7.7 miles
817 ft
-5,777 ft
1.3 miles
High Point

This is one of the best gravity laps you can possibly do in Whistler and is the next best thing you can do in Whistler short of a heli drop. This ride starts in the Bike Park in Whistler, you must purchase both a bike park one lap pass and a Top of the World ticket and when you compare this to the price of a heli drop which gets you similar elevation the cost of addmission for this adventure is a bargan. Be warned that this is a physically and technically challenging ride that can take a long time. The great news is that the ride finishes right at Dusty's Pub in Creekside Village so you can fuel up after your ride. You might want to plan ahead and leave a vehicle in Creekside or you can simply pedal back to Whistler Village which doesn't take too long, but it is a slight climb for about 4km. For a slightly easier variation of the ride you can finish on Big Timber instead of BC's Trail.

Key Trails: Top of the World, Khyber Pass, Middle of Nowhere, Kashmir, Kush, BC's Trail (or Big Timber for a slightly easier variation of the ride).

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Trails in Route

Top of the World1.8 miles
Khyber Pass1.6 miles
Middle of Nowhere1.1 miles
Kashmir4,862 ft
Access Road98 ft
Kush1,693 ft
Kushy Love2,047 ft
Love Canal213 ft
BC's Trail4,383 ft
Big Timber446 ft
Dusty's Downhill745 ft


  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
More Stats for Mega Descent Top of Bike Park to Creekside Village- Whistler - Advanced Mountain Bike Route mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -4,960 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,163 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,123 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,163 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1.5 miles
  • Distance down
    6.1 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,090 ft
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Top of the World Trail
Top of the World Trail
4:14 | 21 | comments: 0 | favs:
Oct 23, 2016
Andy Halter follows Kathi Kuypers. She rides a Trek Remedy, he a Trek Session
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trail: Kashmir
1:51 | 54 | comments: 2 | favs:
Oct 15, 2016
I really don't miss those trail and conditions.... #notreally
GoPro: Downhill Mountain in Top of the World,...
GoPro: Downhill Mountain in Top of the World, Whistler Mountain Bike Park
8:47 | 78 | comments: 0 | favs:
Sep 8, 2016
@boyblue1973, @rytz70 , @Halfx

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

Middle of Nowhere
Sep 13, 2016 @ 8:54pm
Sep 13, 2016
Running great! some wet sections, but not really an issue, just surprising to see.
Khyber Pass
Sep 13, 2016 @ 8:53pm
Sep 13, 2016
running great! Dry and dusty, wasp next on reroute of steep climb
Top of the World
Sep 13, 2016 @ 8:50pm
Sep 13, 2016
running great!
Sep 13, 2016 @ 8:50pm
Sep 13, 2016
running great! Was able to block one braid on a steeper section before the climb to the rock roll.
Love Canal
Sep 13, 2016 @ 7:12pm
Sep 13, 2016
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