1.3 miles
Distance
-932 ft
Descent
00:14:59
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Tinfoil Hat DH Trail

Tinfoil Hat DH Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Valemount Bike Park
    Valemount, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, DJ
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    May - Oct
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Pump Track, Roller Coaster
  • Global Ranking
    #5802 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2015
  • Land Manager

Trail is located minutes from Valemounts town center and can be shuttled Via 5-Mile Rd. Great trail with amazing berms, drops and jumps. Many different line choices available. Many new trails can be accessed from this area.
Contact the Valemount Area Recreation Development Association at info@ridevalemount.com or look up Valemount Bike Park on Facebook.

Access Info

Access via 5 Mile Road

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Tinfoil Hat DH mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -932 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,062 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,994 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,994 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,061 ft
  • Grade
    -13.1%
  • Grade max
    -48.9%
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Avg time
    00:14:59
  • Avg reverse time
    00:23:54
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Status:
on Jul 3, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.65 (23 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
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  • Ideal
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      Tinfoil Hat DH Trail Reports

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      Jul 3, 2021 @ 2:28pm
      Jul 3, 2021
      May 23, 2021 @ 11:46am
      May 23, 2021
      Mud in some spots.
      Apr 12, 2021 @ 12:21pm
      Apr 12, 2021
      reporter
      Jul 4, 2020 @ 3:48pm
      Jul 4, 2020
      Jun 11, 2020 @ 2:50pm
      Jun 11, 2020
      reporter Generally riding well with a few wet spots, the worst of it is found in the lower bits..
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 200 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 386 rides
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      Photos

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      Sep 30, 2020 @ 9:35pm
      Sep 30, 2020
      62 |
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 6:01pm
      Aug 3, 2019
      56 |
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 6:00pm
      Aug 3, 2019
      82 |
      May 21, 2019 @ 9:53pm
      May 21, 2019

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 2
      depsnolvr VARDA (Sep 16, 2015 at 22:29)
       Contact the Valemount & Area Recreation Development association for more info on the new Valemount Trails info@ridevalemount.com
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      graymanc (Jun 27, 2021 at 21:13)
       Might be the best trail in the area. Very cool features throughout with black and double black options sprinkled in. Not sure I've ever seen so much variety on one trail before!
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      Videos

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      Stinger, Tinfoil Hat & Bacon
      9:48 | 13 | Aug 30, 2021 , Valemount
      Top Tinfoil Hat / The Gulch & Stumptown -...
      8:02 | 23 | Aug 29, 2021 , Valemount
      Valemount Opening Weekend 2019
      13:36 | 461 | Jun 3, 2019 , Valemount
      Closing weekend at Valemount Bike Park
      28:29 | 255 | Apr 28, 2019 , Valemount
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