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Level: Advanced
Length: 14 mi (22.5 km)
Surface: Singletrack
Configuration: Network
Elevation: -
Total: 17 riders
 

Mountain Biking Sir Sam's Ski & Bike

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#64 of 311 mountain bike trails in Ontario
#2,942 in the world

Sir Sam’s Ski & Bike is pleased to offer year round recreation in the Haliburton

Highlands! Whether you would like to join us for a relaxing ride up our new <br
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covered surface lift (first in Canada) and check out the panoramic views over

Eagle and Moose lakes and enjoy a picnic. If you are more daring then you can

ride our well maintained runs or ride our BMX Pump Track. We offer something

for everyone.

We also offer full food and beverage service from our licensed cafeteria.

Hours of operation: From May 19 until July 2, 2012 weekends only 10:00 - <br
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3:00.

From July 2 - Sept.2, 2012: Tuesday-Sunday 10:00-3:00 (Closed Mon.and

Tues.)

Weekends only in September and October from 10:00am - 3:00pm. Last day of

riding on Thanksgiving Saturday Oct.7,2012.

Feel free to ride our XC trails after hours and days we are not open by signing a

waiver and depositing $10 in our Honour Box.

First added by Dave_Webb on Aug 1, 2012. Last updated May 11, 2020. → add an update
Before you go
  • Drinking water: unknown
  • Lift service: unknown
  • Night riding: unknown
  • Pump track: unknown
  • Restrooms: unknown
  • Fat bike grooming: unknown
  • E-bikes allowed: unknown
  • Fee required: unknown
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Sir Sam's Ski & Bike

By Email: [email protected]

By Phone: 705-754-2298

By Fax: 705-754-1563

1054 Liswood Road, P.O. Box 180 Haliburton, Ontario K0M 1S0





From Toronto:

Follow the Don Valley Parkway (404) to the Davis Dr. exit. Turn east (right)
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onto Davis Drive and follow to highway 48. Go left, and follow 48 to Coboconk at


highway 35. Turn left (north) onto #35 and follow through Minden to

Carnarvon. Turn right (east) and follow the signs at Highway 118. [Route on


Google Maps]

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Mountain Bike Trails Near Haliburton, Ontario

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  • Paul Loeffelholz
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    Good work out on a variety of switch backs to get to the top , many choices of difficulty to get back down . Even walked up the rubber mat lift to the top since it was not operational that late in the day . Moist dirt due to recent rain . Quiet on the hill

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  • Glenn Boccini Nincheri
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    This is the absolute perfect place to learn to transition from x-country to downhill. The lift is actually a magic carpet ride to a hill that is about the height of moonstone. The trails are very well maintained and it is owned and operated by the same family that started sir SAMs in the 70's. This will be a yearly trek, we loved the staff and the mountain and got enough runs in to justify the drive!

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  • trplanet
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    Very well marked, some pretty solid downhill and a decent mix of XTC. Also, the owner - I forget her name now - was very kind and helpful. She even offered to leave beer on ice for us after our ride as they were closing for the day when we got there. If you're in the area it's definitely worth a ride. Oh ya, amazing views the whole ride!

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  • BZ202
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    Sir Sam's is a nice east coast trail system fun xc, and decent downhil, and even a great little skills park at the top of the hill. Crash and carry was my favorite trail, with nice technical bits and decent jumps, it can definatley be a very challenging singletrack at race speed. The one recommendation I have is don't use the rental bikes because they are in rather horrid condition, just bring your own (you can still have fun on a ht if that's all you've got).

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  • Carrieokee
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    This is a great spot to go! Great trails that are well kept! Great beginner trails and great conveyer belt to quickly bring you back up the mountain! And the trails are so great that you dont have to come back down the mountain if you dont want to. Just a great place to go! Not disappointed here!

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  • ***

    Still a new spot and they should be adding more in the near future I hope. Not a lot of terrain yet. A little for everyone though.

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