594 ft
Distance
-127 ft
Descent
00:00:51
Avg time

Whet Yer Blade Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Diamond Head
    Squamish, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #40084 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #8259 in E-Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 75 in E-Biking

Straight down trail with few corners and long steep chutes.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Whet Yer Blade mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -127 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,243 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,371 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,371 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,243 ft
  • Grade
    -21.5%
  • Grade max
    -33.3%
  • Grade min
    -12.1%
  • Distance down
    594 ft
  • Avg time
    00:00:51
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:09
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on Sep 28, 2023
Wet
Avg: 3.65 (11 votes)
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      Whet Yer Blade Trail Reports

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      Sep 28, 2023 @ 3:56pm
      Sep 28, 2023
      reporter Rides better in the wet than the dry!
      Apr 23, 2023 @ 8:23am
      Apr 23, 2023
      Sep 30, 2021 @ 4:10pm
      Sep 30, 2021
      You'd be better off bringing a kayak down this thing right now.
      Aug 18, 2021 @ 4:46pm
      Aug 18, 2021
      Aug 14, 2021 @ 7:50am
      Aug 14, 2021
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      • 10 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 155 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
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      • 2,215 rides
      • Last: Jun 13, 2024

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      Jul 3, 2019 @ 8:18pm
      Jul 3, 2019

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