3,688 ft
Distance
110 ft
Climb
-226 ft
Descent
00:09:17
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Hatchet Boy Trail
  • Tony Moore
    2015 - 2016
    Builder
  • Jamie Beetle
    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
  • 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
    #62831 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #2526 in Trail Running
    • #17992 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 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
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Hatchet Boy mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -115 ft
  • Altitude min
    547 ft
  • Altitude max
    707 ft
  • Altitude start
    663 ft
  • Altitude end
    548 ft
  • Grade
    -3.1%
  • Grade max
    -42.2%
  • Grade min
    23.3%
  • Distance climb
    1,549 ft
  • Distance down
    1,677 ft
  • Distance flat
    433 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:17
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:06
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Status:
on Apr 24, 2021
Dry
Avg: 3.5 (4 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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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
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  • Nordic Ski
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      Hatchet Boy Trail Reports

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      Apr 24, 2021 @ 11:18am
      Apr 24, 2021
      Tree down across trail 9 to 10 inch diameter
      Apr 17, 2021 @ 7:56am
      Apr 17, 2021
      reporter All clear and good to go.
      Mar 21, 2021 @ 6:45pm
      Mar 21, 2021
      reporter Freeze/thaw cycle. Trails are at the highest risk of damage right now. Please give the trails a few weeks to melt out and firm up. We will update...
      Nov 14, 2020 @ 4:43pm
      Nov 14, 2020
      reporter Slick but in mostly good shape. Not much snow, but there is the odd icy patch.
      Aug 18, 2020 @ 1:54pm
      Aug 18, 2020
      reporter Hatchet Boy is in great shape. No standing water, barely any mud.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 281 rides
      • 4 miles avg distance
      All
      • 512 rides
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      Apr 24, 2021 @ 11:18am
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      Aug 9, 2019 @ 6:44pm
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      Jul 26, 2019 @ 10:29pm
      Jul 26, 2019
      12 |
      Mar 23, 2019 @ 11:51am
      Mar 23, 2019
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