2,541 ft
Distance
248 ft
Climb
-5 ft
Descent
00:07:40
Avg time

The Climbing Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Bear Mountain Bike Park
    Victoria, British Columbia
  • 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
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #18527 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

The Climbing Trail features technical switchbacks with some rocky/rooty spots and a few steep sections. Used as part of the Bear Mountain Canada Cup, this trail takes the rider to Hannington road which connects to the main road of Bear Mountain Parkway.

Access Info

Access is from the South Side of the Bear Mountain Valley Loop.

More Stats for The Climbing Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    244 ft
  • Altitude min
    399 ft
  • Altitude max
    643 ft
  • Altitude start
    399 ft
  • Altitude end
    643 ft
  • Grade
    9.606%
  • Grade max
    -7.082%
  • Grade min
    36.21%
  • Distance climb
    2,266 ft
  • Distance down
    193 ft
  • Distance flat
    82 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:40
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:20
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Status:
on Mar 10, 2019
Dry
Avg: 3.5 (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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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
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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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to the-climbing-trail trailhead (48.480069, -123.522101)
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      The Climbing Trail Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Mar 10, 2019 @ 4:00pm
      Mar 10, 2019
      Mar 9, 2019 @ 10:03am
      Mar 9, 2019
      Jan 15, 2019 @ 4:14pm
      Jan 15, 2019
      Couple little trees down , most have been bucked up for the most part but a larger one people are riding around
      Aug 1, 2018 @ 2:10pm
      Aug 1, 2018
      Wicked good riding.
      Jun 15, 2018 @ 3:49pm
      Jun 15, 2018
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 37 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 168 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 646 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      48 |
      Aug 1, 2018 @ 11:49am
      Aug 1, 2018
      The Climbing Trail, Kamloops
      53 |
      Jul 30, 2018 @ 12:02pm
      Jul 30, 2018
      The Climbing Trail, Kamloops

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag ruggers (May 5, 2018 at 18:19)
       Nice climbing trail. Fun to ride if you like uphill challenges. A little rooty, but only one humongous root that I needed to walk over.
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