1,005 ft
Distance
154 ft
Climb
00:04:34
Avg time

Skid Road Ascent Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
  • 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
    154 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,415 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,569 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,415 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,569 ft
  • Grade
    15.294%
  • Grade max
    0.651%
  • Grade min
    30.164%
  • Distance climb
    940 ft
  • Distance flat
    65 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:34
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Status:
on Feb 18, 2017
Wet
Avg: 3.4 (5 votes)

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Skid Road Ascent Trail Reports

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Feb 18, 2017 @ 10:37pm
2 days
Good condition, no snow but wet.
Feb 18, 2017 @ 9:34am
3 days
Tiny snow patches, can ride right over them. Rides nicely.
Jan 26, 2017 @ 7:50pm
Jan 26, 2017
reporter Good shape. Climbing nicely.
Jan 24, 2017 @ 3:16pm
Jan 24, 2017
All Good. Snow starts on Baden Powell West
Jan 21, 2017 @ 10:18pm
Jan 21, 2017
Good shape. Only small patches of snow left.
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Photos

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Mar 14, 2016 @ 1:39pm
Mar 14, 2016
Skid Road Ascent, Vancouver
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Aug 29, 2015 @ 5:13pm
Aug 29, 2015
Skid Road Ascent, North Vancouver
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Nov 24, 2014 @ 9:56pm
Nov 24, 2014
Skid Road Ascent, North Vancouver
309 |
Jul 1, 2014 @ 12:32am
Jul 1, 2014
Skid Road Ascent, Vancouver

Routes with this trail

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No Quarter (Fromme Climbing Route)
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Fromme Ascent
3.1 miles
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6.6 miles
No Quarter to Dreamweaver
4.1 miles

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