4.1 miles
Distance
277 ft
Climb
-3,111 ft
Descent
00:40:08
Avg time

Hopeful Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    July-Sept
  • Global Ranking
    #6664
  • Land Manager

Expect hiking traffic.Not part of the main Bike Park. Remote, backcountry location. Be prepared to be self sufficient.

Access Info

Access from the Panorama Bike Park or Brewer Lakes Trail

Bike Park

More Stats for Hopeful mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -2,835 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,528 ft
  • Altitude max
    1.4 miles
  • Altitude start
    1.4 miles
  • Altitude end
    4,607 ft
  • Grade
    -12.95%
  • Grade max
    -47.895%
  • Grade min
    30.409%
  • Distance climb
    2,926 ft
  • Distance down
    3.4 miles
  • Distance flat
    881 ft
  • Avg time
    00:40:08
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Status:
on Nov 10, 2016
Snow Covered
Avg: 4.5 (4 votes)

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Hopeful Trail Reports

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Nov 10, 2016 @ 4:04pm
Nov 10, 2016
Aug 13, 2016 @ 10:11am
Aug 13, 2016
Drainage re-worked in a few sections. Things are draining better but at least one section will require a re-route of the trail eventually - the...
Jul 10, 2016 @ 8:55am
Jul 10, 2016
Re-route of a portion of existing trail to avoid a nasty side-hill and washout waiting to happen. New trail is soft, so keep that in mind....
Jul 3, 2016 @ 9:26am
Jul 3, 2016
Another few days of trail work completed. Trail is buffed and side-hill sections re-cut from the old clear-cuts down. More brushing and corner...
Jun 21, 2016 @ 10:34am
Jun 21, 2016
Still a few wet areas and a bit more brushing needed. Riding very well!
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36 |
Sep 26, 2016 @ 11:56am
Sep 26, 2016
Hopeful, Invermere
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Sep 21, 2016 @ 3:27pm
Sep 21, 2016
Hopeful, Panorama
45 |
Sep 21, 2016 @ 3:27pm
Sep 21, 2016
Hopeful, Panorama
118 |
Jun 21, 2016 @ 10:37am
Jun 21, 2016
Hopeful, Invermere

Routes with this trail

titleratingdistance
Hopeful Adventure
13.4 miles
Hopeful Adventure (from Village)
14.1 miles

6 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag Tneault CVCS (Sep 5, 2015 at 8:04)
 Great trail but is very overgrown for about 1/3.
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  • + 1
flag tinfoil (May 2, 2016 at 18:45)
 Shame it's overgrown in spots, but very worth it anyway. Would probably disagree with the blue rating. Black seems more appropriate, especially in current conditions.
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  • + 2
flag PanoramaMountainVillage (Jun 6, 2016 at 12:15)
 There will be some basic maintenance and signage going in there over the next few weeks. The experience will be much improved.
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  • + 1
flag Ridge-Rider (Jul 17, 2016 at 18:58)
 Superb job on the trail upgrades - an awesome ride
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  • + 1
flag chopstix007 (Aug 3, 2016 at 17:17)
 Can't wait to ride this one!!
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  • + 1
flag cbdtvm (Sep 26, 2016 at 11:45)
 Rode this trail on September 4th. In fantastic condition.
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Hope + Less
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