1.1 miles
Distance
35 ft
Climb
-707 ft
Descent
00:13:02
Avg time

Powerhouse Plunge Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Global Ranking
    #8888

No other trail in Squamish is like this one, and you will either hate it or love it.
If you carry some speed and trust the bike, the trail has magical flow.
If you ride slow, and battle it, you will curse it, and want the trail paved.

Just think Bob Marley thoughts and go with the flow.

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More Stats for Powerhouse Plunge mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -672 ft
  • Altitude min
    348 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,020 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,020 ft
  • Altitude end
    348 ft
  • Grade max
    -49.785%
  • Grade min
    11.801%
  • Distance climb
    647 ft
  • Distance down
    4,484 ft
  • Distance flat
    424 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:02
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on May 28, 2017
Dry
Avg: 3.7 (14 votes)

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Powerhouse Plunge Trail Reports

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May 28, 2017 @ 1:38pm
8 hours
Trees down.
Apr 9, 2017 @ 12:40pm
Apr 9, 2017
Woodwork missing planks, exposed nails. Broken wood/ttf structure
Mar 22, 2017 @ 12:20pm
Mar 22, 2017
Tree down in the upper section of lower plunge. Too big to move by hand. It's right behind the exposed switchback
Jan 29, 2017 @ 12:55pm
Jan 29, 2017
Upper half is an icy/snowy mess from opening to the first technical sections. The lower section below the road bisecting it is very good with tiny...
Aug 23, 2016 @ 8:55pm
Aug 23, 2016
reporter Slat missing on bridge halfway through first part
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May 28, 2017 @ 9:06pm
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Powerhouse Plunge, Whistler
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Apr 9, 2017 @ 12:40pm
Apr 9, 2017
Powerhouse Plunge, Squamish
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Mar 22, 2017 @ 12:20pm
Mar 22, 2017
Powerhouse Plunge, Squamish
139 |
May 21, 2016 @ 8:46am
May 21, 2016
Powerhouse Plunge, Squamish

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'Phat Tuesday'
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