28.1 miles
3,266 ft
-5,987 ft
1.2 miles
High Point

The Warner Lake float plane drop is 'The' go to ride in the Chilcotins, it is also officially an IMBA Epic ride. Expect flowing single track and incredible views. This is a long day in the saddle so make sure that you bring lots of water, a Gore-Tex jacket, a paper map of the area, spare parts, tools, food and whatever else you like to bring on all day epic rides.

For a shorter option you can also fly into Spruce Lake. You might also want to leave a vehicle to avoid the final climb at the junction of Tayughton Lake Rd and Gun Creek Road as the final few kilometers up to the lodge can be shattering at the end of a long day in the saddle.

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  • Difficulty rating
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
More Stats for Warner Lake Float Plane Drop mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -2,721 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,740 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,100 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,379 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    9.7 miles
  • Distance down
    17.2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1.1 miles
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Gun Creek Singletrack
Gun Creek Singletrack
1:29 | 222 | comments: 0 | favs:
Sep 7, 2015
Flowing trail
Taseko Lake to Jewel Bridge Over Warner Pass
Taseko Lake to Jewel Bridge Over Warner Pass
496 | comments: 0 | favs:
Dec 20, 2014
Chilcotin Single Track 2
Chilcotin Single Track 2
0:31 | 1899 | comments: 3 | favs:
Jul 22, 2010
Chris, Shawn, Nicole and Alana on the Warner Lake Trail.

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

Lower Gun Creek Trail (Jewel to Spruce)
Jul 5, 2016 @ 11:04pm
Jul 5, 2016
Running smooth after a bit of rain over the long weekend. Very little deadfall past spruce lake
Gun Creek Rd
May 1, 2016 @ 11:48am
May 1, 2016
Tyaughton Lake Road
Apr 3, 2016 @ 10:29am
Apr 3, 2016
Warner Pass Trail
Apr 3, 2016 @ 10:26am
Apr 3, 2016
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