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      Whistler valley westside trail located on Rainbow Mountain. This area features rocky hard surfaced trails more suited to wet weather riding. Expect to meet hikers on their way to and from the Skywalk Hiking network, trials moto riders using historic trials trails, and descending riders on the Rainbow's End hell-drop.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: Crown Land
      Rainbow Trailhead google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
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      • 11

      Region Status
      Caution as of Dec 16, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      59
      Trails Mountain Bike
      52
      Trails E-Bike
      25
      Trails Hike
      63
      Trails Trail Running
      63
      Trails Observed Trials
      6
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Total Distance
      47 miles
      Total Descent
      18,922 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,133 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,289 ft
      Reports
      1,617
      Photos
      824
      Ridden Counter
      20,773

      Outside+ Logo Articles

      Video: Riding Some Of Whistler's Finest Singletrack
      Jun 24, 2019 from pinkbike.com
      Jason Lucas and Pete Matthews spent a day exploring three different networks around Whistler and share their first impressions.

      Photos of Westside - Rainbow Mountain Bike

      trail: Rainbow's End
      955 |
      Sep 3, 2017 @ 8:27am
      Sep 3, 2017
      trail: Rainbow's End
      506 |
      Sep 3, 2017 @ 8:22am
      Sep 3, 2017
      189 |
      Aug 19, 2017 @ 3:47pm
      Aug 19, 2017
      214 |
      Aug 19, 2017 @ 3:45pm
      Aug 19, 2017
      trail: Billy Epic
      286 |
      Aug 18, 2017 @ 8:33pm
      Aug 18, 2017
      trail: Billy Epic
      371 |
      Aug 14, 2017 @ 6:04pm
      Aug 14, 2017
      trail: Gargamel
      723 |
      Jun 26, 2017 @ 12:16am
      Jun 26, 2017
      trail: Green Monster
      1,660 |
      Mar 3, 2015 @ 10:32am
      Mar 3, 2015
      | 1 comments

      Videos of Westside - Rainbow Mountain Bike

      Lower Howler
      14 | Jun 21, 2022
      Old Binty’s (With Sky the Super Husky)
      23 | Jun 5, 2022
      6:03 | 11 | Jul 18, 2020
      trail: Binty's
      2:11 | 86 | Jul 16, 2020
      short section at bintys
      trail: Binty's
      1:53 | 32 | Jul 16, 2020
      Green Monster-Whistler, BC
      2:56 | 48 | Jul 12, 2020
      Mountain Biking in Whistler BC  GREEN MONSTER
      9:42 | 62 | Jul 12, 2020
      helmet can preview
      1:43 | 69 | Jul 10, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Rainbow-Flank North (Ridge/Howler)
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 2:54pm
      14 hours
      Snow Covereddunkvan Significant snow beyond North Flank...

      Recent Trail Reports

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      user #2316991dunkvanaddreportRainbow-Flank North (Ridge/Howler)
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 2:59pm
      14 hours
      user #513582snowsnowaddvideoCan You Find Confidence On A Double Black Or Does It Go There To Die?
      Jul 3, 2022 @ 5:19am
      24 hours
      user #128132steviejaddreportZanarchy
      Jul 2, 2022 @ 9:13pm
      1 day
      user #369000jimwwishlisttrailGargamel
      Jul 2, 2022 @ 7:09pm
      1 day
      user #1120677xziskowishlisttrailBintys chute
      Jul 2, 2022 @ 3:59pm
      2 days

      Recent Comments

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      user #126439flipfantasiareportLow-Angle Singletrack Ricks Rooststill planned, but believe it's on pause while...
      Jun 25, 2022 @ 11:18am
      Jun 25, 2022
      user #1563907DB87reportLow-Angle Singletrack Ricks Roostthis climb trail still in the works r just...
      Jun 24, 2022 @ 6:02pm
      Jun 24, 2022
      user #218157nennarvreportGreen MonsterGood on ya
      Jun 15, 2022 @ 7:27pm
      Jun 15, 2022
      user #126439flipfantasiatrailBilly Epic (Lower)so rowdy!
      Jun 13, 2022 @ 7:13am
      Jun 13, 2022
      user #955142Sun2306trailBilly Epic (Lower)Yeah... definitely felt the double black...
      Jun 12, 2022 @ 11:11pm
      Jun 12, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      No Flow Zone 8 18 41.4 km
      Whistler North 5 7 28 31.8 km
      Lost Lake 11 29 22.6 km
      Whistler Village 1 13 8 32.7 km
      Blackcomb CRA 1 7 11 63.7 km

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      Pinkbike Articles

      Jun 25, 2019
      Video: Riding Some Of Whistler's Finest Singletrack Video: Riding Some Of Whistler's Finest Singletrack
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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike5235 miles16,355 ft18 miles4,134 ft
      #198#347991,601217,128
      E-Bike2521 miles5,912 ft8 miles2,900 ft
      #122#211,19074
      Hike6347 miles18,855 ft21 miles4,134 ft
      #131#27221,606471
      Trail Running6347 miles18,855 ft21 miles4,134 ft
      #132#2731,606450
      Observed Trials64 miles5,023 ft4 miles3,967 ft
      #5#5606
      Snowshoe12,008 ft161 ft233 ft
      920
      • By flipfantasia WORCA & contributors
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