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  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: Regional Recreation Area
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      Region Details
      • 2
      • 1
      • 9
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of Oct 11, 2021

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      14
      Trails Mountain Bike
      14
      Trails Hike
      14
      Trails Trail Running
      14
      Total Distance
      14 miles
      Total Descent
      3,614 ft
      Total Vertical
      681 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,044 ft
      Reports
      84
      Photos
      51
      Ridden Counter
      1,473

      Photos of Buntzen Lake Recreation Area Mountain Bike

      42 |
      Jan 4, 2021 @ 11:55am
      Jan 4, 2021
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      Jan 4, 2021 @ 11:55am
      Jan 4, 2021
      37 |
      Jan 4, 2021 @ 11:55am
      Jan 4, 2021
      53 |
      Jan 4, 2021 @ 11:55am
      Jan 4, 2021
      99 |
      Aug 24, 2020 @ 7:59pm
      Aug 24, 2020
      95 |
      Aug 24, 2020 @ 7:59pm
      Aug 24, 2020
      100 |
      Aug 24, 2020 @ 7:59pm
      Aug 24, 2020
      trail: Academy Trail
      77 |
      Apr 16, 2020 @ 11:43am
      Apr 16, 2020

      Videos of Buntzen Lake Recreation Area Mountain Bike

      Quick snow ride
      3:38 | 134 | Dec 25, 2016
      Little Bear
      2:04 | 602 | Nov 27, 2015
      Bear Claw Connector
      1:15 | 684 | Aug 10, 2015
      youtuber Following a Pro Racer Down His Own Trail
      trail: Triple T
      17:02 | 106 | May 23, 2021 , Anmore
      Riding Some of the GNARLIEST Trails I've...
      trail: Triple T
      1:45 | 115 | Feb 25, 2021 , Anmore

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Triple T
      Oct 11, 2021 @ 9:59am
      Oct 11, 2021
      IdealDawgprimo15
      Academy Trail Climb
      Jul 23, 2021 @ 1:45pm
      Jul 23, 2021
      DryAlexisjmorgan Marked as closed due to a washout, but is...
      Academy Trail
      Jul 1, 2021 @ 12:26am
      Jul 1, 2021
      DryPlaty Tree down at the end of academy after the...
      Buntzen Foot Bridge Connector
      Jun 6, 2021 @ 3:49pm
      Jun 6, 2021
      WetatauroHike
      Buntzen West Service Road
      Jun 6, 2021 @ 3:49pm
      Jun 6, 2021
      WetatauroHike
      Lakeview Trail
      Apr 25, 2021 @ 9:16am
      Apr 25, 2021
      Wetevanpower SORCAThe south half of the trail is closed due...
      Bear Claw
      Mar 16, 2021 @ 5:10pm
      Mar 16, 2021
      VariableElvisMeatface TORCA Sign says that it will be closed until...
      Buntzen Lake Trail
      Nov 15, 2020 @ 9:00am
      Nov 15, 2020
      Variableraffi200Trail Running
      Bear Claw Connector
      Jun 27, 2020 @ 1:54pm
      Jun 27, 2020
      Idealglfmkg CTSS
      Power House Connector
      Jun 27, 2020 @ 1:54pm
      Jun 27, 2020
      Idealglfmkg CTSS

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1176855Dawgprimo15addreportTriple T
      Oct 11, 2021 @ 8:37pm
      Oct 11, 2021
      user #853846LonjuanwishlisttrailLakeview Trail
      Oct 3, 2021 @ 1:19pm
      Oct 3, 2021
      user #2400486Ness1944riddentrailBear Claw
      Sep 24, 2021 @ 12:42pm
      Sep 24, 2021
      user #1110916dastoneaddreportTriple T
      Aug 19, 2021 @ 9:36am
      Aug 19, 2021
      user #2521811TheSugarTrainConductorriddentrailLittle Bear and 1 more
      Aug 10, 2021 @ 9:27am
      Aug 10, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #564411Biggles604reportBear Claw ConnectorUnfortunately, this trail has always been...
      Apr 30, 2019 @ 8:23am
      Apr 30, 2019
      user #1386145ranchituptrailLakeview TrailPersonally I would only do this trail if I...
      Jun 24, 2018 @ 5:40pm
      Jun 24, 2018
      user #1424699LuckireportAcademy TrailClean
      Oct 14, 2017 @ 7:30pm
      Oct 14, 2017
      user #316165jbenson2000reportBear ClawEither the worker is incorrect or you had...
      Sep 16, 2012 @ 5:54pm
      Sep 16, 2012

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Eagle Mountain 5 14 20 12.6 km
      Bert Flinn 12 19 13.5 km
      Bear Creek 2 23.9 km
      Ridge Park 4 10 2 14.1 km
      Myrtle mountain4.7 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1414 miles3,615 ft6 miles682 ft
      #5,223#26145841317
      Hike1414 miles3,615 ft6 miles682 ft
      #4,443#241684508
      Trail Running1414 miles3,615 ft6 miles682 ft
      #4,443#23784331
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