5.3 miles
Distance
1,468 ft
Climb
-1,468 ft
Descent
982 ft
High Point

Fun rip on the Burnaby Mountain lower trails... start off with Dead Moped and head to Ben & Jerry's before a short climb up the TCT. From there, a bit of a steep up the classic Mel's trail to head across the mountain towards the fun and flowy Gearjammer. Take the fork right and take Uppercut which connects to Lower Snake to finish on of the best long intermediate descents on the mountain. Scoot back up the Powerline Trail for a climb to finish off with another long descent down the entire North Road Trail. At the bottom, head back up the Powerline Trail and back to the parking area... or hell do it all again!?

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Details

  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Burnaby Mountain Lower Trails Rip mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    202 ft
  • Altitude start
    495 ft
  • Altitude end
    495 ft
  • Grade max
    -39.438%
  • Grade min
    30.916%
  • Distance climb
    2.8 miles
  • Distance down
    2.3 miles
  • Distance flat
    635 ft
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North Road Trail XC Burnaby Mountain
North Road Trail XC Burnaby Mountain
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Riding down all three sections of the North Road trail on Burnaby Mountain with Otis the Trail Dog
Burnaby Mountain XC
Burnaby Mountain XC
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Oct 2, 2016
A little XC riding with my dog on Burnaby Mountain
2016-09-10 - Lower Snake
2016-09-10 - Lower Snake
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Sep 12, 2016

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
North Road Trail
Jan 19, 2017 @ 7:47am
22 hours
Relatively snow-free now but very wet due to melting and rain. Cleared drains and removed debris from trail. Some larger debris still buried in remaining snow patches.
Lower Snake
Jan 19, 2017 @ 7:45am
22 hours
Mostly clear of snow but very soft and very wet!! Cleared some drains and removed debris from the trail. Significant puddle next to bridge near bottom: water can't drain under the bridge. Very muddy and sediment flowing down in the middle of the trail.
Jim's Jungle
Jan 19, 2017 @ 7:43am
23 hours
Several snags overhanging the trail and branches/small trees hanging low over the boardwalk. Icy at the moment on the bridges due to packed snow but finally starting to melt.
Pipeline Trail
Jan 19, 2017 @ 7:40am
23 hours
Tree across tree near the bottom of Lower Snake. The tree isn't very big around but pretty long. The more pressing issue is also a snag right beside it, which could fall onto the trail.
Lower Gearjammer
Jan 2, 2017 @ 3:03pm
Jan 2, 2017
Large tree down across trail, blocking trail . I think not far from the uppercut intersection
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