2,713 ft
Distance
30 ft
Climb
-259 ft
Descent
00:04:08
Avg time

Lower Powersmart Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Diamond Head
    Squamish, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #32052 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    30 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

There is a scene in the Return of the Jedi where Luke is being chased through the forest on an air speeder bike. The first part of the trail always reminds me of that. It is narrow and fast and you feel like you are flying. Trail has great "flow" despite being narrow and old school in design.

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More Stats for Lower Powersmart bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -230 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,055 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,288 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,285 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,055 ft
  • Grade
    -8.46%
  • Grade max
    -167.436%
  • Grade min
    12.991%
  • Distance climb
    597 ft
  • Distance down
    1,959 ft
  • Distance flat
    157 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:08
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:16
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Status:
on Jun 20, 2019
Dry
Avg: 3.2 (11 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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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • less popular
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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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      Lower Powersmart Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 20, 2019 @ 7:43pm
      Jun 20, 2019
      Jan 26, 2019 @ 11:46am
      Jan 26, 2019
      Jul 20, 2018 @ 4:43pm
      Jul 20, 2018
      Overgrown vegetation - In addition to the usual overgrown branches at the exit, the first third is also getting quite overgrown (especially at...
      Apr 22, 2018 @ 1:40pm
      Apr 22, 2018
      It's a little overgrown and needs brushing.
      Feb 12, 2018 @ 10:08am
      Feb 12, 2018
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 71 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 616 rides
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      Photos

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      29 |
      Aug 20, 2017 @ 5:42pm
      Aug 20, 2017
      155 |
      Sep 6, 2016 @ 7:51pm
      Sep 6, 2016

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