4,262 ft
Distance
30 ft
Climb
-703 ft
Descent
00:09:10
Avg time
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Severed D Details

  • Riding area
    Mount Seymour
    North Vancouver, British Columbia
  • AKA
    Good Samaritan, Severed Dick
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Year round
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge, Drop, Rock Face, Skinny
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #88
  • Land Manager

One of the oldest trails on Mt Seymour, the trail has seen a major overhaul thanks to the NSMBA TAP program and it need be mentioned, this re-birth was only made possible with thanks to the hard work from Martin & Penny. The boggy swamp traverse across the top has now become a fast & flowy pump track that puts you into a rowdy descent. Includes a few skinnies all low to the ground, and several small rock rolls, some of which may be dropped. Lower Severed (after the Shorn turn off) has a very steep section with some black/double black optional lines. If you wish to avoid the technical descent, turn off at CBuster to take a cruisy descent on Asian Adonis or bail out lower down at Shorn Scrotum to connect to CBuster. Unfortunately, both options means you'll miss the happy ending on Severed, one of the trails' best parts.

Access Info

The trailhead is accessed either from the Baden Powell or via the New Severed Entrance from the powerlines. Severed ends at Bridle Path.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Severed D mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -673 ft
  • Altitude min
    717 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,390 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,390 ft
  • Altitude end
    717 ft
  • Grade
    -15.786%
  • Grade max
    -43.418%
  • Grade min
    11.384%
  • Distance climb
    240 ft
  • Distance down
    3,772 ft
  • Distance flat
    249 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:10
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on Sep 13, 2017
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Avg: 4.2 (49 votes)

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Severed D Trail Reports

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Sep 13, 2017 @ 7:14pm
Sep 13, 2017
reporter Like a pair of tight jeans, highly rippable.
Aug 24, 2017 @ 8:06pm
Aug 24, 2017
reporter Riding just fine
Jul 19, 2017 @ 10:47pm
Jul 19, 2017
Not as loose and dust as other trails on Seymour
Jun 23, 2017 @ 8:49am
Jun 23, 2017
Perfect
Jun 2, 2017 @ 8:48am
Jun 2, 2017
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Jun 29, 2017 @ 9:30am
Jun 29, 2017
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Jun 29, 2017 @ 9:29am
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Jun 29, 2017 @ 9:29am
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Severed D, Vancouver
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Jun 29, 2017 @ 9:29am
Jun 29, 2017
Severed D, Vancouver

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