6 miles
Distance
1,848 ft
Climb
-1,898 ft
Descent
3,798 ft
High Point

These rides are not guided and just recommended routes. Santa Cruz, 4Lise, and Trailforks take no responsibility for your actions. Ride with a friend, ride smart, look before you leap.

A modern Whistler classic descent on Blackcomb, MicroClimate. A real bugger of a climb and then a rooty, steep, wild ride down. Santa Cruz Bicycles and 4Lise are hosting these informal group rides throughout Crankworx. If you can't join us then follow the route on Trailforks whenever suits you. We'll be hiding prizes on the trail each morning and leaving clues across our friends social media channels. Follow and search #riseandgrindcrankworx for cryptic clues.

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Whistler Off-Road Cycling Association (www.worca.com)
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Rise And Grind...Wednesday mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    2,198 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,250 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,201 ft
  • Grade
    -0.164%
  • Grade max
    -53.343%
  • Grade min
    39.268%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,482 ft
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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Blackcomb Access Road
Oct 4, 2018 @ 1:20pm
Oct 4, 2018
Blackcomb trails all closed due to lift construction. Please respect the closures, we will re-open if complete before winter sets in. reporter
Magic Chair
Oct 4, 2018 @ 1:14pm
Oct 4, 2018
Blackcomb trails all closed due to lift construction. Please respect the closures, we will re-open if complete before winter sets in. reporter
Magic Chair Part 2
Oct 4, 2018 @ 1:11pm
Oct 4, 2018
Blackcomb trails all closed due to lift construction. Please respect the closures, we will re-open if complete before winter sets in. reporter
Micro Climate
Oct 4, 2018 @ 1:10pm
Oct 4, 2018
Blackcomb trails all closed due to lift construction. Please respect the closures, we will re-open if complete before winter sets in. reporter
Out of the Dust
Sep 29, 2018 @ 4:28pm
Sep 29, 2018
Bit wet and slightly slippery in spots but still very rideable.
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