3,960 ft
Distance
122 ft
Climb
-105 ft
Descent
00:07:51
Avg time

Upper 2K Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Trowbridge Forest
    Thunder Bay, Ontario
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    May-Oct
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Ladder Bridge, Rock Garden
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #31562 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 50 in Trail Running
    • 70 in Hiking

One of the first trails developed in the Shuniah Mines area of Trowbridge Forest. This intermediate level trail traverses a small ridge line and consists of small punchy climbs, tight loose corners and technical descents. All of the tread on the trail is hand tooled and left very natural. Riders can expect plenty of rocks and roots. Two small ladder bridges span spring creek crossings.

Upper 2k is a classic 'old school' Shuniah Mines trail that pays respect to the riders and builders of the late 90s.

*NEW* Plans are currently underway to rehabilitate the Upper 2K area. Rides will notice multiple changes to the area over the course of the 2017-2018 seasons. While many of the eroded hills will be remove, the plans call for the area to maintain it's 'old-school' Shuniah feel.

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More Stats for Upper 2K Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    17 ft
  • Altitude min
    849 ft
  • Altitude max
    913 ft
  • Altitude start
    893 ft
  • Altitude end
    910 ft
  • Grade
    0.422%
  • Grade max
    -16.555%
  • Grade min
    17.521%
  • Distance climb
    1,368 ft
  • Distance down
    1,240 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,123 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:51
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:15
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Status:
on Jun 3, 2020
Dry
Avg: 3.65 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • White
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Upper 2K Trail Trail Reports

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      Jun 3, 2020 @ 7:59pm
      21 hours
      reporter Just leaf blown this afternoon, trails are clear, dry and fast.
      May 16, 2020 @ 9:27pm
      May 16, 2020
      reporter Trails are finally drying up, please remember to ride through puddles
      May 11, 2020 @ 6:47pm
      May 11, 2020
      reporter Almost ready to ride. Past few days of frost brought back the mud. Please be mindful of damaging the trails.
      Apr 20, 2020 @ 6:45pm
      Apr 20, 2020
      reporter Icey and slowly melting. If you are leaving ruts and damage, please turn around and choose another trail.
      Mar 25, 2020 @ 7:26pm
      Mar 25, 2020
      reporter Spring melt has started, wet slushy snow. Rain this weekend will not help conditions.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 16 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 35 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 532 rides
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      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Shuniah FORTY Miner race
      7 miles

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