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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
  • 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
      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.
      Region Details
      • 41
      • 1
      • 28
      • 94
      • 46
      • 4

      Region Status
      Caution as of Oct 12, 2019 ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #232
      State Ranking
      #38
      Trails (view details)
      214
      Trails Mountain Bike
      215
      Trails Hike
      209
      Trails Trail Running
      209
      Total Distance
      218 miles
      Total Descent
      70,219 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,016 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,357 ft
      Reports
      1,087
      Photos
      676
      Ridden Counter
      6,577
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Williams Lake Mountain Bike

      244 |
      Oct 2, 2015 @ 10:49pm
      Oct 2, 2015
      trail: Skyline
      269 |
      Mar 26, 2014 @ 9:28am
      Mar 26, 2014
      trail: Desous
      304 |
      Jul 30, 2013 @ 2:05pm
      Jul 30, 2013
      1,289 |
      May 21, 2013 @ 5:28pm
      May 21, 2013
      | 1 comments

      Videos of Williams Lake Mountain Bike

      Shuttlebunny wood launcher
      0:10 | 14 | Oct 2, 2019
      William's Lake bike park
      0:21 | 20 | Aug 5, 2019
      1st Sender on Phil's Deli
      0:08 | 46 | Jul 30, 2019
      Wood jump into Hillbilly gully
      0:11 | 46 | Jul 30, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Shuttlebunny
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 10:33pm
      Oct 12, 2019
      VariableChickenlewy Tree cleared, good to go
      Outer Max
      Oct 11, 2019 @ 2:01pm
      Oct 11, 2019
      DryRussellBobrowskiI cleared 2 trees. Still 2 down about mid...
      Brownie Wings
      Oct 11, 2019 @ 2:01pm
      Oct 11, 2019
      UnknownRussellBobrowskiBigger tree down near intersection with...
      Jaeden
      Oct 7, 2019 @ 10:43am
      Oct 7, 2019
      DryIvor-Mc WLCC 8 person volunteer trail maintenance day...
      Con Nino Y Pero
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 1:51pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      Variableessencewl
      Any Cog'll Do
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 1:51pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      Variableessencewl
      Snap
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 1:51pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      Variableessencewl
      Powerline Connector
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 1:51pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      Variableessencewl
      Dog Bone
      Sep 30, 2019 @ 6:13pm
      Sep 30, 2019
      DryMrMunkFunkTrail clear top to bottom
      Dick's Trail
      Sep 26, 2019 @ 4:39pm
      Sep 26, 2019
      Variablepoorman

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1720131ChickenlewyaddreportShuttlebunny
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 10:33pm
      Oct 12, 2019
      user #50662taldersonvotetrailSnakes & Ladders
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 6:58pm
      Oct 12, 2019
      user #1259272RussellBobrowskiaddreportOuter Max and 1 more
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 8:13am
      Oct 12, 2019
      user #1720131ChickenlewyaddreportShuttlebunny
      Oct 9, 2019 @ 6:46pm
      Oct 9, 2019
      user #1080974Ivor-McaddreportJaeden
      Oct 7, 2019 @ 1:20pm
      Oct 7, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #820581fultytrailBirch DigglerDoes this trail exist? Anyone?
      Aug 21, 2019 @ 4:28pm
      Aug 21, 2019
      user #1744812JPCAtrailFoxfireJust rode the new Foxfire: such a cool...
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 1:21pm
      Aug 17, 2019
      user #560171aidanguntertrailSo LongVery fun but challenging descent down to...
      Jul 29, 2019 @ 6:36pm
      Jul 29, 2019
      user #1720131ChickenlewyreportLower MaxTree is gone and trail tuned
      Jul 10, 2019 @ 4:31pm
      Jul 10, 2019
      user #820581fultytrailDog BoneGreat condition right now.
      Jun 9, 2019 @ 5:59pm
      Jun 9, 2019

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

      nametypecityrating
      Boitanio Bikeparkskill parkWilliams Lake
      view all skill parks »

      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...
      • By canadaka Trailforks Plus & contributors
      • Admins: TrailsBC, wheelmaniac3, bcpunk, CMBC, WLCC, RSTBC
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