24.9 miles
Distance
5,135 ft
Climb
-5,135 ft
Descent
3,666 ft
High Point

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Ididaride will start close to downtown Kaslo on the shores of Kootenay. Begins with a climb out of town on Jimmy Crack corn. The climbing only continues from there, with another 4 km and 400 m of sustained climbing on Branch 7 FSR up the eastern slopes of Mount Buchanan.Next is it’s onto the Access trail that traverses the mountain heading west. The trail is rugged and steep in places, The Access trail descends to the wagon road, then onto a bridge to cross the Kaslo River and accesses the True Blue Trail network. This part of the course includes a couple of stiff climbs up Spanish Moss and the new Strawberry Ridge trail, before descending back to the airport and down to the river valley. This is where you’ll wind through the woods back into town to finish on the lakeshore in the village of Kaslo.

Detailed Description
2017 Ididaride 40km - Kaslo is a 25 mile intermediate race route located near Kaslo British Columbia. This mountain bike only route and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 8 trails. This route climbs 5,135 ft with a max elevation of 3,666 ft then descends -5,135 ft.
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Kaslo Outdoor Recreation and Trails Society & Kaslo Mountain Bike Club (www.korts.ca)
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5 Reviews & Comments

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9743miranda (Aug 1, 2022 at 22:18)
Fun flowy blue trail with some little hits in it. Super fun for any level!
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mtn1girl (Aug 28, 2020 at 12:21)
Trail was closed today for logging. It was signed at the junction of No Brakes.
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kortsbc KORTS (May 18, 2020 at 8:02)
Trail name is actually Lettrari Loop trail and is signed such in the field.
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motoneering (Feb 25, 2020 at 15:51)
This is a multi use trail/two track
The trail designation is incorrect. I sit on the wagon road society
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kel2 (Jun 20, 2017 at 8:41)
Technical hand built XC trail, super challenging and exciting. Couple short unridable sections.
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Route Sections

1 Timed Section
  • 1 mile distance
  • 40 ft climb
  • -580 ft descent

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  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for 2017 Ididaride 40km - Kaslo mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,782 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,783 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,781 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -80.9%
  • Grade min
    68.6%
  • Distance climb
    11 miles
  • Distance down
    11 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Lettrari Loop trail
Oct 8, 2022 @ 4:09am
Oct 8, 2022
Sleepy Hollow
May 14, 2022 @ 1:55pm
May 14, 2022
Strawberry Ridge Access Road
May 14, 2022 @ 1:55pm
May 14, 2022
Lower Strawberry
May 14, 2022 @ 1:55pm
May 14, 2022
West Access Trail
May 4, 2022 @ 8:51am
May 4, 2022
Good to go, but hasn't been raked or buffed up. reporter
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