2,577 ft
Distance
35 ft
Climb
-49 ft
Descent
00:02:47
Avg time

Details

  • Riding area
    CBT Mainline Network
    Golden, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Global Ranking

This double track and skidder road runs from the top of CBT Mainline to the Elk Road. If you ride Alpine Meadows to its lowest point, you will then follow Elk Road (a gravel road) to the CBT Mainline Trailhead parking area. Shown here is the upper half of Alpine Meadows which connects to the lower half of Alpine Meadows via a section of trail it shares with CBT Mainline.

Alpine Meadows does offer an easier route for novice riders if ridden from top to bottom. However, steep sections make this a tough climb for novice riders looking for an easy way up to the top of CBT Mainline from the bottom. As such, Alpine Meadows should be considered a green trail when ridden in the down direction. Due to it’s gradient, it should be considered more of a blue rating when ridden in the up direction. There is no reason to ride up Alpine Meadows when you can climb up the CBT Mainline trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Alpine Meadows upper mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -14 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,321 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,351 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,335 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,321 ft
  • Grade
    -0.538%
  • Grade max
    -8.881%
  • Grade min
    11.249%
  • Distance climb
    898 ft
  • Distance down
    1,310 ft
  • Distance flat
    370 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:08
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Jul 28, 2017
Dry
no votes yet

view (164)
close
Layers winter
Map Style
Trail Style
  • ?
Directions to alpine-meadows-upper trailhead (51.268280, -116.991530)
update trails status or condition

Alpine Meadows upper Trail Reports

datedescription
Jul 28, 2017 @ 9:20pm
Jul 28, 2017
Two trees down along the entire length of alpine meadows trail
May 28, 2017 @ 11:25pm
May 28, 2017
view all reports »

Photos

no photos have been added for Alpine Meadows upper yet, add a photo.

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 Alpine Meadows upper yet, add a video.
  • subscribe
  • flag
  • login to download gpx or kml files.