2 miles
Distance
1,122 ft
Climb
-435 ft
Descent
00:30:06
Avg time

Details

  • Riding Area
    Mont Sainte-Marie
    Lac-Sainte-Marie, Quebec
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #12551 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

One of the premier climbing trails in all of eastern North America. An absolute must ride!

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Taylor's Tower of Power bike trail
  • Altitude change
    687 ft
  • Altitude min
    698 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,389 ft
  • Altitude start
    702 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,389 ft
  • Grade
    6.327%
  • Grade max
    -45.836%
  • Grade min
    53.525%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    3,262 ft
  • Distance flat
    780 ft
  • Avg time
    00:30:06
  • Avg reverse time
    00:17:31
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Status:
on Oct 17, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.4 (13 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • 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
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • 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
  • Other Other
Directions to taylor-s-tower-of-power-3394 trailhead (45.941060, -75.873660)
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Taylor's Tower... Trail Reports

datedescription
Oct 17, 2018 @ 10:15am
Oct 17, 2018
lots of leaves and a few puddles but overall in good shape.
Sep 29, 2018 @ 11:41am
Sep 29, 2018
Sep 8, 2018 @ 9:15am
Sep 8, 2018
Sep 1, 2018 @ 10:47am
Sep 1, 2018
reporter
Aug 18, 2018 @ 7:12am
Aug 18, 2018
Great condition. Some good patched up sections the past couple of weeks.
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Photos

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Aug 7, 2018 @ 7:31pm
Aug 7, 2018
Taylor's Tower of Power
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Aug 6, 2018 @ 2:13pm
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Taylor's Tower of Power
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Aug 18, 2017 @ 3:45pm
Aug 18, 2017
Taylor's Tower of Power
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Aug 18, 2017 @ 8:04am
Aug 18, 2017
Taylor's Tower of Power

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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 2
flag briangarson (Oct 17, 2014 at 12:56)
 It's a climbing trail, what more can I say.. tons and tons and tons of switch backs, almost absurdly so. But it will get you halfway up the mountain without breaking a sweat or hitting more than a 4 or 5 degree grade.
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  • + 1
flag carbonpro (Sep 8, 2016 at 8:02)
 Great climbing trail to get you up the mountain !
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