8 miles
Distance
2,226 ft
Climb
-2,226 ft
Descent
2,354 ft
High Point

Predator Ridge/Sparkling Guest Route

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North Okanagan Cycling Society (bikevernon.squarespace.com)
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for Sparkling Hill/ Predator Ridge Guest Ride mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,280 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,234 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,235 ft
  • Grade
    0.001%
  • Grade max
    -63.166%
  • Grade min
    62.807%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,853 ft
Avg: 4 (2 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Sep 18, 2018
      Predator Ridge to Ellison Park
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      1:10 | 557 | comments: 1 | favs:
      May 23, 2016
      We've got world-class mountain biking available at #PredatorRidge. With 25kms of trails, plus a new 2.5 km connector trail to the 56km of trails...

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      traildateconditiondescription
      Ellison Connector
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 4:23pm
      6 hours
      Cougar tracks on the trail today! Keep your eyes open.
      Blisters Sisters
      Dec 29, 2018 @ 10:28am
      Dec 29, 2018
      Tree cleared.
      Homerun
      Dec 19, 2018 @ 4:33pm
      Dec 19, 2018
      reporter
      Typical Situation
      Dec 19, 2018 @ 4:32pm
      Dec 19, 2018
      reporter
      Blisters
      Oct 14, 2018 @ 10:20am
      Oct 14, 2018
      Tree is cut, all good.
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