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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
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 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
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • 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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      From all mountain single track, to the most progressive free-riding, to truly epic cross country, Williams Lake has something for every style and skill level of rider. With over 200km of single track trails within the city limits, another 100km within a half hour drive from town, and the largest bike park in the Interior, Williams Lake is truly the Shangri-La of mountain biking.

      Free print maps of the local riding areas are available at tourist info centre and local bike shops.

      Help support our trail network purchase your annual WLCC membership here:
      Region Details
      • 41
      • 1
      • 28
      • 96
      • 46
      • 3

      Region Status
      Caution as of Oct 24, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      215
      Trails Mountain Bike
      215
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      209
      Trails Trail Running
      209
      Total Distance
      218 miles
      Total Descent
      68,926 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,016 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,357 ft
      Reports
      1,441
      Photos
      835
      Ridden Counter
      9,113
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Williams Lake Mountain Bike

      250 |
      Oct 2, 2015 @ 10:49pm
      Oct 2, 2015
      trail: Skyline
      301 |
      Mar 26, 2014 @ 9:28am
      Mar 26, 2014
      trail: Desous
      335 |
      Jul 30, 2013 @ 2:05pm
      Jul 30, 2013
      1,429 |
      May 21, 2013 @ 5:28pm
      May 21, 2013
      | 1 comments

      Videos of Williams Lake Mountain Bike

      Fresh hits
      0:19 | 44 | Sep 3, 2020
      Gap train
      0:19 | 39 | Sep 3, 2020
      Step up gap train
      0:34 | 50 | Aug 6, 2020
      Mind the Gap
      0:08 | 53 | Aug 6, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      One Night Stand (AKA Date Night)
      Oct 11, 2020 @ 12:21pm
      Oct 11, 2020
      IdealfultyVery large fir down across trail near...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Shuttlebunny
      Oct 24, 2020 @ 9:16pm
      Oct 24, 2020
      Snow Coveredpoorman WLCC Walked. Cleared downed tree near bearacouga.
      Jimmys Fox
      Oct 13, 2020 @ 4:41pm
      Oct 13, 2020
      WetRussellBobrowski WLCC some tread work and drainage to fix...
      3 'Lil Pigs
      Oct 11, 2020 @ 12:21pm
      Oct 11, 2020
      Variablefulty
      Hillbilly Deluxe
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 3:30pm
      Oct 10, 2020
      Unknowncharlesn50Cleared small tree blocking trail left by...
      Bearacouga
      Oct 10, 2020 @ 11:39am
      Oct 10, 2020
      Idealcharlesn50Cleared a tree across the trail.
      Foxfire
      Oct 3, 2020 @ 1:42pm
      Oct 3, 2020
      DryRussellBobrowski WLCC Couple hours adding screws to the top...
      Big Ears
      Oct 3, 2020 @ 10:56am
      Oct 3, 2020
      Idealkar044
      Shiney Badger Upper Section
      Oct 3, 2020 @ 10:56am
      Oct 3, 2020
      Idealkar044
      So Long
      Oct 3, 2020 @ 10:56am
      Oct 3, 2020
      Drykar044
      Shiney Badger
      Oct 3, 2020 @ 10:56am
      Oct 3, 2020
      Idealkar044

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #117709poormanaddreportShuttlebunny
      Oct 24, 2020 @ 9:17pm
      Oct 24, 2020
      user #117709poormanaddtrailSwamp Monster (Wait your turn)
      Oct 20, 2020 @ 8:06pm
      Oct 20, 2020
      user #117709poormanupdatetrailWait Your Turn
      Oct 20, 2020 @ 8:01pm
      Oct 20, 2020
      user #2461562MonicapJgap1votetrailOuter Max
      Oct 17, 2020 @ 1:54pm
      Oct 17, 2020
      user #1259272RussellBobrowskiaddreportJimmys Fox
      Oct 13, 2020 @ 4:41pm
      Oct 13, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #612766BarkingspiderreportCabin Loopcleared
      Sep 28, 2020 @ 9:40am
      Sep 28, 2020
      user #2415105Wilbu2reportChicken ScratchIt was nice view from the top
      Sep 16, 2020 @ 5:47pm
      Sep 16, 2020
      user #117709poormanreportShuttlebunnyMistakenly posted on shuttlebunny, meant to...
      Sep 12, 2020 @ 5:59pm
      Sep 12, 2020
      user #612766BarkingspiderreportFreshly TrimmedTrail is cleared and TTF's are good to go.
      Aug 30, 2020 @ 3:13pm
      Aug 30, 2020
      user #2256125RowleyktrailFrizzi Roadcurrently impassable. Washout
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 9:53am
      Aug 13, 2020

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

      nametypecityrating
      Boitanio Bikeparkskill parkWilliams Lake

      Local Trail Supporters

      • Williams Lake Indian Band
      • Chris Master
      • Recreation Sites and Trails BC

      Pinkbike Articles

      Jul 22, 2019
      Video: James Doerfling Rips Through the Ashes of a Forest Fire in his Reverence Section Video: James Doerfling Rips Through the Ashes of a Forest Fire in his Reverence Section
      James Doerfling makes the most of a charred landscape near his home in Williams Lake, BC.
      Aug 12, 2018
      Video: Rebuilding the Trails in Williams Lake, BC After Devastating Fires Video: Rebuilding the Trails in Williams Lake, BC After Devastating Fires
      Devastating fires forced the town of Williams Lake, BC to be evacuated in 2017. Now, a dedicated crew of local mountain bikers rebuilds the trail...
      Oct 20, 2015
      Video: Exploring the Cariboo and South Chilcotin Video: Exploring the Cariboo and South Chilcotin
      In the final episode of exploring British Columbia we see Wade Simmons, Andreas Hestler, Greg Day and Peter Ostroski journey through Cariboo and...
      Sep 6, 2015
      2015 MTB Tourism Symposium; It’s all about Collaboration 2015 MTB Tourism Symposium; It’s all about Collaboration
      Gathering like minded folks will result in moving forward in a great way that benefits us all, as mountain bikers.
      Jul 13, 2015
      Williams Lake Trail Network Expanding Williams Lake Trail Network Expanding
      Work is now complete on the Chief Will Yum Trail Network, a 7km XC loop from Fox Mountain to the Chief Will Yum campsite and there are plans to...
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