3,328 ft
Distance
15 ft
Climb
-566 ft
Descent
00:06:54
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of John Deer Trail
  • BC Bike Race
    BC Bike Race

    2018
    Sponsor
  • nvantrails@gmail.com
    2010 - 2012
    Builder

John Deer Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Mount Seymour
    North Vancouver, British Columbia
  • AKA
    JD Red Truck
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    A-Frame, Bridge, Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #31 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 70 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    CMHC

Fast flowy singletrack with lots of berms and a few small jumps. Optional black features. Please stay away when the ground is saturated.

The trail is downhill only for mountain bikers. Do not ride uphill.

Access Info

Accessed half way up Good Sir Martin where it crosses John Deer or also "Blue" access from Power Line Access/ via Upper Severed, Dickie, Severed D, Upper John Deer

Local Trail Association
More Stats for John Deer mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -551 ft
  • Altitude min
    722 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,274 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,274 ft
  • Altitude end
    722 ft
  • Grade
    -16.559%
  • Grade max
    -38.425%
  • Grade min
    13.22%
  • Distance climb
    153 ft
  • Distance down
    3,176 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:54
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:37
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Status:
on Jun 22, 2021
Dry
Avg: 4.7 (90 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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      John Deer Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 170 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 5,266 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 17,551 rides
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      Photos

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      Apr 13, 2021 @ 12:51pm
      Apr 13, 2021
      1,228 |
      Feb 4, 2018 @ 9:05am
      Feb 4, 2018
      1,297 |
      Feb 4, 2018 @ 9:05am
      Feb 4, 2018
      891 |
      Feb 4, 2018 @ 9:03am
      Feb 4, 2018

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      Trail Events

      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 7
      leelau (May 4, 2016 at 21:16)
       Originally built by Bryce Borlick in 2011 www.pinkbike.com/video/434491

      Ridden respectfully and mainly in the dry for 4 glorious years. Shut down in 2014-5. Re-opened and given new life by Martin & Penny.
      [Reply]
      • + 2
      jjanetka (Jul 18, 2019 at 2:03)
       Everyone I take down this likes it alot.
      [Reply]
      • + 2
      gregmowat (Nov 23, 2019 at 14:51)
       Not wet weather friendly, maybe in the past but not now. Just finished great run in light rain..
      [Reply]

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      Videos

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