1.9 miles
Distance
291 ft
Climb
-976 ft
Descent
00:26:49
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Mount Seymour
    North Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 25 in Trail Running
    • 20 in Hiking

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Powerline Access Trail is a 3 km less popular doubletrack scenic trail located near North Vancouver British Columbia. This multi-use trail can be used both directions and has a hard overall physical rating with a 89 m black diamond climb. On average it takes 26 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Powerline Access Trail bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -685 ft
  • Altitude min
    557 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,533 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,242 ft
  • Altitude end
    558 ft
  • Grade
    -6.9%
  • Grade max
    -41.4%
  • Grade min
    30.3%
  • Distance climb
    2,877 ft
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    36 ft
  • Avg time
    00:26:49
  • Avg reverse time
    00:26:09
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Status:
on Jul 11, 2021
Very Dry
Avg: 1.65 (14 votes)

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  • Unknown
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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
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  • Ideal
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  • Very Dry
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      Powerline Access... Trail Reports

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      Jul 11, 2021 @ 9:48pm
      Jul 11, 2021
      Jul 5, 2021 @ 12:28pm
      Jul 5, 2021
      Incredibly dry and loose.
      Feb 23, 2020 @ 4:39pm
      Feb 23, 2020
      reporter
      Tree cleared. Wet, tho - bring your canoe
      Feb 22, 2020 @ 10:48pm
      Feb 22, 2020
      Tree down - 8” diameter at shin level plus a small head level tree (2”) bowed down with branches reaching to the ground.
      Jan 19, 2020 @ 5:38pm
      Jan 19, 2020
      cleared several large downed trees near the entrance to forever after.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 30 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 89 rides
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      Sep 23, 2021 @ 3:17pm
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      Sep 23, 2021 @ 3:16pm
      Sep 23, 2021
      30 |
      Dec 14, 2020 @ 12:23pm
      Dec 14, 2020
      346 |
      Oct 28, 2012 @ 3:43pm
      Oct 28, 2012

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      7 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      dirtbiker100 (Jul 19, 2019 at 22:31)
       For visiting riders - don't try going up this one from the valley bottom...
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      rockfears (Mar 9, 2020 at 23:32)
       Should have read the comments before trying to climb this trail... steeeeeeep!!!! Almost impossible to reach the top without pushing!
      [Reply]
      • + 2
      bboyshredder (Mar 20, 2020 at 8:35)
       Don't get tricked by how it looks on the map its very steep and long don't go up it trust me I tried to and I almost died.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      Valkandoit (Sep 5, 2020 at 14:21)
       Went down this hill and it was not a nice ride. Loose rock and not beautiful or peaceful. Wouldn’t take this path again!
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      Elmeffe (Oct 2, 2020 at 10:46)
       These comments are no joke. Avoid climbing from Hyannis at all cost.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      DHDH (Jan 26, 2021 at 16:58)
       Has about 5” of medium-pack snow on it.
      [Reply]
      • + 2
      taprider (Feb 6, 2021 at 21:38)
       Going up from the west side should be the new Impossible Climb Challenge for Pink Bike.
      Just try to clean it without puking, actually great Type 2 Fun, I highly recommend it
      [Reply]

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