16 ft
Distance
400 ft
Climb
-453 ft
Descent
00:25:13
Avg time

Details

  • Riding area
    Silver Star Mountain Resort
    Vernon, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    early-mid July to late September
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2015

This is the start to the full Beowulf loop, or ride it as an out-and-back to the Alder Point Lookout, take in the view and turn around back the way you came. It's a great out-and-back the rolls along the ridge to Alder Point.

Access Info

Starting from the village, take Cross Mountain Trail across to Silver Shack, then follow Paradise for less than 1Km and you'll find the start to Beowulf on the right. If you're wanting to minimize your climbing and increase your descents, grab a lift ticket and head to the bottom of the Comet chair. From the top your three easiest options are... 1-1) Paradise all the way to Beowulf. 2) Challenger to the first Paradise crossing then down Paradise to Beowulf. 3) Jedi Mind Trick and pull off after the last jump in the 4 pack onto Paradise again heading down to Beowulf.

Bike Park

More Stats for Beowulf- Alder Point Lookout mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -128 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,402 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,647 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,642 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,514 ft
  • Grade
    -0.811%
  • Grade max
    -27.889%
  • Grade min
    22.339%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,239 ft
  • Avg time
    00:25:13
  • Avg reverse time
    00:35:02
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Status:
on Sep 18, 2017
Dry
Avg: 2.65 (3 votes)

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Beowulf- Alder... Trail Reports

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Sep 18, 2017 @ 7:45am
Sep 18, 2017
Aug 14, 2017 @ 6:44am
Aug 14, 2017
reporter I would rate the trail just dry, compared to the trails in the bike park which are full of moon dust. Trail surface holding up well.
Aug 6, 2017 @ 1:14pm
Aug 6, 2017
Jul 29, 2017 @ 1:27pm
Jul 29, 2017
Jul 12, 2017 @ 5:43am
Jul 12, 2017
A couple muddy spots still, bridge to come for the big one...
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Beowulf- Alder Point Lookout
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Sep 3, 2017 @ 9:02am
Sep 3, 2017
Beowulf- Alder Point Lookout

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