3,585 ft
Distance
26 ft
Climb
-315 ft
Descent
00:08:21
Avg time

Thornstar Details

  • Riding area
    Thornhill
    Maple Ridge, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Bridge, Jump, Gap Jump, Log Ride
  • Global Ranking
    #8408

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More Stats for Thornstar mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -289 ft
  • Altitude min
    765 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,076 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,055 ft
  • Altitude end
    766 ft
  • Grade
    -8.072%
  • Grade max
    -21.244%
  • Grade min
    38.689%
  • Distance climb
    368 ft
  • Distance down
    2,956 ft
  • Distance flat
    260 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:21
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Status:
on Sep 13, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4.55 (7 votes)

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Thornstar Trail Reports

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Sep 13, 2017 @ 8:34pm
Sep 13, 2017
fresh work done on lower, below Georges Loop.
Sep 5, 2017 @ 7:01am
Sep 5, 2017
Dusty as all hell
Aug 26, 2017 @ 6:56pm
Aug 26, 2017
Riding well but very very dry.
Aug 6, 2017 @ 5:39pm
Aug 6, 2017
Aug 2, 2017 @ 7:50am
Aug 2, 2017
Riding great. A bit dusty
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May 4, 2017 @ 2:00pm
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May 14, 2016 @ 9:35am
May 14, 2016
Thornstar, Maple Ridge
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May 1, 2016 @ 9:50am
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May 1, 2016 @ 9:47am
May 1, 2016
Thornstar, Maple Ridge

Trail Products

5 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag Rhino73 (Jan 16, 2016 at 9:15)
 Still soft and loamy,
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  • + 1
flag bigredride (Feb 14, 2016 at 7:15)
 nice trail. Way to go builders!
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  • + 1
flag mulletator (Mar 18, 2016 at 19:14)
 Good trail. Lots of small-medium gap jumps. The trail is a bit soft so in some spots its hard to get all the speed that you need. What it really needs is a lot of riders to pack it down.

There is one section that is poorly thought out. It's about 1/2 way down where some fallen trees are used. Do not jump this straight on. I did and ended up off my bike into a stump.

The access is not obvious. You have to follow gap in the fence between the two antenna compounds. Straight up from the road. Then Follow the fence to your right and you'll see the cool metal Thorn Star sign.
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  • + 2
flag Rhino73 (Apr 28, 2016 at 21:48)
 Going to start fixing that jump mulletator. Rerouting trail slightly from the landing of that jump so it is a straight on . Some hikers have taken it personally about the progression on that side of the hill and have been sabotaging the trail. Rerouting slightly might make them happier. Rode it today and is riding quite well, I understand what you mean about the jump. spent more time building it and now that I am riding it can work out the little kinks.
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  • + 1
flag axlotl (Mar 29, 2016 at 15:11)
 Very nice trail, but it's still super soft which can make it a chore to ride.
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thornstar Log ride
0:16 | 191 | Oct 3, 2016 , Maple Ridge
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