1,005 ft
Distance
154 ft
Climb
00:04:35
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.

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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
    00:04:35
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Status:
on May 23, 2017
Dry
Avg: 3.4 (5 votes)

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Skid Road Ascent Trail Reports

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May 23, 2017 @ 3:27pm
May 23, 2017
running well, definitely getting more worn
May 2, 2017 @ 6:56pm
May 2, 2017
reporter Riding well
Apr 22, 2017 @ 10:55pm
Apr 22, 2017
Mar 25, 2017 @ 5:20pm
Mar 25, 2017
Good condition
Mar 18, 2017 @ 4:44pm
Mar 18, 2017
Clear of snow, lots of water erosion, more exposed rocks.
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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
443 |
Nov 24, 2014 @ 9:56pm
Nov 24, 2014
Skid Road Ascent, North Vancouver
329 |
Jul 1, 2014 @ 12:32am
Jul 1, 2014
Skid Road Ascent, Vancouver

Routes with this trail

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3.1 miles
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6.6 miles
No Quarter to Dreamweaver
4.1 miles

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