4 miles
Distance
819 ft
Climb
-818 ft
Descent
00:29:28
Avg time

Lakeview 1 Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Pocahontas State Park
    Richmond, Virginia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #14677 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
  • Year Opened
    2009
  • Land Manager

The Lakeview Trail System is a series of 3 stacked loops of fast, intermediate trail with more advanced offshoots. The trail snakes up and down the side of Swift Creek lake and offers fantastic views of the Park's landscape. This Volunteer-built singletrack boasts almost a dozen bridges, several significant rock gardens (including a real uphill challenge on Lakeview 3) and a wet stream crossing at the beginning. The trail is unidirectional in the clockwise direction (so you can really let loose without worrying about running head on into another rider) and bikes only.

Access Info

You can access the Lakeview trails either from the woodshed at the Campground or using the Lakeview spur which runs off the Powhatan Trail.

More Stats for Lakeview 1 bike trail
  • Altitude change
    1 ft
  • Altitude min
    148 ft
  • Altitude max
    313 ft
  • Altitude start
    267 ft
  • Altitude end
    268 ft
  • Grade
    0.005%
  • Grade max
    -41.17%
  • Grade min
    47.546%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,145 ft
  • Avg time
    00:29:28
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Status:
on Jul 14, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • 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
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • 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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Lakeview 1 Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jul 14, 2019 @ 10:59am
      Jul 14, 2019
      Jul 3, 2019 @ 7:10am
      Jul 3, 2019
      reporter trim overgrowth
      Jun 24, 2019 @ 12:04pm
      Jun 24, 2019
      reporter
      Large tree down across trail, blocking trail
      Jun 15, 2019 @ 4:10am
      Jun 15, 2019
      reporter Large tree down across trail, blocking trail
      Apr 28, 2019 @ 6:08am
      Apr 28, 2019
      reporter
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 102 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 140 rides
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      Photos

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      5 |
      Jul 3, 2019 @ 7:11am
      Jul 3, 2019
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      Jun 24, 2019 @ 12:06pm
      Jun 24, 2019
      2 |
      Jun 17, 2019 @ 4:14am
      Jun 17, 2019
      11 |
      Jan 24, 2018 @ 11:31am
      Jan 24, 2018

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