8 miles
817 ft
-5,777 ft
1 miles
High Point

This is one of the best gravity laps you can possibly do in Whistler and is the next best thing you can do in Whistler short of a heli drop. This ride starts in the Bike Park in Whistler, you must purchase both a bike park one lap pass and a Top of the World ticket and when you compare this to the price of a heli drop which gets you similar elevation the cost of addmission for this adventure is a bargan. Be warned that this is a physically and technically challenging ride that can take a long time. The great news is that the ride finishes right at Dusty's Pub in Creekside Village so you can fuel up after your ride. You might want to plan ahead and leave a vehicle in Creekside or you can simply pedal back to Whistler Village which doesn't take too long, but it is a slight climb for about 4km. For a slightly easier variation of the ride you can finish on Big Timber instead of BC's Trail.

Key Trails: Top of the World, Khyber Pass, Middle of Nowhere, Kashmir, Kush, BC's Trail (or Big Timber for a slightly easier variation of the ride).

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Trails in Route


  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
More Stats for Mega Descent Top of Bike Park to Creekside Village- Whistler - Advanced Mountain Bike Route mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -4,960 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,163 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,123 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,163 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,090 ft
Avg: 5 (7 votes)
Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail transparency
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youtuber Kush - Backcountry to Park? | Whistler Bike Park
Kush - Backcountry to Park? | Whistler Bike Park
trail: Kush
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Dec 15, 2017

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

BC's Trail
Sep 24, 2017 @ 11:00am
Sep 24, 2017
Pretty beat up but still rideable on a trail bike
Sep 23, 2017 @ 7:13pm
Sep 23, 2017
Good condition
Middle of Nowhere
Sep 23, 2017 @ 7:13pm
Sep 23, 2017
Some recent trail building improving the ride
Sep 5, 2017 @ 2:27pm
Sep 5, 2017
The steeps are generally loose and blown out.
Khyber Pass
Sep 5, 2017 @ 2:15pm
Sep 5, 2017
Very dry and a little blown out in the steep areas but otherwise running well.
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