15 miles
3,038 ft
-3,035 ft
1 miles
High Point

Starting in the village you can make your way up Silvershack and across to the Sovereign network along Rubber Boot and the Aberdeen Expressway. You can then discover some hidden gems with Upper Dagmal and the legendary Hammered Cow. (Can you say rock slabs). Make your way back on My Way or the Hwy and back up Coffee Grinder and Popal Pass. (You have the option of cutting off on Middle Rock is the New Berm for some added slab/rock riding. Make your way up on Either Popal Pass or Gold Mountain to the Upper Snowmobile parking lot and hit the flowy sections of Dagmal over to Abbey Road for a pleasant peddle back to Silver Star Village. These trails are definitely some of the hardest trails in the valley, so careful on the rock slabs and it is recommended not to ride these in the wet.

Bike Park


Post a Comment

You must login to Pinkbike.
Don't have an account? Sign up

Join Pinkbike  Login


  • Featured
  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Route Type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Physical rating
  • Ridelogs
More Stats for Silver Star/Sovereign Advanced Route mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    4,970 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,256 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,259 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,351 ft
no votes yet
Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail transparency
trail: Dagamal
0:18 | 46 | comments: 0 | favs:
Sep 11, 2017
The part of Lower Dagmals that's above the parking lot.
8 Days In BC
8 Days In BC
486 | comments: 0 | favs:
Jun 8, 2016
Biking at Sovereign Lake
Biking at Sovereign Lake
2:37 | 819 | comments: 0 | favs: 4
Nov 7, 2015
Trail Riding, Hammered Cow, Rock is the New Burm, Dagamal, Sovereign Lake near Silver Star

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

My Way or the Highway
May 19, 2018 @ 4:31pm
2 days
Still a bunch of snow in the heavily tree'd middle section. The major issue is the large number of trees down along most of the trail. There are around 5 close to each end and than another half dozen or so in the middle.
Aberdeen XC Ski
May 15, 2018 @ 9:47pm
May 15, 2018
Upper Dagamal
May 15, 2018 @ 9:46pm
May 15, 2018
May 15, 2018 @ 9:37pm
May 15, 2018
Snow cover, trees down and running water
Hammered Cow
May 15, 2018 @ 9:32pm
May 15, 2018
Snow covered
more reports »
  • flag
  • login to download gpx or kml files.