“An enjoyable ride, easy to find, plenty of parking, and very popular with the locals.
— Matthew Christensen
Plenty of grade changes and turns to keep your interest!
Need to Know
There is a creek crossing at .6 miles from the top of Hookman Hill
Starting at the Percy Warner MTB Trailhead, you proceed onto the Blvd (two-way traffic). Continue right, at the first split (leading up Toybox Hill
). At the end of the short climb you'll arrive at the second split. Take the right and you enter Hookman Hill
Hookman is an intermediate XC trail that starts with a downhill section that includes a log over that can be bypassed. After this, you'll proceed through some moderate climbs with short downhill sections. The switchbacks are tight but manageable. Once you arrive at the top, you'll be rewarded with a moderate length downhill that includes a drop and ends at a creek crossing.
After this, you'll start uphill to connect back to The Blvd
. This last climb does have one log over. After arriving at The Blvd
head left to go back to the trailhead or go right for more of what Percy Warner MTB Trail has to offer.
History & Background
You'll cross some old carriage roads that went through the park.