2 miles
Distance
273 ft
Climb
-267 ft
Descent
00:30:01
Avg time

Skull Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Spider Lake
    Dartmouth, Nova Scotia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #15740 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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More Stats for Skull Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    5 ft
  • Altitude min
    295 ft
  • Altitude max
    390 ft
  • Altitude start
    385 ft
  • Altitude end
    390 ft
  • Grade
    0.051%
  • Grade max
    -14.026%
  • Grade min
    18.136%
  • Distance climb
    5,093 ft
  • Distance down
    4,660 ft
  • Distance flat
    444 ft
  • Avg time
    00:30:01
  • Avg reverse time
    00:39:37
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Status:
on Jan 6, 2019
Freeze/thaw Cycle
Avg: 4.4 (5 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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  • 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
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  • photo Photo
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  • region Riding Area
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • Directions Directions
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  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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      Skull Trail Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jan 6, 2019 @ 4:02am
      Jan 6, 2019
      reporter
      Oct 29, 2018 @ 12:05pm
      Oct 29, 2018
      reporter Seems as though the local "crazy hunter" aka "The Tack Man" is at it again, there has been a poorly made sign placed on the trail stating "Trail...
      Oct 2, 2018 @ 9:29am
      Oct 2, 2018
      Jul 20, 2018 @ 5:58am
      Jul 20, 2018
      Fantastic shape, had a couple of small trees down that were pulled out on our ride.
      Jul 9, 2018 @ 6:00am
      Jul 9, 2018
      Cleared a fallen tree from the Lake Major loop, near the extension.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 39 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 296 rides
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      Photos

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      80 |
      Jun 25, 2018 @ 9:18am
      Jun 25, 2018
      Skull Trail, Halifax
      58 |
      Jun 25, 2018 @ 9:17am
      Jun 25, 2018
      Skull Trail, Halifax
      663 |
      Jun 16, 2008 @ 1:23pm
      Jun 16, 2008
      | 6 comments Skull Trail, Dartmouth
      910 |
      Dec 16, 2007 @ 3:55pm
      Dec 16, 2007
      | 2 comments Skull Trail, Dartmouth

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