4,577 ft
Distance
49 ft
Climb
-408 ft
Descent
00:05:13
Avg time

Awesome Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Malde Creek
    Rossland, British Columbia
  • AKA
    SMA
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Drop, Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #16622 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking

Fast, flowy and oh so fun. Mostly intermediate in difficulty with one trickier rock slab near the bottom.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Awesome mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -358 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,298 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,673 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,656 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,298 ft
  • Grade max
    -71.393%
  • Grade min
    23.435%
  • Distance climb
    701 ft
  • Distance down
    3,486 ft
  • Distance flat
    390 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:13
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:10
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Status:
on Aug 9, 2020
Dry
Avg: 4.1 (12 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
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  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Awesome Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Aug 9, 2020 @ 12:05pm
      3 days
      Trees down. Bring big saw
      Aug 9, 2020 @ 12:03pm
      3 days
      Trees down
      Aug 2, 2020 @ 5:03pm
      Aug 2, 2020
      Best cub ran across the trail almost at the bottom today. We stopped to see where momma was but never did see her.
      Jul 9, 2020 @ 3:40pm
      Jul 9, 2020
      Tree still down - it's right after a little kicker... careful you don't ruin your day!
      Jul 4, 2020 @ 3:21pm
      Jul 4, 2020
      Tree down..head height...100m into awesome..
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 83 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 545 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      161 |
      May 27, 2015 @ 3:15pm
      May 27, 2015
      139 |
      May 27, 2015 @ 3:15pm
      May 27, 2015
      165 |
      May 27, 2015 @ 3:15pm
      May 27, 2015
      285 |
      May 27, 2015 @ 3:15pm
      May 27, 2015

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