1,768 ft
Distance
28 ft
Climb
-175 ft
Descent
00:03:17
Avg time

Machete Blade Details

  • Riding Area
    HammerFest
    Parksville, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #35085 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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More Stats for Machete Blade bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -147 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,170 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,317 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,317 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,170 ft
  • Grade max
    -50.541%
  • Grade min
    40.85%
  • Distance climb
    179 ft
  • Distance down
    1,321 ft
  • Distance flat
    268 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:17
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:43
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Status:
on Apr 8, 2018
Variable
Avg: 3 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
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  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Machete Blade Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Apr 8, 2018 @ 12:44pm
      Apr 8, 2018
      Mar 31, 2018 @ 11:34am
      Mar 31, 2018
      Dec 5, 2017 @ 9:14pm
      Dec 5, 2017
      A few trees are tight and fallen in along on the trail, could use help moving them out of the way. Removed some branches and smaller trees.
      May 13, 2017 @ 5:17pm
      May 13, 2017
      May 7, 2017 @ 11:20pm
      May 7, 2017
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 9 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 68 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 430 rides
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      Photos

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      28 |
      Dec 5, 2017 @ 9:14pm
      Dec 5, 2017
      Machete Blade, Vancouver

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      HammerFest 2018 XC race
      6 miles
      2017 HammerFest XC Race race
      5 miles
      2017 Island Cup Hammerfest Enduro race
      17 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag adfam (Jan 13, 2018 at 16:45)
       Trail is clear and good to ride
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