1 miles
Distance
13 ft
Climb
-14 ft
Descent
00:06:28
Avg time

The Shire Details

  • Riding Area
    Markham
    Markham, Ontario
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Apr-May
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #72517 in Mountain Biking

Fun XC loop. Gets overgrown around June so beware, or bring grass trimmers.

Access Info

Enter at green gate off of donald cousins

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for The Shire bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -2 ft
  • Altitude min
    652 ft
  • Altitude max
    661 ft
  • Altitude start
    661 ft
  • Altitude end
    659 ft
  • Grade max
    -2.035%
  • Grade min
    1.884%
  • Distance climb
    1,539 ft
  • Distance down
    1,134 ft
  • Distance flat
    2,599 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:28
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:48
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Status:
on Aug 19, 2017
Dry
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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 the-shire trailhead (43.904850, -79.235464)
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The Shire Trail Reports

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Aug 19, 2017 @ 8:41pm
Aug 19, 2017
Overgrown vegetation
Jun 17, 2015 @ 5:09am
Jun 17, 2015
Overgrown.
May 18, 2015 @ 8:53am
May 18, 2015
Not overgrown yet. Bog is dried up at the moment.
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1 Review & Comments

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flag ERADA (Oct 7, 2017 at 21:19)
 Not rideable. Me and my 8 year old went today. Overgrown with vegetation.
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