5 miles
Distance
1,045 ft
Climb
-1,077 ft
Descent
01:14:39
Avg time

Altitude XC Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Sun Peaks Resort
    Sun Peaks, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Summer
  • Alpine Trail
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #30724 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    25 in Mountain Biking

High alpine single track starting at the top of the Bike Park and traversing through forests and alpine meadows, along the ridge to Tod Lake, just below the summit of Tod Mountain. From Tod Lake, the trail continues the loop back to the top of the Sunburst trail. Recommended direction of travel is clockwise.

Bike Park

More Stats for Altitude XC bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -32 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,033 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,591 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,065 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,033 ft
  • Grade
    -0.122%
  • Grade max
    -38.583%
  • Grade min
    42.936%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,202 ft
  • Avg time
    01:14:39
  • Avg reverse time
    00:56:11
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Status:
on Sep 1, 2019
Variable
Avg: 3.8 (5 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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

  • 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
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      Altitude XC Trail Reports

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      Sep 1, 2019 @ 9:41am
      Sep 1, 2019
      A few minor muddy sections. Wicked good riding.
      Aug 31, 2019 @ 3:37pm
      Aug 31, 2019
      A couple muddy sections, lotsa rocks!
      Jul 1, 2019 @ 10:30am
      Jul 1, 2019
      A few muddy sections, in the usual areas, but overall running surprisingly well for this early in the season. Trails are currently what you'd...
      Aug 31, 2018 @ 4:14pm
      Aug 31, 2018
      Wicked good riding. As others have mentioned, grab a map or make sure you have trailforks running. Take the well worn trails, there are a couple...
      Aug 5, 2017 @ 4:30pm
      Aug 5, 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 54 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      All
      • 60 rides
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      Photos

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      4 |
      Sep 1, 2019 @ 12:41pm
      Sep 1, 2019
      4 |
      Sep 1, 2019 @ 12:41pm
      Sep 1, 2019
      15 |
      Aug 7, 2019 @ 8:44pm
      Aug 7, 2019
      182 |
      May 21, 2019 @ 3:33pm
      May 21, 2019

      Routes with this trail

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag petrbasel (May 7, 2018 at 17:45)
       Great ride with awesome views ! !!! Loved it , and it links back to bikepark trails
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag dirtworship (Aug 7, 2019 at 20:44)
       Absolutely must ride in the area. Expect some steep climbs, but it's worth it. Early August the wild flowers are popping and make the ride amazing. Some medium technical sections on the way back around the mountain, making this a proper blue difficulty.
      [Reply]

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      Altitude: Alpine XC Trail at Sun Peaks
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