1,113 ft
Distance
163 ft
Climb
00:04:47
Avg time

Skid Road Ascent Details

  • Riding area
    Mount Fromme
    North Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2014
  • Land Manager
    District of North Vancouver

Climbing-only connector trail to Baden Powell.
This connector was created as a sustainable reroute to the washed out Skid Road. Thanks to efforts from Deloitte, Arc'teryx and MEC, this section was critical in getting the Fromme Ascent one step closer to completion.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Skid Road Ascent mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    163 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,405 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,568 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,405 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,568 ft
  • Grade
    14.64%
  • Grade max
    -0.538%
  • Grade min
    30%
  • Distance climb
    984 ft
  • Distance flat
    129 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:47
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Status:
on Oct 1, 2018
Wet
Avg: 3.3 (7 votes)

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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to skid-road-ascent trailhead (49.350401, -123.061970)
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Skid Road Ascent Trail Reports

datedescription
Oct 1, 2018 @ 2:21pm
Oct 1, 2018
Sep 30, 2018 @ 2:04pm
Sep 30, 2018
Sep 26, 2018 @ 4:06pm
Sep 26, 2018
reporter A few mucky bits and some erosion on steep parts from water
Sep 23, 2018 @ 1:21pm
Sep 23, 2018
Sep 16, 2018 @ 1:43pm
Sep 16, 2018
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Photos

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Dec 21, 2017 @ 3:11pm
Dec 21, 2017
Skid Road Ascent, North Vancouver
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Dec 21, 2017 @ 2:46pm
Dec 21, 2017
Skid Road Ascent, North Vancouver
534 |
Mar 14, 2016 @ 1:39pm
Mar 14, 2016
Skid Road Ascent, Vancouver
350 |
Jul 1, 2014 @ 12:32am
Jul 1, 2014
Skid Road Ascent, Vancouver

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