grade min
    0.951%
  • Distance climb
    149 ft
  • Distance down
    179 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,638 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:03
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Status:
on Aug 29, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.25 (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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  • 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

  • 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
  • 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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Hammerhead Trail Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Aug 29, 2019 @ 11:52am
      Aug 29, 2019
      reporter
      Cleaned up by PW and Zeus 27/8
      Aug 4, 2019 @ 7:17pm
      Aug 4, 2019
      Aug 4, 2019 @ 10:00am
      Aug 4, 2019
      reporter Tree further south on southern edge
      Aug 2, 2019 @ 3:33pm
      Aug 2, 2019
      reporter Tree is down , I moved all the debris I could , needs to be cut out .
      Jul 1, 2019 @ 3:55pm
      Jul 1, 2019
      reporter Somebody fixed this? Rode it and seemed stable...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 9 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 116 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,469 rides
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      Photos

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      21 |
      Jul 3, 2019 @ 8:04am
      Jul 3, 2019
      77 |
      Oct 21, 2017 @ 6:04pm
      Oct 21, 2017
      238 |
      Oct 13, 2016 @ 11:49am
      Oct 13, 2016
      480 |
      Jun 5, 2015 @ 11:03am
      Jun 5, 2015
      | 3 comments

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