1,202 ft
Distance
19 ft
Climb
-157 ft
Descent
00:06:16
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Swashbuckler Trail
  • Dirt Pirates
    Builder

Swashbuckler Details

  • Riding Area
    HammerFest
    Parksville, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #19669 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2015

Short but fun ride with flow and berms at the top and then a fall line finish

Access Info

Take road south of Machete for about 200m then watch for rough trail on the right. Trail follows the old Silver Hammer trail uphill.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Swashbuckler bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -138 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,429 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,586 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,567 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,429 ft
  • Grade
    -11.47%
  • Grade max
    -26.159%
  • Grade min
    14.661%
  • Distance climb
    245 ft
  • Distance down
    957 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:16
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:02
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Status:
on Apr 7, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
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      Swashbuckler Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 58 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 277 rides
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      Photos

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      Dec 16, 2017 @ 3:09pm
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      Dec 16, 2017 @ 3:09pm
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      45 |
      Dec 16, 2017 @ 3:08pm
      Dec 16, 2017
      221 |
      Nov 21, 2015 @ 1:39pm
      Nov 21, 2015

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