3,766 ft
Distance
61 ft
Climb
-305 ft
Descent
00:08:33
Avg time

Purgatory Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Hornby Island
    , British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #1138 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking

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Purgatory is a highly rated 1 km popular blue singletrack trail located near Hornby Island British Columbia. This mountain bike primary trail can be used downhill primary. On average it takes 8 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Purgatory mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -244 ft
  • Altitude min
    615 ft
  • Altitude max
    881 ft
  • Altitude start
    859 ft
  • Altitude end
    615 ft
  • Grade
    -6.483%
  • Grade max
    -45.331%
  • Grade min
    19.319%
  • Distance climb
    730 ft
  • Distance down
    2,724 ft
  • Distance flat
    312 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:33
  • Avg reverse time
    00:17:13
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Status:
on Apr 15, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.45 (18 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 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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      Directions to purgatory-7168 trailhead (49.516560, -124.689920)
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      Purgatory Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Apr 15, 2021 @ 8:44am
      Apr 15, 2021
      Removed a small 6” blocking trail at start.
      Nov 8, 2020 @ 7:31pm
      Nov 8, 2020
      Aug 31, 2020 @ 8:16am
      Aug 31, 2020
      Aug 29, 2020 @ 11:36pm
      Aug 29, 2020
      This trail starts with a heavy XC section that is hard to clean for about 300m, once that’s outta the way the dh part of the trail starts at the...
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 6:32am
      Jul 25, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 18 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 113 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,171 rides
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      Photos

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      Aug 29, 2014 @ 3:30pm
      Aug 29, 2014
      488 |
      Aug 29, 2014 @ 3:26pm
      Aug 29, 2014
      570 |
      Aug 29, 2014 @ 3:24pm
      Aug 29, 2014

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      The Way
      2 miles
      Hornby 'duro Training
      12 miles
      The Way
      3 miles

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      Andrewlsmith71 (Aug 22, 2017 at 12:43)
       N wclnm n Ml
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      vanislebiking (Jun 15, 2019 at 19:21)
       Fun flow trail - great banked turns and you can gain a lot of speed!
      [Reply]

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