1,136 ft
Distance
-57 ft
Descent
00:01:43
Avg time

Power Line Drop Details

  • Riding Area
    King's Forest
    Hamilton, Ontario
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Global Ranking
    #35823 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Steep hill with a section at the top with a drop off or you can cut around it.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Power Line Drop bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -57 ft
  • Altitude min
    511 ft
  • Altitude max
    568 ft
  • Altitude start
    568 ft
  • Altitude end
    511 ft
  • Grade
    -5.042%
  • Grade max
    -8.727%
  • Grade min
    -1.874%
  • Distance down
    1,103 ft
  • Distance flat
    33 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:43
  • Avg reverse time
    00:16:35
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Status:
on Jul 15, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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
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      Power Line Drop Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jul 15, 2018 @ 11:15am
      Jul 15, 2018
      Jun 22, 2018 @ 7:30am
      Jun 22, 2018
      Loose gravel throughout
      Aug 1, 2017 @ 4:55am
      Aug 1, 2017
      Jul 11, 2016 @ 11:26am
      Jul 11, 2016
      Looks like someone raked out a line down the hill here. A bit soft at the bottom but the downhill section is super fun. Nice work!
      Jun 4, 2016 @ 4:25am
      Jun 4, 2016
      This trail was closed due to tree removal from hydro company, a basic line was raked out to make it passable. It looks like they are planning more...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      6 Months
      • 74 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
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      • 392 rides
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      Photos

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      Jul 10, 2018 @ 4:38am
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      Power Line Drop, Hamilton
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      Power Line Drop, Hamilton
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      May 26, 2016 @ 7:09pm
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      Power Line Drop, Stoney Creek
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      May 26, 2016 @ 7:09pm
      May 26, 2016
      Power Line Drop, Stoney Creek

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