4,815 ft
Distance
248 ft
Climb
-139 ft
Descent
00:11:45
Avg time

Bear Claw Upper Details

  • Riding area
    Moonrakers
    Golden, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    May-Nov
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking

Many of the Moonraker rides will bring you to the Canyon Creek lower lookout. (Eg. Canyon Creek trail, Moonraker trail, Klahowya). Upper Bear Claw is then most often used to ride back north from the lower lookout towards Cedar Lake. It offers a comparatively less steep climb than Moonraker trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Bear Claw Upper mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    109 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,089 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,217 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,103 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,213 ft
  • Grade
    2.265%
  • Grade max
    -20.202%
  • Grade min
    23.494%
  • Distance climb
    2,917 ft
  • Distance down
    1,742 ft
  • Distance flat
    157 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:45
  • Avg reverse time
    00:39:30
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Status:
on Sep 25, 2017
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Avg: 3.5 (2 votes)

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