4 miles
Distance
326 ft
Climb
-326 ft
Descent
00:26:51
Avg time

Reservoir Loop Details

  • Riding Area
    The Railyard at Victoria Park
    Truro, Nova Scotia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #3549 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

The north side of the reservoir trail is mostly single track and double track, it is a great place to snowshoe in winter. The south side of the reservoir is all dirt/gravel road, this portion of the trail is groomed for classic and skate skiing in winter.

Access Info

Park in the parking area at the top of Wood Street and follow the pavement until you see the blue water tower. or Park in the Barnhill extension parking area off Young street and follow the gravel road past the water treatment plant to the trail head near the blue water tower.

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More Stats for Reservoir Loop bike trail
  • Altitude change
    0 ft
  • Altitude min
    267 ft
  • Altitude max
    399 ft
  • Altitude start
    337 ft
  • Altitude end
    337 ft
  • Grade
    0.001%
  • Grade max
    -17.45%
  • Grade min
    17.857%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,717 ft
  • Avg time
    00:26:51
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:38
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Status:
on Sep 26, 2018
Dry
Avg: 5 (1 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • 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
Directions to reservoir-loop-65789 trailhead (45.351480, -63.256960)
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Reservoir Loop Trail Reports

datedescription
Sep 26, 2018 @ 4:00pm
Sep 26, 2018
Feb 18, 2018 @ 10:25am
Feb 18, 2018
Mix of clear, packed snow, and ice.
Sep 18, 2017 @ 12:54pm
Sep 18, 2017
Sep 9, 2017 @ 11:42am
Sep 9, 2017
Great ride today, bit wet in places.
Sep 9, 2017 @ 11:42am
Sep 9, 2017
A bit wet but good riding.
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Sep 9, 2017 @ 11:43am
Sep 9, 2017
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Sep 9, 2017 @ 11:43am
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Reservoir Loop, My City
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Sep 9, 2017 @ 11:42am
Sep 9, 2017
Reservoir Loop, My City

Routes with this trail

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Possible Victoria Park Ride Route
15 miles

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