1.7 miles
Distance
-469 ft
Descent
00:15:01
Avg time

Locomotion Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    HammerFest
    Parksville, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    all year
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #4220 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #6819 in E-Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in E-Biking
  • Land Manager
    Mosaic Forest Management

Fun and flowy alternate trail for climbing or descending. The upper sections are more challenging with the lower sections easier and smoother.

Access Info

Bottom portions can be accessed from Dem Bones just before first road crossing on Dem Bones. Upper trail head is connected to the gravel/dirt road under the powerlines ROW.

This trail is unsanctioned.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Locomotion mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -471 ft
  • Altitude min
    482 ft
  • Altitude max
    953 ft
  • Altitude start
    953 ft
  • Altitude end
    482 ft
  • Grade
    -5.3%
  • Grade max
    -22.2%
  • Grade min
    1.8%
  • Distance climb
    289 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    545 ft
  • Avg time
    00:15:01
  • Avg reverse time
    00:34:54
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Status:
on Sep 25, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.35 (21 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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      Locomotion Trail Reports

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      Sep 25, 2021 @ 10:41am
      Sep 25, 2021
      Sep 18, 2021 @ 10:09am
      Sep 18, 2021
      Sep 3, 2021 @ 12:10pm
      Sep 3, 2021
      Aug 22, 2021 @ 9:04pm
      Aug 22, 2021
      2021-08-20 Cleared back the maple shoots on right hand bridge flowy section.
      Aug 22, 2021 @ 9:00pm
      Aug 22, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 7 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 218 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,328 rides
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      Dec 16, 2017 @ 3:14pm
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      4 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      Arganac (Aug 27, 2017 at 13:20)
       Super smooth and flowy climb with very little technical.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      VancouverIsland (Jun 16, 2019 at 17:30)
       Like the other guy said, very flowy trail with few technical parts or features. Besides a two and half foot dropp off that you can bypass, is a relativly easy trail down.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      rapid-roy ACC (Jun 18, 2019 at 9:12)
       Got that right! A favorite, up or down, at HammerFest!
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      JaymePoplar (Apr 21, 2020 at 15:24)
       Huge fist bumps and high fives to whoever been making fun stuff on Loco.
      [Reply]

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      160819 Locomotion
      9:01 | 831 | Aug 22, 2016 , Parksville

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