25 miles
5,799 ft
-5,799 ft
1 miles
High Point

Fun ride as an out and back. Best ridden from Driftwood to Buller then enjoy the descents back to Driftwood again.

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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 0
flag tylerbernardd (Aug 28, 2017 at 20:26)
 I followed this route, and unless I missed something huge, I only had 950m elevation gain out and back.
  • + 1
flag aka-bigsteve (Aug 29, 2017 at 6:47)
 Yes, that 1768m total elevation gain seems highly suspect to me. Maybe due to
elevation data using satellite signal, as opposed to a more accurate barometric altimeter, which not all GPS units have?
Another glaring example of this is Snakes and Ladders-
the Trailforks profile indicates 2 substantial ASCENTS on the downhill from Ranger, including one of 24 vertical meters which simply does not exist.

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    Out & Back
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More Stats for High Rockies-Driftwood to Buller Out and Back mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    5,581 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,582 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,583 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    11 miles
  • Distance down
    11 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
Avg: 4 (1 votes)
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FatBiking High Rockies Trail | Dec 2016
FatBiking High Rockies Trail | Dec 2016
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

High Rockies
Dec 4, 2017 @ 3:42pm
Dec 4, 2017
Conditions are excellent for 10 south of Driftwood. Punched a little further past that. More traffic would help. Studs not necessary.
Buller Pass Trail
Aug 19, 2017 @ 7:31am
Aug 19, 2017
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