3 miles
Distance
295 ft
Climb
-1,264 ft
Descent
00:34:40
Avg time
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Squid Line Details

  • Riding area
    Sumas Mountain
    Abbotsford, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #132
  • Year Opened
    2011

Fantastic fast, bermy trail. You get a lot of fun for your climb, about 20 minutes worth. Riders of all skill levels can enjoy this trail. Aside from a few technical areas, the squid line is perfect for a beginner rider who is comfortable with singletrack trails, while for more experienced riders, the trail is fast and flowy, with enough variety to keep it interesting. Features several short climbs and a longer climb at about the halfway point; The trail surface is narrow in places, and is very long for new riders, especially if combined with riding up the road.

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More Stats for Squid Line mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -969 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,317 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,334 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,334 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,365 ft
  • Grade
    -5.817%
  • Grade max
    -27.25%
  • Grade min
    34.786%
  • Distance climb
    3,817 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,816 ft
  • Avg time
    00:34:40
  • Avg reverse time
    00:27:59
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Status:
on Nov 4, 2017
Freeze/thaw Cycle
Avg: 4.5 (49 votes)

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Squid Line Trail Reports

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Nov 4, 2017 @ 11:03am
Nov 4, 2017
Trees down.
Oct 29, 2017 @ 7:07am
Oct 29, 2017
Trail in good condition. To many people jogging on this trail.
Oct 27, 2017 @ 11:01am
Oct 27, 2017
Oct 16, 2017 @ 11:10am
Oct 16, 2017
probably wet now
Oct 15, 2017 @ 2:09pm
Oct 15, 2017
Hero Dirt
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5 Reviews & Comments

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flag mulletator (Nov 4, 2015 at 10:00)
 I'm surprised that nobody has reviewed this trail yet. Especially given its popularity. The Squid Line is a fantastic flowy XC/AM trail. Anybody can ride this trail, I have been taking my son on it since he was 6 years old. However an expert rider can have a blast by hitting this trail at full throttle. At full speed there are some hidden jumps that pop out and immense flow! You will not be disappointed.
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flag JELB (Jun 13, 2017 at 15:38)
 Hi.

Know of similar trails closer to Vancouver? I'm a 57 year old mountain bike noob with a strong aversion to rock gardens and gnarly roots. Bobsled is alright but real short. Bridle Path, starting from its east end, way to rocky and rooty for my tastes.

Ta,
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flag StoneGod (Aug 10, 2016 at 11:15)
 Great trail. Rode it with my 4 year old son and 6 year old godson yesterday. May have been a little long for the 4 year old, but all came through with smiles at the end. NOTE; the trail deserves a green rating, but there are a few sections that can still be a bit challenging. I suggest you lead the trail and check out all sections as I found out the hard way as I watched my son pinball down a small rock chute. Well done Dash (4) and Troy (6) for killing it. So much fun, very proud of you boys.
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flag taouin (Jun 2, 2017 at 21:08)
 Amazing trail. Should be bump to a blue, met two people on the trail first thing they said to me was: this is not a green.
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flag revitup (Jun 4, 2017 at 7:37)
 Trail is running nicely, a little brush has fallen on to it throughout but nothing you can't ride over. Definitely a more technical trail than your average green!
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