1,113 ft
Distance
163 ft
Climb
00:04:51
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 Primary
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #2898 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking
  • 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 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
    00:04:51
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Status:
on Jan 16, 2019
Variable
Avg: 3.3 (7 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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
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      Skid Road Ascent Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 38 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 1,211 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 3,799 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      2 |
      Dec 12, 2018 @ 12:23pm
      Dec 12, 2018
      Skid Road Ascent, North Vancouver
      4 |
      Dec 12, 2018 @ 12:23pm
      Dec 12, 2018
      Skid Road Ascent, North Vancouver
      540 |
      Mar 14, 2016 @ 1:39pm
      Mar 14, 2016
      Skid Road Ascent, Vancouver
      352 |
      Jul 1, 2014 @ 12:32am
      Jul 1, 2014
      Skid Road Ascent, Vancouver

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