3,112 ft
Distance
-748 ft
Descent
00:11:14
Avg time

Torrent Details

  • Riding Area
    Sprockids
    Gibsons, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • TTFs on Trail
    A-Frame, Bridge, Drop, Rock Face, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #12816 in Mountain Biking

Very steep trail, narrow in places, with lots of tight corners and a couple of fun features including a descending log ride.

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More Stats for Torrent bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -748 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,075 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,823 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,823 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,075 ft
  • Grade
    -24.046%
  • Grade max
    -59.047%
  • Grade min
    -0.64%
  • Distance down
    3,052 ft
  • Distance flat
    60 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:14
  • Avg reverse time
    00:28:10
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Status:
on Mar 30, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.7 (7 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 torrent-7691 trailhead (49.436490, -123.525910)
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Torrent Trail Reports

datedescription
Mar 30, 2018 @ 8:26pm
Mar 30, 2018
Very good conditions. A bit wet because of rain, but good to go...
May 12, 2017 @ 1:22pm
May 12, 2017
Excellent steep natural trail,
Aug 14, 2016 @ 7:48pm
Aug 14, 2016
all clear
Dec 15, 2015 @ 3:09pm
Dec 15, 2015
tree still down as described in previous report plus an additional small tree lower down.
Oct 6, 2015 @ 9:39pm
Oct 6, 2015
Tree down a little ways before the junction with New Torrent - watch out for it if you're moving quickly. I did my best to get rid of it, but it...
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Photos

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Sep 15, 2018 @ 9:35pm
Sep 15, 2018
Torrent, Gibsons
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Aug 7, 2017 @ 9:08pm
Aug 7, 2017
Torrent, Gibsons
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Aug 7, 2017 @ 9:08pm
Aug 7, 2017
Torrent, Gibsons
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May 29, 2016 @ 11:01pm
May 29, 2016
Torrent, Gibsons

Routes with this trail

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BC Enduro Series SSC: Stage 5 (2015) race
1 miles

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