1 miles
Distance
341 ft
Climb
-243 ft
Descent
00:18:49
Avg time

Northern Lights Details

  • Riding Area
    Pidherny Recreation Site
    Prince George, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Apr-Oct
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #17573 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Great singletrack along esker ridge. Trail is XC. No TTFs. Nice views of Bobtail Mtn to the west.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Northern Lights bike trail
  • Altitude change
    97 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,488 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,634 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,536 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,634 ft
  • Grade
    1.398%
  • Grade max
    -173.696%
  • Grade min
    208.966%
  • Distance climb
    3,679 ft
  • Distance down
    2,798 ft
  • Distance flat
    495 ft
  • Avg time
    00:18:49
  • Avg reverse time
    00:13:43
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Status:
on Nov 11, 2018
Snow Packed
Avg: 4.2 (5 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • 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
  • place Directory Listing
  • 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
Directions to northern-lights-16764 trailhead (53.993600, -122.873090)
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Northern Lights Trail Reports

datedescription
Nov 11, 2018 @ 1:46pm
Nov 11, 2018
Very good packed conditions
Sep 22, 2018 @ 7:52pm
Sep 22, 2018
Sep 22, 2018 @ 7:52pm
Sep 22, 2018
Sep 3, 2018 @ 4:11pm
Sep 3, 2018
Couple of trees down Just after the 420 junction
Jul 28, 2018 @ 4:28pm
Jul 28, 2018
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Dec 4, 2017 @ 7:26am
Dec 4, 2017
Northern Lights, Prince George
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Jan 3, 2017 @ 8:47pm
Jan 3, 2017
Northern Lights, Prince George
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Aug 27, 2016 @ 9:18am
Aug 27, 2016
Northern Lights, Prince George
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Jun 28, 2016 @ 3:26pm
Jun 28, 2016
Northern Lights, Prince George

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