1.3 miles
Distance
78 ft
Climb
-822 ft
Descent
00:18:31
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Knob Gobbler Trail

  • Easton

    since 2015
  • past supporters

Knob Gobbler Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #264

Be sure to visit the lookout at the top, before heading down Knob Located just before reaching the tower at the summit of Sumas Mountain (elevation 3000 ft approx.) Trail features some fast sections, mixed with technical areas more suitable for advance riders including a few steep sections, rocks, and roots and a few nice rock rolls or drops. Some peddling required, especially at the beginning.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Knob Gobbler mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -743 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,209 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,969 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,969 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,226 ft
  • Grade
    -10.82%
  • Grade max
    -116.806%
  • Grade min
    45.383%
  • Distance climb
    1,144 ft
  • Distance down
    5,071 ft
  • Distance flat
    655 ft
  • Avg time
    00:18:31
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Status:
on May 9, 2017
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Avg: 4.4 (26 votes)

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Knob Gobbler Trail Reports

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May 9, 2017 @ 10:06am
May 9, 2017
Riding this for the first time, alone there were a number of times I had to stop and figure out where the trail went because it is still early...
May 8, 2017 @ 3:51pm
May 8, 2017
Good condition, much drier than anticipated. A few snow piles at the pond just before you get to the entrance. A few wet spots here and there but...
Apr 14, 2017 @ 3:20pm
Apr 14, 2017
Top has snow. It's possible to pop in at the 3rd switchback after the gate and avoid the snow.
Apr 10, 2017 @ 5:16pm
Apr 10, 2017
Upper half is still under a foot of snow, don't bother. The lower two-thirds is fine; a couple of trees down though
Apr 9, 2017 @ 5:54pm
Apr 9, 2017
Lots of snow at the top
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May 8, 2017 @ 3:55pm
May 8, 2017
Knob Gobbler, Surrey
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Apr 10, 2017 @ 5:19pm
Apr 10, 2017
Knob Gobbler, Abbotsford
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Apr 9, 2017 @ 7:06pm
Apr 9, 2017
Knob Gobbler, Vancouver
352 |
Dec 30, 2015 @ 4:49pm
Dec 30, 2015
Knob Gobbler, Abbotsford

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9.5 miles
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20.6 miles

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