4,511 ft
Distance
152 ft
Climb
-174 ft
Descent
00:10:53
Avg time

Pony Express Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Galbraith
    Bellingham, Washington
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #4286 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #6154 in Trail Running
    • #47258 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 65 in Trail Running
    • 60 in Hiking

Mid-mountain link connecting North side and South side Galbraith. Connects Bandito to Three Pigs trails.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Pony Express mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -22 ft
  • Altitude min
    950 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,045 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,010 ft
  • Altitude end
    988 ft
  • Grade
    -0.488%
  • Grade max
    -22.543%
  • Grade min
    16.612%
  • Distance climb
    2,093 ft
  • Distance down
    2,060 ft
  • Distance flat
    358 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:53
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:47
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Status:
on Nov 21, 2021
Variable
Avg: 3.75 (12 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 80%
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  • < 50%
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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
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  • Nordic Ski
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      Pony Express Trail Reports

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      Nov 21, 2021 @ 2:28pm
      Nov 21, 2021
      Tree down
      Nov 13, 2021 @ 8:42am
      Nov 13, 2021
      Oct 30, 2021 @ 8:38pm
      Oct 30, 2021
      Pretty good dirt for climbing. The roots are slippery, of course, but fun climbing to the rest of the mountain!
      Oct 29, 2021 @ 11:01am
      Oct 29, 2021
      Sep 22, 2021 @ 2:22pm
      Sep 22, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 8 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 427 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,774 rides
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      Photos

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      36 |
      Sep 29, 2018 @ 5:16pm
      Sep 29, 2018
      31 |
      Sep 29, 2018 @ 5:15pm
      Sep 29, 2018
      33 |
      Sep 29, 2018 @ 5:15pm
      Sep 29, 2018
      147 |
      Jun 4, 2018 @ 5:47pm
      Jun 4, 2018

      Routes with this trail

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      ALL Braith
      83 miles
      Northside Raw & Natural
      16 miles
      All of them
      91 miles
      Stevie's 10 mile S Galbraith Loop
      10 miles

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