1,240 ft
Distance
24 ft
Climb
-26 ft
Descent
00:02:43
Avg time
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Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Trowbridge Forest
    Thunder Bay, Ontario
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge, Rock Garden, Roller Coaster
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking

A beginner level trail that will provide new riders with a safe and easy area to learn mountain biking skills. The trail is designed to accommodate both run bikes and pedal bikes. The main line is machine built dirt tread with small rollers. There are two optional lines that contain kid friendly features constructed from wood and rock. The wood line feature two wooden rollers and three wooden berms. The rockline has 5 rock gardens that progressivevly get larger, all feature are easy to roll over and more challenging features have ride arounds.

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More Stats for Prospector Skills Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -4 ft
  • Altitude min
    803 ft
  • Altitude max
    823 ft
  • Altitude start
    817 ft
  • Altitude end
    813 ft
  • Grade
    -0.344%
  • Grade max
    -8.122%
  • Grade min
    13.447%
  • Distance climb
    357 ft
  • Distance down
    560 ft
  • Distance flat
    305 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:43
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Status:
on Jan 14, 2020
Snow Covered
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Prospector... Trail Reports

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      Jan 14, 2020 @ 5:05pm
      Jan 14, 2020
      reporter Fresh snowfall needs packing, groomer is being repaired.
      Nov 5, 2019 @ 7:36pm
      Nov 5, 2019
      reporter Freeze-Thaw cycle, please avoid riding when wet to prevent damage to the tread.
      Nov 3, 2019 @ 6:19pm
      Nov 3, 2019
      reporter Freeze-thaw cycle. Please avoid riding when wet to prevent damage from freezing before winter. The best time to ride is in the morning and colder...
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 3:01pm
      Oct 15, 2019
      reporter Trails are soaked. Please avoid riding if you start to leave ruts or tire tracks to prevent further damage before the trails start to freeze. The...
      Aug 28, 2019 @ 11:38am
      Aug 28, 2019
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 171 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 14 rides
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      Jul 21, 2019 @ 10:14pm
      Jul 21, 2019
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      Jul 21, 2019 @ 10:14pm
      Jul 21, 2019

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