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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
      Blackcomb contains historic public trails that fall with the Whistler Blackcomb Controlled Recreation Area. Extensive maintenance and upgrades have taken place on these trails over the past few years, funded by Whistler Blackcomb.

      Please respect this area and the work done by WB by not participating in any unauthorized trail construction within the CRA.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Land Status: Ski Resort
      Base 2 (Free Parking) google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 8
      • 1
      • 6
      • 9
      • 6

      Region Status
      Open as of Sep 12, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      33
      Trails Mountain Bike
      32
      Trails Hike
      33
      Trails Trail Running
      32
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      16 miles
      Total Descent
      9,296 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,894 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,143 ft
      Reports
      956
      Photos
      564
      Ridden Counter
      31,482

      Photos of Blackcomb Mountain Bike

      trail: Dark Crystal
      2 |
      Sep 13, 2021 @ 5:49pm
      Sep 13, 2021
      trail: Dark Crystal
      855 |
      Oct 7, 2017 @ 4:30pm
      Oct 7, 2017
      trail: Golden Boner
      198 |
      Aug 10, 2017 @ 6:02pm
      Aug 10, 2017
      611 |
      Jul 20, 2017 @ 9:07pm
      Jul 20, 2017
      485 |
      Jul 20, 2017 @ 9:02pm
      Jul 20, 2017
      trail: Dark Crystal
      766 |
      Aug 21, 2016 @ 10:55pm
      Aug 21, 2016
      trail: Golden Boner
      320 |
      Jun 17, 2016 @ 8:27pm
      Jun 17, 2016
      249 |
      Aug 14, 2015 @ 5:10pm
      Aug 14, 2015

      Videos of Blackcomb Mountain Bike

      Dark Crystal with Paralympian Morgan Perrin
      47 | Sep 8, 2021
      WeiTien Ho // Blackcomb
      1:46 | | Sep 10, 2020
      Kevin Clarke rides Hey Bud
      trail: Hey Bud
      2:27 | 76 | Sep 5, 2020
      part 3 switcbacks
      2:01 | 22 | Jul 26, 2020
      Third section at Dark crystal
      3:44 | 29 | Jul 25, 2020
      part 2 loamy lines
      3:42 | 17 | Jul 25, 2020
      7:05 | 39 | Jul 25, 2020
      wet dreams at golden bonner
      3:14 | 50 | Jul 3, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Out of the Dust
      Sep 12, 2021 @ 1:26pm
      Sep 12, 2021
      Idealnoelpullen
      Micro Climate
      Sep 12, 2021 @ 1:26pm
      Sep 12, 2021
      VariablenoelpullenSurprisingly good. A few wet spots after...
      Quick Exit
      Sep 12, 2021 @ 1:26pm
      Sep 12, 2021
      Idealnoelpullen
      Micro Climate Access
      Sep 7, 2021 @ 12:52pm
      Sep 7, 2021
      Idealmackieimages
      Blackcomb Access Road
      Sep 2, 2021 @ 5:45pm
      Sep 2, 2021
      Drygofishyfishy
      Blackcomb XCO Climb
      Sep 2, 2021 @ 5:45pm
      Sep 2, 2021
      Drygofishyfishy
      Blackcomb Access Road
      Sep 2, 2021 @ 5:45pm
      Sep 2, 2021
      Drygofishyfishy
      Dark Crystal
      Aug 18, 2021 @ 10:03pm
      Aug 18, 2021
      IdealgwysThe previous nights rain made it run...
      Crazy Train
      Aug 17, 2021 @ 6:13pm
      Aug 17, 2021
      IdealDeanobruceDirt is phenomenal, some roots are pretty...
      Roam in the Loam
      Aug 17, 2021 @ 6:13pm
      Aug 17, 2021
      IdealDeanobruceRunning extremely nicely.

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1450747ESPCycleswishlisttrailDark Crystal
      Sep 19, 2021 @ 4:58pm
      11 mins
      user #2623494jeanne2109wishlisttrailDark Crystal
      Sep 18, 2021 @ 9:06am
      1 day
      user #143808bigcreekbikesriddentrailHey Bud
      Sep 18, 2021 @ 6:30am
      1 day
      user #483484Oryx1967wishlisttrailDark Crystal
      Sep 17, 2021 @ 6:55pm
      2 days
      user #293321jeepy666wishlisttrailDark Crystal
      Sep 17, 2021 @ 10:06am
      2 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #575052dirtshifterreportDark CrystalAnd remember how much work you did on the...
      Aug 8, 2021 @ 9:51am
      Aug 8, 2021
      user #924836Obiewon123reportDark CrystalWelcome to Whistler dawg. We live by the Jank.
      Aug 8, 2021 @ 8:36am
      Aug 8, 2021
      user #924836Obiewon123reportDark CrystalTotally agree. Will need some work after this...
      Jul 26, 2021 @ 3:21pm
      Jul 26, 2021
      user #1924525zwasstrailDark CrystalThis is a cool trail through some beautiful...
      Jul 15, 2021 @ 12:38pm
      Jul 15, 2021
      user #1155518HowlerContractingLimitedreportMicro ClimateThanks very much!
      Jul 10, 2021 @ 11:02pm
      Jul 10, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Lost Lake 11 29 21.1 km
      Whistler Mountain Bike Park 9 38 37 221.5 km
      Whistler Village 1 13 8 31.6 km
      No Flow Zone 6 14 43.3 km
      Whistler North 5 7 26 13.4 km

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Whistler Pump Trackskill parkWhistler

      Local Products

      Local Trail Supporters

      • Dave Anderson
      • Paul Stevens

      Pinkbike Articles

      Jan 1, 2020
      Video: A Rip Down Blackcomb's Dark Crystal in 'Crystallize' Video: A Rip Down Blackcomb's Dark Crystal in 'Crystallize'
      Lucy Mackie takes a ride down Dark Crystal.
      Oct 29, 2019
      Video: Advice From Chris Kovarik on Riding in the Mud Video: Advice From Chris Kovarik on Riding in the Mud
      You don't win a World Cup by 14 seconds without being an incredible rider.
      Jun 25, 2019
      Video: Riding Some Of Whistler's Finest Singletrack Video: Riding Some Of Whistler's Finest Singletrack
      Jason Lucas and Pete Matthews spent a day exploring three different networks around Whistler and share their first impressions.
      Aug 7, 2015
      In Your Hands: Send Scott Athletes on a Whistler Filming Mission In Your Hands: Send Scott Athletes on a Whistler Filming Mission
      It's time for you to direct some of the biggest names in mountain biking as they ride and film in Whistler this coming week.
      Aug 18, 2021
      Video &amp; Photo Story: The Making of Whistler's Dark Crystal Trail Video & Photo Story: The Making of Whistler's Dark Crystal Trail
      Great trails don't just spring out of nowhere. Scott Veach tells the origin story of Whistler's iconic Dark Crystal.

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike3214 miles7,900 ft8 miles1,959 ft
      #166#31560956197,841
      Hike3314 miles7,490 ft8 miles3,894 ft
      #128#281887510
      Trail Running3212 miles6,106 ft7 miles3,894 ft
      #130#28887111
      Downhill Ski12 miles1,388 ft2 miles1,335 ft
      #128259
      Backcountry Ski12 miles1,388 ft2 miles1,335 ft
      50
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      • Admins: WORCA, RMOW, WNSC, ridingloam, snowdan, TFerrao, dirtshifter, seb-kemp, WBP, 99
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