1 miles
Distance
102 ft
Climb
-532 ft
Descent
00:23:50
Avg time

Silk Stockings Details

  • Riding Area
    Quadra Island North
    Quadra Island, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Season
    year round
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump, Rock Face
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #31900 in Mountain Biking

Technical, mostly downhill, exposed bluff and rock garden style trail. Great views and unique zones with trails carved out of historic copper mining quarries. Some steep rock rolls and rock gardens. higher than usual possibility for pinch flats and tire cuts.

Access Info

Best access either from logging road climb or as a continuation from either Navel Trail or Back Door.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Silk Stockings bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -430 ft
  • Altitude min
    228 ft
  • Altitude max
    658 ft
  • Altitude start
    658 ft
  • Altitude end
    228 ft
  • Grade
    -6.194%
  • Grade max
    -37.157%
  • Grade min
    23.394%
  • Distance climb
    1,971 ft
  • Distance down
    4,620 ft
  • Distance flat
    353 ft
  • Avg time
    00:23:50
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Status:
on Aug 10, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3.75 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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 silk-stockings trailhead (50.123460, -125.278800)
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Silk Stockings Trail Reports

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853 |
Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:20am
Apr 21, 2015
Silk Stockings, Quadra Island
710 |
Apr 21, 2015 @ 10:18am
Apr 21, 2015
Silk Stockings, Quadra Island

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