33 miles
Distance
6,101 ft
Climb
-9,536 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

Have not ridden yet... planning for next Chilcotin trip.

This ride is, in the words of Ron Burgundy, "...kind of a big deal". It's not the total distance, but the accumulation of vertical and the overall effort of the day that makes the whole package, particularly if you ride back to the Lodge from the end of Gun Creek Rd.

Definitely not for the faint of heart (or lung). You'll have earned your cups at the end of the day, with some great tales and photos to share.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Lorna Lake To Deer Pass to Gun Creek mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -3,435 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,873 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,346 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,910 ft
  • Grade
    -1.973%
  • Grade max
    -54.912%
  • Grade min
    53.023%
  • Distance climb
    12 miles
  • Distance down
    20 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail transparency

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Gun Meadows
Sep 28, 2018 @ 9:26am
Sep 28, 2018
Incredible conditions just a few puddles but tacky overall with great grip
Deer Pass Trail
Sep 4, 2018 @ 12:27pm
Sep 4, 2018
Top 2/3 of descent are in great shape. The last 1/3 of the descent is very loose and steep. Conditions are dry.
Mid Tyaughton Creek Trail
Sep 4, 2018 @ 12:26pm
Sep 4, 2018
Trail is in great shape. River crossings were very manageable, about knee high.
Lower Gun Creek Trail (Jewel to Spruce)
Aug 21, 2018 @ 11:49am
Aug 21, 2018
Trail is dry and loose. Few trees down. reporter
Lower Grasslands Trail
Aug 20, 2018 @ 3:59pm
Aug 20, 2018
Trail is great. There is a second turn off past the camp, make sure you take the left fork or you will end up at the bottom of the Spruce Lake Trail and you will have to hike-a-bike back up to camp. reporter
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