4.6 miles
Distance
1,381 ft
Climb
-1,949 ft
Descent
3,331 ft
High Point

Last stage of the race for 2023.
Same as stage 2 from 2022.

Detailed Description
Back Forty 2023 Stage 3 is a 5 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Whistler British Columbia. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 6 trails. This route climbs 1,381 ft with a max elevation of 3,331 ft then descends -1,949 ft.
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More Stats for Back Forty 2023 Stage 3 mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 32 min
  • Altitude change
    -567 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,161 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,730 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,162 ft
  • Grade
    -2.4%
  • Grade max
    -88.7%
  • Grade min
    96.9%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,166 ft

Directions

  1. Walk north on Beaver Pass Summit.
  2. Continue for 400 meters.
  3. Walk north on A Cut Above.
  4. Continue for 500 meters.
  5. Walk north on A Cut Above.
  6. Continue for 400 meters.
  7. Walk northwest on Whip Me Snip Me.
  8. Continue for 300 meters.
  9. Walk north on Whip Me Snip Me.
  10. Continue for 10 meters.
  11. Turn left onto Rainbow-Sproatt Flank (Westside/Sirloin-RT).
  12. Continue for 20 meters.
  13. Walk northeast on Twenty-Seven Switchbacks.
  14. Continue for 700 meters.
  15. Walk northeast on Twenty-Seven Switchbacks.
  16. Continue for 400 meters.
  17. Walk west on Twenty-Seven Switchbacks.
  18. Continue for 90 meters.
  19. Walk northeast on Twenty-Seven Switchbacks.
  20. Continue for 90 meters.
  21. Walk southeast on Billy Climb.
  22. Continue for 200 meters.
  23. Walk northeast on Billy Climb.
  24. Continue for 300 meters.
  25. Walk northeast on Billy Climb.
  26. Continue for 300 meters.
  27. Walk south on Billy Epic.
  28. Continue for 300 meters.
  29. Walk south on Billy Epic.
  30. Continue for 200 meters.
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A CUT ABOVE | Blue trail | Whistler
A CUT ABOVE | Blue trail | Whistler
4:52 | 31 | comments: 0 | favs:
Nov 27, 2023
BILLY EPIC 4K - NEW JERRYS ON THE BLOCK
BILLY EPIC 4K - NEW JERRYS ON THE BLOCK
trail: Billy Epic
2:35 | 791 | comments: 0 | favs:
Aug 16, 2020

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Get Over It
Apr 13, 2024 @ 5:30pm
1 hours
A Cut Above
Apr 13, 2024 @ 5:30pm
1 hours
Billy Climb
Apr 10, 2024 @ 4:22pm
Apr 10, 2024
Bit of snow coverage at about the halfway mark between 27 Switchbacks and Billy.
Twenty-Seven Switchbacks
Apr 10, 2024 @ 4:16pm
Apr 10, 2024
Trail is pretty much all clear. Thin snow patches here and there, but they will melt off very quickly. It is pretty much pedal-able all the way.
Billy Epic
Apr 7, 2024 @ 12:22pm
Apr 7, 2024
Cleared the tree. Am I a very brave man with a handsaw? Maybe, but there's a fine line between brave and foolish.
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