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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
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Trail Flow (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%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
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Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
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  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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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.
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Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
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      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 Supporters & Maintainers
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 43
      • 1
      • 32
      • 100
      • 47
      • 4

      Region Status
      Caution as of 1 day
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      263
      Trails Mountain Bike
      246
      Trails E-Bike
      3
      Trails Hike
      232
      Trails Trail Running
      232
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      10
      Trails Snowshoe
      2
      Trails Nordic Ski
      33
      Total Distance
      236 miles
      Total Descent
      71,421 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,016 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,357 ft
      Reports
      1,887
      Photos
      1,036
      Ridden Counter
      11,701

      Outside+ Logo Articles

      Video: A Taste of Humble Pie in Farwell Canyon, Followed By Redemption in 'Children Of The Dust'
      May 14, 2021 from pinkbike.com
      Lane Bodor and Kyleigh Steward step outside of the comfort zone that is the Bike Ranch and head to Williams Lake.
      Video & Photo Story: Micayla Gatto & Hailey Elise Hit Kamloops
      Apr 10, 2021 from pinkbike.com
      Micayla Gatto and Hailey Elise head out on a road trip to explore the Caribou region.
      Video: James Doerfling Rips Through the Ashes of a Forest Fire in his Reverence Section
      Jul 22, 2019 from pinkbike.com
      James Doerfling makes the most of a charred landscape near his home in Williams Lake, BC.
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Williams Lake Mountain Bike

      263 |
      Oct 2, 2015 @ 10:49pm
      Oct 2, 2015
      trail: Skyline
      328 |
      Mar 26, 2014 @ 9:28am
      Mar 26, 2014
      trail: Desous
      361 |
      Jul 30, 2013 @ 2:05pm
      Jul 30, 2013
      1,513 |
      May 21, 2013 @ 5:28pm
      May 21, 2013
      | 1 comments
      2,257 |
      May 21, 2013 @ 3:25pm
      May 21, 2013
      | 1 comments
      trail: Any Cog'll Do
      928 |
      Feb 13, 2013 @ 1:26pm
      Feb 13, 2013
      | 1 comments
      trail: Skyline
      228 |
      Jun 14, 2011 @ 7:24pm
      Jun 14, 2011
      trail: Desous
      1,462 |
      Sep 22, 2007 @ 11:51am
      Sep 22, 2007
      | 3 comments

      Videos of Williams Lake Mountain Bike

      Full Send
      48 | Jul 13, 2021
      Gap train
      25 | Jul 13, 2021
      Hip train
      45 | Jul 13, 2021
      New gap on Any Cog
      70 | Jun 26, 2021
      Rock drop
      63 | Jun 13, 2021
      Fresh hits
      0:19 | 158 | Sep 3, 2020
      Gap train
      0:19 | 106 | Sep 3, 2020
      Step up gap train
      0:34 | 91 | Aug 6, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Jimmys Fox
      Dec 7, 2021 @ 10:10pm
      1 day
      Snow Coveredtimothywh2oTwo large trees blocking trail west of...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      One Night Stand (AKA Date Night)
      Nov 17, 2021 @ 3:53pm
      Nov 17, 2021
      Drytimothywh2oTree down across both One Night Stand and...
      Mitchs Brew Cougar Pass
      Nov 17, 2021 @ 12:38pm
      Nov 17, 2021
      DryRustyBrownTree across trail after wood berms
      Crackle
      Nov 15, 2021 @ 4:07pm
      Nov 15, 2021
      Freeze/thaw CycleRussellBobrowski WLCC Some tread work
      Shuttlebunny
      Nov 8, 2021 @ 6:34pm
      Nov 8, 2021
      Freeze/thaw CycleRussellBobrowski WLCC Still working on a corner
      Williams Lake River Valley Trail East
      Nov 8, 2021 @ 3:14pm
      Nov 8, 2021
      VariableDavidGDicksonwork related ride ..unfortunately the...
      Boy Scout Trail
      Nov 8, 2021 @ 3:14pm
      Nov 8, 2021
      DryDavidGDicksongood condition considering it has not...
      Freshly Trimmed
      Nov 8, 2021 @ 1:03pm
      Nov 8, 2021
      DryRustyBrown Trail work
      Outer Max
      Nov 7, 2021 @ 10:28pm
      Nov 7, 2021
      Drycharlesn50Three trees down below Snakes crossings.
      Russet Bluff trail
      Nov 6, 2021 @ 12:51pm
      Nov 6, 2021
      Idealfulty WLCC
      Russet Bluff to UPS
      Nov 6, 2021 @ 12:51pm
      Nov 6, 2021
      Idealfulty WLCC

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1152711timothywh2oaddreportJimmys Fox and 1 more
      Dec 7, 2021 @ 10:09pm
      1 day
      user #1152711timothywh2oaddreportJimmys Fox
      Dec 7, 2021 @ 2:40pm
      2 days
      user #1644047iwl67riddentrailRusset Bluff trail and 1 more
      Nov 20, 2021 @ 4:32pm
      Nov 20, 2021
      user #820581fultyaddphotoGraham Fulton at Snap in Williams Lake, British Columbia, Canada
      Nov 17, 2021 @ 8:10pm
      Nov 17, 2021
      user #1152711timothywh2oaddreportJimmys Fox and 1 more
      Nov 17, 2021 @ 3:14pm
      Nov 17, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1720498Luna1989trailChicken ScratchTree down on the new part, at the very end...
      Oct 10, 2021 @ 2:58pm
      Oct 10, 2021
      user #749934TheSpanglerreportHillbilly DeluxeWhere exactly?
      Oct 4, 2021 @ 9:23am
      Oct 4, 2021
      user #2870689rasp35trailNerdeeWide trail for the most part. Loose rocks and...
      Oct 2, 2021 @ 4:53pm
      Oct 2, 2021
      user #749934TheSpanglerreportSpokey HollowThanks for the work guys!
      Aug 10, 2021 @ 9:05am
      Aug 10, 2021
      user #2104324Roath440reportSpokey HollowWe got it.
      Aug 7, 2021 @ 9:13pm
      Aug 7, 2021

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

      nametypecityrating
      Boitanio Bikeparkskill parkWilliams Lake

      Local Trail Supporters

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

      Pinkbike Articles

      May 14, 2021
      Video: A Taste of Humble Pie in Farwell Canyon, Followed By Redemption in 'Children Of The Dust' Video: A Taste of Humble Pie in Farwell Canyon, Followed By Redemption in 'Children Of The Dust'
      Lane Bodor and Kyleigh Steward step outside of the comfort zone that is the Bike Ranch and head to Williams Lake.
      Apr 10, 2021
      Video &amp; Photo Story: Micayla Gatto &amp; Hailey Elise Hit Kamloops Video & Photo Story: Micayla Gatto & Hailey Elise Hit Kamloops
      Micayla Gatto and Hailey Elise head out on a road trip to explore the Caribou region.
      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...

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike242219 miles69,370 ft119 miles3,015 ft
      #460#439851,868148,913
      E-Bike31 mile177 ft4,465 ft509 ft
      11,311159
      Hike232211 miles65,984 ft114 miles3,015 ft
      #362#41331,8582640
      Trail Running232211 miles65,984 ft114 miles3,015 ft
      #362#411,8582477
      Dirtbike/Moto10
      #309056
      Snowshoe22 miles236 ft4,564 ft213 ft
      161721
      Nordic Ski3315 miles1,558 ft6 miles607 ft
      31932
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      • Admins: BCBR, TrailsBC, BCORMA, DSBC, wheelmaniac3, bcpunk, CMBC, WLCC, RSTBC
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