3,789 ft
Distance
199 ft
Climb
-311 ft
Descent
00:10:39
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Hatchet Boy Trail
  • past supporters

  • Tony Moore
    2015 - 2016
    Builder
  • Jamie Beetle
    2016
    Builder
  • Ted McCreary
    2016
    Builder
  • Dave Stewart
    2016
    Builder

Hatchet Boy Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Terrace Mountain
    Terrace, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    April to November
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #34201 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2016
  • Land Manager
    Recreation Sites and Trails BC

[L=https://www.trailforks.com/trails/downtube-return/]Hatchet Boy provides a return route from near the end of Down Tube to the Kitselas Road parking area. By using this trail, you can avoid riding on Kitselas Road during the dry, dusty summer months.

Access Info

Trail provides a connection between Downtube and T2.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Hatchet Boy bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -112 ft
  • Altitude min
    538 ft
  • Altitude max
    705 ft
  • Altitude start
    659 ft
  • Altitude end
    547 ft
  • Grade
    -2.954%
  • Grade max
    -49.924%
  • Grade min
    22.086%
  • Distance climb
    1,658 ft
  • Distance down
    1,906 ft
  • Distance flat
    225 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:39
  • Avg reverse time
    00:10:00
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Status:
on Oct 11, 2019
Wet
Avg: 3.35 (3 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
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

LEGEND
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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      Hatchet Boy Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Oct 11, 2019 @ 8:05am
      Oct 11, 2019
      reporter Some off camber corners are a bit slick. Keeps you on your toes :)
      Aug 29, 2019 @ 9:15pm
      Aug 29, 2019
      reporter Trail is nice and grippy.
      Jul 26, 2019 @ 10:29pm
      Jul 26, 2019
      reporter
      Raked and ready!
      May 5, 2019 @ 8:34am
      May 5, 2019
      reporter As good as it gets right now with tacky conditions
      Apr 10, 2019 @ 7:42am
      Apr 10, 2019
      reporter
      Tuned up the crumbling jumps, repaired trail tread damaged by frost heave, realigned an awkward corner, cleared out drains. Some of the new dirt...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 77 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 182 rides
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      Photos

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      5 |
      Aug 9, 2019 @ 6:44pm
      Aug 9, 2019
      10 |
      Jul 26, 2019 @ 10:29pm
      Jul 26, 2019
      10 |
      Apr 3, 2019 @ 4:01pm
      Apr 3, 2019
      8 |
      Mar 23, 2019 @ 11:51am
      Mar 23, 2019
      | 1 comments

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