17 miles
Distance
5,916 ft
Climb
-5,916 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

This loop is an absolute gem and is definitely worth the 5000 foot climb (with the reward of a 5000 foot descent!). The trail is a collaboration between WORCA and the Municipality of Whistler, with the Municipality having built the climb and WORCA having built the descent. The climb up is steep and long so make sure you either have an actual granny gear on your bike (2x system) or, if you are running 1x, we recommend at least a 30×42 setup or even easier if you have it. The climb route (at the time of writing this) is not yet complete, so there’s a very short hike to connect the climb to the descent. It is easy to follow and you just need to spot the ribbons and rock cairns to connect the two trails.

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag timvan (Jul 27, 2018 at 12:01)
 i had to push up "On the rocks" but could ride Mystic
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Details

More Stats for Lord of the Squirrels Loop (Function) mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -0 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,929 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,963 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,962 ft
  • Grade max
    -53.883%
  • Grade min
    59.67%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
Avg: 4.65 (3 votes)
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Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail transparency
830 | 8 faves
389

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Lord of the Squirrels
Aug 15, 2018 @ 6:42am
Aug 15, 2018
Very dusty. Watch corners. Ride with care. Go easy on the trail - it's not easy to repair up that high.
Into the Mystic
Aug 15, 2018 @ 6:42am
Aug 15, 2018
On the Rocks
Aug 15, 2018 @ 6:42am
Aug 15, 2018
Lower Sproatt
Aug 11, 2018 @ 12:32pm
Aug 11, 2018
A La Mode
Aug 4, 2018 @ 10:19am
Aug 4, 2018
Very dry and clear.
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