1,903 ft
Distance
-145 ft
Descent
00:03:40
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Sidewinder Trail
  • Greg Carmichael, Gabe Cromoli, James Beggs
    Builder
  • Greg Carmichael/ SIMBS
    Maintainer

Sidewinder Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Hartland Mountain Bike Park
    Victoria, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #10695 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #8876 in E-Biking
    • #41318 in Trail Running
    • #23064 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 75 in E-Biking
    • 50 in Trail Running
    • 65 in Hiking
  • Land Owner

Sidewinder is a fun downhill or a good climb. Ride it and Trillium as part of a XC loop in the northwest part of the park.

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More Stats for Sidewinder mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -146 ft
  • Altitude min
    676 ft
  • Altitude max
    823 ft
  • Altitude start
    822 ft
  • Altitude end
    676 ft
  • Grade
    -7.7%
  • Grade max
    -21.8%
  • Grade min
    2.3%
  • Distance climb
    56 ft
  • Distance down
    1,270 ft
  • Distance flat
    338 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:40
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:19
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Status:
on Nov 5, 2023
Ideal
Avg: 3.6 (5 votes)
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 19 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 338 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 5,818 rides
      • Last: Feb 3, 2024

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      Sidewinder at Hartland Bike Park, Saanich, BC
      3:13 | 17 | Nov 3, 2023 , Victoria
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