1,322 ft
Distance
8 ft
Climb
-13 ft
Descent
00:03:13
Avg time

Penguin Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
  • Riding Area
  • AKA
    Frank's
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Rock Garden, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #8252 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #90948 in Trail Running
    • #10190 in Hiking
    • #1734 in Snowshoeing
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 45 in Trail Running
    • 55 in Hiking
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
  • Land Owner
    Region of Halton

"Penguin after the way a rider looked while "riding" one of the rock features." - Frank

source: HAFTA.ca
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More Stats for Penguin Trail mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -6 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,019 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,033 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,025 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,020 ft
  • Grade
    -0.4%
  • Grade max
    -4.5%
  • Grade min
    4.2%
  • Distance climb
    302 ft
  • Distance down
    518 ft
  • Distance flat
    361 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:13
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:13
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on May 11, 2024
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  • Snow Packed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
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  • Very Dry
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      Penguin Trail Trail Reports

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      May 11, 2024 @ 2:53pm
      May 11, 2024
      Mostly dry but a few muddy sections
      Jun 24, 2023 @ 5:17am
      Jun 24, 2023
      reporter
      trails trimmed back
      Apr 16, 2023 @ 6:10am
      Apr 16, 2023
      reporter
      Feb 5, 2023 @ 12:39am
      Feb 5, 2023
      firm trail but softening quickly as temps rise
      Jul 6, 2022 @ 1:52pm
      Jul 6, 2022
      reporter
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 13.6 km avg distance
      6 Months
      • 100 rides
      • 16.4 km avg distance
      All
      • 2,443 rides
      • Last: May 16, 2024

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      May 11, 2024 @ 2:53pm
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      Jun 24, 2023 @ 5:17am
      Jun 24, 2023
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      Jun 24, 2023 @ 5:17am
      Jun 24, 2023
      24 |
      May 18, 2019 @ 2:29pm
      May 18, 2019

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      2018/19 HAFTA FAT BIKE LOOP7 miles
      2020/21 HAFTA FAT BIKE LOOP10 miles
      2019/20 HAFTA FAT BIKE LOOP featured10 miles
      HAFTA Group Ride - May 309 miles

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