2,585 ft
Distance
20 ft
Climb
-199 ft
Descent
00:04:50
Avg time

Head Banger Hookup Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Snowden Demonstration Forest
    Campbell River, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #20990 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 60 in Hiking

One of the more constant descending trails in Snowden. Super fun techy DH ride with rocks and roots.

Access Info

Up Gunbarrell to access road. Note entrance has been moved recently for trail improvements but is signed and still on the access road.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Head Banger Hookup mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -179 ft
  • Altitude min
    724 ft
  • Altitude max
    908 ft
  • Altitude start
    904 ft
  • Altitude end
    725 ft
  • Grade
    -6.9%
  • Grade max
    -39.6%
  • Grade min
    8.1%
  • Distance climb
    344 ft
  • Distance down
    1,900 ft
  • Distance flat
    341 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:50
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:00
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Status:
on Jul 5, 2020
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
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Clear / Green
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  • 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
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  • 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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      Head Banger Hookup Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jul 5, 2020 @ 5:16pm
      Jul 5, 2020
      reporter BC Timber Sales road activities Monday to Friday 6 am to 5 pm. Signs will be posted at trail heads if access is restricted.
      Jun 1, 2020 @ 2:46pm
      Jun 1, 2020
      Dec 8, 2019 @ 4:52pm
      Dec 8, 2019
      Apr 27, 2019 @ 4:52pm
      Apr 27, 2019
      Great work with the new access, just amazing but it seems the entrance to the trail has been blocked in purpose i guess there is some work to be done?
      Feb 2, 2019 @ 2:44pm
      Feb 2, 2019
      Wow so much work has been done to a new entrance and addition to this trail its awesome.Great work rode the new section today and it was smooth...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 55 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 311 rides
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      Jul 5, 2020 @ 5:20pm
      Jul 5, 2020
      27 |
      Jun 1, 2020 @ 7:34pm
      Jun 1, 2020

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      kaybrae2012 (Feb 27, 2020 at 19:56)
       Tree across downhill section
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