2 miles
Distance
462 ft
Climb
-1,023 ft
Descent
00:17:01
Avg time

Bear Bones Details

  • Riding Area
    Rose Valley
    West Kelowna, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Drop, Rock Face, Teeter Totter
  • Global Ranking
    #12425 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Bear Bones is the quickest trail from the top Rose Valley Peak to get to the Rose Valley Dam access road to continue the Lake Loop. Not overly technical but the last section of the trail is called Side Show Bob and that 300 meters is better rated as advanced rather than intermediate.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Bear Bones bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -561 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,939 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,499 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,499 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,939 ft
  • Grade max
    -109.331%
  • Grade min
    46.861%
  • Distance climb
    2,369 ft
  • Distance down
    4,520 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,358 ft
  • Avg time
    00:17:01
  • Avg reverse time
    00:34:46
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Status:
on Nov 17, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.5 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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 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
Directions to bear-bones trailhead (49.894995, -119.565060)
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Bear Bones Trail Reports

datedescription
Nov 17, 2018 @ 11:11am
Nov 17, 2018
Jul 23, 2018 @ 3:42pm
Jul 23, 2018
Tree was cut out today.
Jul 15, 2018 @ 9:26am
Jul 15, 2018
Log across trail near rock and a hard place
Jul 5, 2018 @ 9:26pm
Jul 5, 2018
Tree down across trail About 3/4 of the way down the trail
Jun 20, 2018 @ 9:18pm
Jun 20, 2018
reporter prolly easer to reroute just above
view all reports »

Photos

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Apr 1, 2017 @ 4:02pm
Apr 1, 2017
Bear Bones, Kelowna
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Apr 1, 2017 @ 4:01pm
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Bear Bones, Kelowna
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Apr 1, 2017 @ 4:01pm
Apr 1, 2017
Bear Bones, Kelowna
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Oct 4, 2016 @ 9:45pm
Oct 4, 2016
Bear Bones, Vernon

3 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag oldschool24 (May 23, 2015 at 14:40)
 its BEAR bones like the ursine omnivore
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  • + 1
flag oldschool24 (Sep 25, 2016 at 19:25)
 last section of this trail actually goes to RSVP and Slik 50
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  • + 0
flag AlejoB (Jun 9, 2018 at 18:46)
 Was expecting a pure descent, has some climbing , fun trail, not really sure if technical.
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