1.1 miles
Distance
78 ft
Climb
-1,090 ft
Descent
00:38:49
Avg time

Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
  • TTFs on trail
    Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #7459

Gnarly, old school, whistler trail. Unridable by mortal riders, with big lines, nasty chutes and chundery, rocky and steep descent. There are a few hike-a-bike sections which are very treacherous, and I can't imagine how someone could ride it.

If you're a stud on your bike, give it a look. If not, there's plenty better options to get you down from top of the world.

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More Stats for Upper Babylon By Bike mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,012 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,694 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,739 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,706 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,694 ft
  • Grade
    -17.162%
  • Grade max
    -55.299%
  • Grade min
    29.127%
  • Distance climb
    969 ft
  • Distance down
    4,803 ft
  • Distance flat
    125 ft
  • Avg time
    00:38:49
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on Jul 29, 2016
Dry
Avg: 4.35 (6 votes)

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Upper Babylon By... Trail Reports

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Jul 29, 2016 @ 10:41am
Jul 29, 2016
lower third in the clearcut/second growth is very overgrown and the stunts are failing. The upper section in the old growth is running well...
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Jun 4, 2010 @ 6:45pm
Jun 4, 2010
Upper Babylon By Bike

Routes with this trail

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Creekside To Babylon
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1 Review & Comments

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flag zimcik (Aug 17, 2015 at 7:50)
 This is arguably a hiking trail that you can ride your bike down. Probably my least favourite trail in Whistler. Zero flow, some completely unrideable sections (unless you're legitimately insane) and extremely slick if it's damp. Woodwork is falling apart and the trail is overgrown. Complete waste of time.
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