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DH 5

DH 5, a blue, isn’t as technical as the other trails, making it a great warmup progression following DH 6.

Mountain Biking Difficult

1.4 km
0 m
113 m
0-1 hrs
Low Point
322 m
High Point
436 m
DH 5 Map

This is a popular mountain biking route which is generally considered to be difficult. It's not remote, it features high exposure and is typically done all year round. From a low point of 322 m to the maximum altitude of 436 m, the route covers 1.4 km, 0 vertical metres of ascent and 113 vertical metres of descent.


DH 5 has high berms, rock features, kickers, and rock ledges. The builders did a good job of utilizing some of the natural rock features into the trail. This is a good progression from the green DH 6 to the more technical trails.



Mostly stable trail tread with some variability featuring larger and more unavoidable obstacles that may include, but not be limited to: bigger stones, roots, steps, and narrow curves. Compared to lower intermediate, technical difficulty is more advanced and grades of slopes are steeper. Ideal for upper intermediate riders.

High Exposure

3 out of 4

Some trail sections have exposed ledges or steep ascents/descents where falling could cause serious injury.


1 out of 4

Close to help in case of emergency.

Best time to visit

all year round


  • Flow
  • Technical
  • Picturesque
  • Shuttle-run
  • Singletrack
  • In the forest
  • Wet-weather friendly
  • Jumps
  • Rock Gardens

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