2,069 ft
Distance
176 ft
Climb
-31 ft
Descent
00:04:42
Avg time

3 Rings Details

  • Riding Area
    Kalamalka Lake
    Vernon, British Columbia
  • AKA
    Lower Stone Free Climb
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #468 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Quick little climbing trail that starts off the right side of Crosstown Traffic just a few meters from the Kiosk. Will take you to Pond Loop, which you can use to link up with the main climbing event, Stone Free.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for 3 Rings bike trail
  • Altitude change
    145 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,681 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,826 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,681 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,825 ft
  • Grade
    6.985%
  • Grade max
    -11.37%
  • Grade min
    24.751%
  • Distance climb
    1,480 ft
  • Distance down
    376 ft
  • Distance flat
    168 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:42
  • Avg reverse time
    00:01:59
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Apr 20, 2019
Variable
Avg: 5 (3 votes)

view (2,070)
close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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 Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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

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

  • 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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to 3-rings trailhead (50.196460, -119.247600)
      update trails status or condition

      3 Rings Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Apr 20, 2019 @ 9:35am
      3 days
      Apr 10, 2019 @ 7:52am
      Apr 10, 2019
      Still a bit soft in places, pretty darn good tho.
      Mar 31, 2019 @ 4:56pm
      Mar 31, 2019
      Pretty muddy, and some snow. I’d stay off of it for a few more days.
      Sep 26, 2018 @ 9:20am
      Sep 26, 2018
      Put down shingle material on the bridge. All good now.
      Sep 15, 2018 @ 9:08pm
      Sep 15, 2018
      Bridge is very greasy after the rain, I went down hard so be careful on this section.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 39 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 123 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 3,109 rides
      •  

      Photos

      more »
      85 |
      Jan 28, 2018 @ 9:52am
      Jan 28, 2018
      84 |
      May 28, 2017 @ 4:28pm
      May 28, 2017
      69 |
      May 28, 2017 @ 4:28pm
      May 28, 2017
      8,278 |
      Oct 2, 2016 @ 11:04am
      Oct 2, 2016
      | 7 comments

      Routes with this trail

      more »
      titleratingdistance
      Honest Ed EXPERT ONLY Epic Loop featured
      19 miles
      Kal Park Stone Free/Twisted Sister Circuit (Intermediate) featured
      10 miles
      Beachside Fling - Super smooth
      9 miles
      Run Eddy Run
      17 miles

      PB News Articles

      Nov 8, 2016
      Intro Cycles - Video Intro Cycles - Video
      Jakub Béreš takes the Slovakian-built, Intro Cycles Tabu out for a test ride on a range of sweet looking trails and terrain.

      Reviews / Comments

      No reviews yet, be the first to write a review or ask a question.
      Use trail reports to comment on trail conditions.


      Post a Comment



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

      Join Pinkbike  Login

      Videos

      no videos have been added for 3 Rings yet, add a video.
      • subscribe
      • flag
      • login to download gpx or kml files.