Second phase of the Trans Canada Trail. Very well-built, with a lot of machine work and small wooden bridges. The trail is mellow, alternating between single and double track. There are a couple of steeper switchbacks, but all are rideable by an intermediate biker. There are no red-line climbs, just undulating ups and downs. It's quite the expedition, alternating between open cutblocks with stunning views to deep, dark cedar forests. There is a section after South Castle, heading away from town, where it switches to double track (no vehicles, at least not normally) - just keep any eye out on your left for a very obvious trail entrance heading up. The section between 48 Hours and the Three Kings shuttle road is currently adventure biking only - muddy, some bushwhacking etc. In 2017 this is going to everyone's favourite new trail.
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More Stats for Trans Canada Trail 2 mountain bike trail
Altitude change-375 ft
Altitude min3,453 ft
Altitude max3,984 ft
Altitude start3,828 ft
Altitude end3,453 ft
Distance climb1.8 miles
Distance down2.6 miles
Distance flat1.0 miles
Avg reverse time00:30:31
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Trans Canada Trail 2 Trail Reports
May 13, 2017 @ 5:57pmMay 13, 2017
|In good shape with a few minor muddy spots to 48 hours....south of 48 hours there is significant deadfall, but you can just drop down 48 hours to...|
Apr 18, 2017 @ 6:50pmApr 18, 2017
Apr 18, 2017 @ 6:49pmApr 18, 2017
Oct 23, 2016 @ 1:49pmOct 23, 2016
|reporter Couple of trees have succumbed to the monsoon. In one case on the downhill side of the trail, taking about 2/3 of the trail and leaving a hole....|
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