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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      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
      Rainbow Trailhead google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 8
      • 19
      • 12
      • 10

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jul 3, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      56
      Trails Mountain Bike
      49
      Trails E-Bike
      15
      Trails Hike
      55
      Trails Trail Running
      55
      Trails Observed Trials
      3
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Total Distance
      47 miles
      Total Descent
      19,275 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,133 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,289 ft
      Reports
      919
      Photos
      636
      Ridden Counter
      9,913

      Photos of Westside - Rainbow Mountain Bike

      trail: Rainbow's End
      742 |
      Sep 3, 2017 @ 8:27am
      Sep 3, 2017
      trail: Rainbow's End
      391 |
      Sep 3, 2017 @ 8:22am
      Sep 3, 2017
      trail: Rainbow's End
      401 |
      Sep 3, 2017 @ 8:22am
      Sep 3, 2017
      116 |
      Aug 19, 2017 @ 3:47pm
      Aug 19, 2017

      Videos of Westside - Rainbow Mountain Bike

      Green Monster
      0:17 | 39 | May 20, 2020
      8 Hours In Whistler
      1:19 | 129 | Mar 30, 2020
      Media Day with the EWS in Whistler Stage 2 and 3
      trail: Billy Epic
      3:22 | 237 | Aug 8, 2019
      The Green Monster  Whistler Westside Trails
      8:26 | 182 | Oct 19, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #2275982PokyEarriddentrailLower Howler and 1 more
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 2:47pm
      2 hours
      user #257517andrewbikeguidecommentreportZanarchy
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 12:17pm
      5 hours
      user #257517andrewbikeguideriddentrailZanarchy
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 11:46am
      5 hours
      user #1210272EmmanuelroseaddreportRainbow Falls Loop and 1 more
      Jul 5, 2020 @ 10:37pm
      18 hours
      user #1756605jakevrlakwishlisttrailRainbow's End
      Jul 5, 2020 @ 10:04pm
      19 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #257517andrewbikeguidereportZanarchyTotally agree with Joe. Some pretty slippery...
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 12:17pm
      5 hours
      user #672309FernieRonantrailUpper HowlerDon’t wait long at the top or you’ll be...
      Jun 28, 2020 @ 4:46pm
      Jun 28, 2020
      user #1216239DominicBouvettetrailNorth Flank LookoutEnough snow to make you lose the trail for the...
      Jun 10, 2020 @ 10:17am
      Jun 10, 2020
      user #2213702MissyMelissatrailOld Shit HappensCan definitely still ride it in summer. (Gets...
      Jun 7, 2020 @ 10:15pm
      Jun 7, 2020
      user #483995kingtut87reportJawsAye, about as much grip as you'll ever have...
      Jun 6, 2020 @ 11:05am
      Jun 6, 2020

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