2,356 ft
Distance
53 ft
Climb
-102 ft
Descent
00:04:03
Avg time

Howler Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Blue Derby
    Launceston
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Global Ranking
    #1332 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #57742 in Trail Running
    • #76525 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 65 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking

Undulating trail with some technical features, Howler will leave you howling with glee. It passes by Boulder Falls and some major granite outcrops.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Howler mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -50 ft
  • Altitude min
    727 ft
  • Altitude max
    816 ft
  • Altitude start
    787 ft
  • Altitude end
    737 ft
  • Grade
    -2.109%
  • Grade max
    -16.236%
  • Grade min
    9.898%
  • Distance climb
    863 ft
  • Distance down
    1,284 ft
  • Distance flat
    208 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:03
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:56
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Status:
on Apr 8, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.4 (5 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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  • One Direction
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  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
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      Howler Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Apr 8, 2021 @ 4:43pm
      Apr 8, 2021
      Fine - nice ride
      Mar 6, 2021 @ 7:56pm
      Mar 6, 2021
      reporter All good
      Feb 2, 2021 @ 6:07pm
      Feb 2, 2021
      Jan 1, 2021 @ 4:22pm
      Jan 1, 2021
      reporter Great condition
      Sep 5, 2020 @ 5:45pm
      Sep 5, 2020
      reporter A few wet spots but pretty good
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 10 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 357 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,177 rides
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      Photos

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      36 |
      Jul 11, 2020 @ 4:56pm
      Jul 11, 2020
      21 |
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 3:07am
      Jul 6, 2020
      30 |
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 3:07am
      Jul 6, 2020
      21 |
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 3:07am
      Jul 6, 2020

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Derby 24
      15 miles
      D4 TT race
      16 miles
      E-Bike Special Stage Derby race
      1 mile

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      Videos

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      TAS Derby Howler trail
      2:21 | 193 | Apr 2, 2020 , Launceston
      Howler
      277 | Feb 18, 2017 , Launceston
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