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      People don't come to Kicking Horse Bike Park to ride the same old thing. They come for the differences, and we have plenty. Not only is the park the highest in the sky of all Canadian bike parks, but it also offers the longest descent. What this means is 1200 metres (4000 ft) of stupendous variety.

      The start of it is the view from the alpine launch which is dominated by the three mountain ranges that surround the park, and the wetlands of the Columbia Valley. From there it is all downhill where the wahoo factor is amplified by multiple berms, jumps, wooden features (Stickrock has to been ridden to be believed), rock slabs (look directly below the gondola to see the longest) and plenty of good ol' white-knuckle singletrack. The only thing missing is crowds, but we suspect you won't mind that. Kicking Horse also provides a selection of rental equipment as well as camp and lesson options for your biking pleasure.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      eBikes Allowed: No
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      Bike Park Details
      • 7
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      • 9
      • 4

      Open on 2 days
      Day Ticket
      $55 CAD
      Uplift Type
      Gondola
      Season start
      Jun 23
      Season end
      Sep 30

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #143
      State Ranking
      #40
      Trails
      39
      Total Distance
      20 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      18 miles
      Total Descent
      14,030 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,645 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,500 ft
      Reports
      275
      Photos
      387
      Ridden Counter
      4,026

      Photos of Kicking Horse Bike Park Mountain Bike

      trail: Pioneer
      180 |
      Jul 25, 2017 @ 9:48pm
      Jul 25, 2017
      Pioneer, Golden
      trail: LYM
      103 |
      Jul 9, 2017 @ 12:22pm
      Jul 9, 2017
      LYM, Golden
      trail: Pipestone
      75 |
      Jul 9, 2017 @ 12:17pm
      Jul 9, 2017
      Pipestone, Golden
      137 |
      Aug 22, 2016 @ 9:14pm
      Aug 22, 2016
      Upper Kranky Pants, Golden
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      Videos of Kicking Horse Bike Park Mountain Bike

      Kicking Horse Bike Park - Blaster
      trail: Blaster
      2:07 | 118 | Aug 2, 2018
      Crashing into a hiker
      0:30 | 35 | Jul 24, 2018
      Kicking Horse: 2018's New Stuff
      5:43 | 1753 | Jun 21, 2018
      Kicking it at Kicking Horse
      5:24 | 211 | Nov 6, 2017
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      Kicking Horse Bike Park Mountain Bike Routes

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      Team Flying Dutchmen do Golden
      11 miles
      2018 Singletrack 6: Santa Cruz Stage 3 - Golden, B.C. race
      27 miles
      GUC
      2 miles
      GUB
      3 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #1507326Raza88reportPipestoneJk
      Jul 4, 2018 @ 4:36pm
      Jul 4, 2018
      user #101448ryanharveyreportBuffalo JumpClosed until June 23rd.
      May 15, 2018 @ 3:06pm
      May 15, 2018
      user #101448ryanharveyreportBlasterClosed until June 23rd.
      May 15, 2018 @ 3:05pm
      May 15, 2018
      user #196373DoulereportSwamp DonkeyLast I checked it's a black diamond now.
      Jul 29, 2017 @ 5:12pm
      Jul 29, 2017
      user #1367691BezukotrailDirt DevilAwesome trail
      Jul 17, 2017 @ 6:28pm
      Jul 17, 2017
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      user #1531185TimforsportswishlistregionKicking Horse Bike Park
      Aug 18, 2018 @ 5:18pm
      2 hours
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      Aug 18, 2018 @ 3:41pm
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      Aug 18, 2018 @ 2:07pm
      5 hours
      user #1102069FrothyWizardaddridelogAug 18, 2018 ride log
      Aug 18, 2018 @ 1:06pm
      6 hours
      user #1370779kris12ax7addridelogAug 18, 2018 ride log
      Aug 18, 2018 @ 12:16pm
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