2,083 ft
Distance
-106 ft
Descent
00:03:25
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Monkey Boy Trail

Monkey Boy Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    The Hydrocut
    Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #467 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #13079 in E-Biking
    • #15294 in Trail Running
    • #14366 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in E-Biking
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

Great down hill from the Map Kiosk. Loads of flow with a great sweeping corner at the end. Keep the flow going all the way back to the Glasgow Lot.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Monkey Boy mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -105 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,273 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,379 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,379 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,273 ft
  • Grade
    -5%
  • Grade max
    -25%
  • Grade min
    4.9%
  • Distance climb
    223 ft
  • Distance down
    1,640 ft
  • Distance flat
    220 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:25
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:12
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Status:
on May 16, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.6 (20 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
Trail Flow (Ridden Direction)
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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Radar Time
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
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      Monkey Boy Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 15 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 3,179 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 7,013 rides
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      Photos

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      76 |
      Sep 18, 2020 @ 11:47pm
      Sep 18, 2020

      Trail Lists

      Routes with this trail

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      Hydrocut Full Loop
      13 miles
      Downhill Express (DHX)
      6 miles
      Hydrocut 2019 Time Trial
      13 miles
      Triple Trail Challege Group 2 & 3 Route
      7 miles

      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      sdrvper HMBA (Apr 14, 2021 at 10:48)
       Underrated trail at Hydro. Fast fun DH run
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      natedagreat (Jun 14, 2021 at 6:33)
       Don't hit the rock jump at high speeds! I found that out the hard way with a broken collarbone...
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Greghunter1 (Aug 15, 2021 at 17:54)
       Great flow! A hidden gem!
      [Reply]

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      Videos

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      Monkey Boy - Top Speed after Jump
      3:42 | 100 | Mar 4, 2021 , Kitchener-Waterloo
      Monkey Boy
      2:20 | 110 | Nov 12, 2019 , Kitchener-Waterloo
      Monkey Boy, The Hydrocut
      1:39 | 170 | Aug 5, 2019 , Kitchener-Waterloo
      The Hydrocut - Monkey Boy trail | MTB 18
      1:59 | 216 | Sep 22, 2018 , Kitchener-Waterloo
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