2,408 ft
Distance
11 ft
Climb
-626 ft
Descent
00:10:19
Avg time
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Maibock Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Mont Sainte-Marie
    Lac-Sainte-Marie, Quebec
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Season
    April to December
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Ladder Bridge, Rock Face
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2016
  • Land Manager
    VeloMSM

Very technical descent through an old pine forest with steep rock faces and chutes. There are a few cruxes involving tight turns and bridge features with lots of exposure, but traction is excellent in dry conditions.

The trail is hard to find and follow at times so have somebody who knows it well show you the way.

Disclaimer

Very steep technical descent.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Maibock bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -615 ft
  • Altitude min
    877 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,510 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,498 ft
  • Altitude end
    884 ft
  • Grade
    -25.522%
  • Grade max
    -49.176%
  • Grade min
    7.459%
  • Distance climb
    194 ft
  • Distance down
    2,074 ft
  • Distance flat
    139 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:19
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Status:
on Sep 30, 2019
Variable
Avg: 5 (3 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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  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
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      Maibock Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 30, 2019 @ 9:56am
      Sep 30, 2019
      A lot of pine needle on the trail
      Jul 25, 2019 @ 2:34pm
      Jul 25, 2019
      Thanks to the leaf blower guy!
      Jun 7, 2019 @ 11:27am
      Jun 7, 2019
      Dry but rutted and loose.
      Oct 6, 2018 @ 10:19am
      Oct 6, 2018
      reporter It’s a little rutted. Not bad though.
      Nov 1, 2017 @ 12:15pm
      Nov 1, 2017
      reporter Due to the devastating flooding all trails are currently closed
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 97 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 90 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      73 |
      Aug 13, 2019 @ 6:45am
      Aug 13, 2019
      71 |
      Aug 13, 2019 @ 6:45am
      Aug 13, 2019
      63 |
      Aug 13, 2019 @ 6:27am
      Aug 13, 2019
      91 |
      Jul 25, 2019 @ 2:35pm
      Jul 25, 2019

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 2
      flag mw-819 (Jul 23, 2019 at 5:25)
       Great trail, but Expert only. Do not bring your non-expert friends. It is not a easy hike a bike.

      If you love a 3-4 min it's steep slab, this is the closest you'll get east of BC.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag briangarson (Jul 28, 2019 at 16:31)
       Wow this is steep with no breaks. Definitely experts only.
      [Reply]

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