1 miles
Distance
235 ft
Climb
-24 ft
Descent
3,161 ft
High Point

Beginner's Luck Details

  • Riding area
    Cranbrook Community Forest
    Cranbrook, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm
  • Global Ranking
    #5558
  • Land Manager
    BC FLNRORD

This is an easy beginner trail that is 1.2 meters wide and, in combination with Kettle Lake Connector, climbs at 3 - 5 % from the Chief Isadore Rail Trail to the Kettle Lake parking lot.

Makes for A great first ever Downhill

Access Info

Kettle Lake Connector and Isadore Canyon

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Beginner's Luck mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    212 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,949 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,949 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,161 ft
  • Grade
    3.926%
  • Grade max
    -9.289%
  • Grade min
    16.714%
  • Distance climb
    3,824 ft
  • Distance down
    775 ft
  • Distance flat
    792 ft
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Status:
on Jul 29, 2018
Dry
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to beginner-s-luck trailhead (49.540451, -115.737072)
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Beginner's Luck Trail Reports

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Jul 29, 2018 @ 11:28am
Jul 29, 2018
Jul 24, 2018 @ 1:27pm
Jul 24, 2018
Fun ride, was good time!
Jun 23, 2018 @ 6:10pm
Jun 23, 2018
Jun 11, 2018 @ 4:13pm
Jun 11, 2018
Corners are in new trail condition so please be careful.
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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag firetk (Jun 15, 2018 at 12:28)
 You can't go wrong with this trail, takes no effort to get to kettle lake and is the exact trail I take beginners for their first ride.
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  • + 2
flag roc-rider (Jul 7, 2018 at 20:36)
 My 6 year old grandson rode this trail up and down...awesome trail...awesome build.
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