1 miles
Distance
69 ft
Climb
-538 ft
Descent
00:09:11
Avg time

Valve Job Details

  • Riding area
    Pidherny Recreation Site
    Prince George, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Apr-Oct
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking

This trail is a fun and flowy down, and a nice hard climb up. It's one of the first trails to be snow-free in the spring. No TTFs, just fun singletrack.

Access Info

Access to this trail is either from the cutblock to the south (see map) or access trail from Foothills. Papa Woods crosses this trail about 1/3 of the way down Valve Job.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Valve Job mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -469 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,241 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,729 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,710 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,241 ft
  • Grade max
    -52.576%
  • Grade min
    22.542%
  • Distance climb
    770 ft
  • Distance down
    4,072 ft
  • Distance flat
    631 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:11
  • Avg reverse time
    00:28:26
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Status:
on May 6, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.45 (7 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to valve-job trailhead (53.988660, -122.833990)
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Valve Job Trail Reports

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May 6, 2018 @ 5:13pm
May 6, 2018
Good shape! Could use a rake here and there
Apr 25, 2018 @ 11:10am
Apr 25, 2018
Ice patches, but rideable apart from the bottom where there is snow.
Apr 3, 2017 @ 8:08am
Apr 3, 2017
Rideable top to bottom, but is wet with ice patches down low.
Apr 10, 2016 @ 7:22pm
Apr 10, 2016
Cleared tree at bottom parallel to skinny.
Mar 12, 2016 @ 6:11pm
Mar 12, 2016
Two trees down on the top section, and I forgot to finish one on mid (whoops). Ice patches in places, but very rideable up from Side Salad.
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Mar 7, 2016 @ 4:37pm
Mar 7, 2016
Valve Job, Prince George
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Mar 7, 2016 @ 4:37pm
Mar 7, 2016
Valve Job, Prince George
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Mar 7, 2016 @ 4:37pm
Mar 7, 2016
Valve Job, Prince George

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