760 ft
Distance
45 ft
Climb
-7 ft
Descent
00:02:35
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Waterworks Trail
  • Orignal: Greg Carmichael
    Builder
  • SIMBS
    Maintainer

Waterworks Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge, Skinny
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    CRD

Waterworks links the top of Switchback with Champ's Cafe (named after Bob's late Spaniel, Champ) and Twister. Ride the skinny before it returns to the forest. Originally a fireroad that was modified to prevent water erosion.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Waterworks mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    38 ft
  • Altitude min
    938 ft
  • Altitude max
    976 ft
  • Altitude start
    938 ft
  • Altitude end
    976 ft
  • Grade
    4.945%
  • Grade max
    -5.353%
  • Grade min
    11.825%
  • Distance climb
    551 ft
  • Distance down
    155 ft
  • Distance flat
    54 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:35
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Status:
on Feb 26, 2017
Wet
Avg: 3.5 (4 votes)

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Waterworks Trail Reports

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Feb 26, 2017 @ 9:07pm
1 days
reporter
More work done on reroute
Feb 25, 2017 @ 4:11pm
3 days
reporter
Bypass of wet area and downed tree started
Feb 19, 2017 @ 5:03pm
Feb 19, 2017
Large tree down between the grey post and Champs Cafe. The trail will be rerouted above the low, seasonally wet area where it currently lies. The...
Feb 19, 2017 @ 11:21am
Feb 19, 2017
reporter Large tree down across trail, blocking trail . Reroute to high side needed.
Jan 15, 2017 @ 10:27am
Jan 15, 2017
reporter Minor erosion (trail braiding, small ruts developing, brake bumps). Good location for reroute w upslope berm
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Feb 26, 2017 @ 9:09pm
1 days
Waterworks, My City
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Feb 19, 2017 @ 5:08pm
Feb 19, 2017
Waterworks, My City
3 |
Feb 19, 2017 @ 2:50pm
Feb 19, 2017
Waterworks, My City
8 |
Jan 15, 2017 @ 10:27am
Jan 15, 2017
Waterworks, My City

Routes with this trail

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Jelly Daddy
5.5 miles
Hartland Jumps
9.0 miles
Twister Trillium WYD
4.9 miles
Torpedo Jelly Daddy
6.9 miles

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150919 Water Works
3:47 | 27 | Sep 20, 2015 , Victoria
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