3 miles
Distance
794 ft
Climb
-746 ft
Descent
00:29:56
Avg time

Lakeview 3 Details

  • Riding area
    Pocahontas State Park
    Richmond, Virginia
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2014
  • 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.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Lakeview 3 mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    48 ft
  • Altitude min
    129 ft
  • Altitude max
    307 ft
  • Altitude start
    243 ft
  • Altitude end
    291 ft
  • Grade
    0.286%
  • Grade max
    -56.922%
  • Grade min
    67.789%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,727 ft
  • Avg time
    00:29:56
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Status:
on Aug 14, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Lakeview 3 Trail Reports

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Aug 14, 2017 @ 9:24am
Aug 14, 2017
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Aug 14, 2017 @ 7:37am
Aug 14, 2017
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Aug 10, 2017 @ 1:24pm
Aug 10, 2017
reporter Tree in dangerous spot after berm
Mar 26, 2017 @ 6:09pm
Mar 26, 2017
Prime condition right now. Dry but not too loose. Needles covering portions of the trail but nothing excessive.
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Aug 10, 2017 @ 2:53pm
Aug 10, 2017
Lakeview 3, Richmond
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Jun 11, 2017 @ 11:49am
Jun 11, 2017
Lakeview 3, My City
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Jun 11, 2017 @ 11:49am
Jun 11, 2017
Lakeview 3, My City
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Jun 11, 2017 @ 11:48am
Jun 11, 2017
Lakeview 3, My City

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