4,262 ft
Distance
30 ft
Climb
-703 ft
Descent
00:09:28
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Severed D Trail

Severed D Details

  • Riding area
    Mount Seymour
    North Vancouver, British Columbia
  • AKA
    Good Samaritan, Severed Dick
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Year round
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge, Drop, Rock Face, Skinny
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #92
  • 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
    00:09:28
  • Avg reverse time
    02:01:59
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Status:
on Feb 18, 2018
Snow Covered
Avg: 4.2 (49 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Severed D Trail Reports

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Feb 18, 2018 @ 9:54am
Feb 18, 2018
reporter
Feb 16, 2018 @ 10:38am
Feb 16, 2018
Feb 16, 2018 @ 10:38am
Feb 16, 2018
Everything awesommmmeeee!
Feb 14, 2018 @ 5:01pm
Feb 14, 2018
Snow for the first bit, gets better near then end
Feb 4, 2018 @ 11:02am
Feb 4, 2018
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Aug 20, 2017 @ 4:35pm
Aug 20, 2017
Severed D, My City
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Aug 20, 2017 @ 4:31pm
Aug 20, 2017
Severed D, My City
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Jul 3, 2016 @ 4:17pm
Jul 3, 2016
Severed D, North Vancouver
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Jun 25, 2015 @ 9:56pm
Jun 25, 2015
Severed D, North Vancouver

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Videos

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Tour of Severed
634 | Sep 28, 2011 , North Vancouver
Severed chute
0:13 | 285 | Jul 5, 2017 , North Vancouver
Severed in the snow - Mount Seymour Jan 5th 2017
1:51 | 123 | Jan 6, 2017 , North Vancouver
Incline to Severed Dick
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