5,072 ft
Distance
132 ft
Climb
-313 ft
Descent
00:21:15
Avg time

Big Kahuna Details

  • Riding Area
    No Flow Zone
    Whistler, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #34815 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    40 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking

New exit that keeps riders away from the new houses built in the area and off private property.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Big Kahuna bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -181 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,272 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,515 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,477 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,296 ft
  • Grade
    -3.57%
  • Grade max
    -99.129%
  • Grade min
    42.217%
  • Distance climb
    1,247 ft
  • Distance down
    3,123 ft
  • Distance flat
    414 ft
  • Avg time
    00:21:15
  • Avg reverse time
    00:20:58
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Status:
on Feb 1, 2019
Snow Covered
Avg: 3 (5 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
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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 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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to big-kahuna trailhead (50.156870, -122.946070)
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      Big Kahuna Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Feb 1, 2019 @ 10:18am
      Feb 1, 2019
      May 27, 2018 @ 10:19am
      May 27, 2018
      All good, aside from the annoying property owners at the end.
      Apr 26, 2018 @ 8:17pm
      Apr 26, 2018
      Lots of trees have fallen across this trail. Only one patch of snow about 60 feet wide. At end of trail in Emerald there's still construction...
      Aug 28, 2017 @ 10:01pm
      Aug 28, 2017
      Blasting is done, however, construction will keep the end of the trail closed until December. Go ride Section 102 or White knuckles for a...
      Aug 14, 2017 @ 7:47am
      Aug 14, 2017
      reporter “Trial and Error” and “Big Kahuna” are temporarily closed for some blasting work and construction at the RMOW water treatment plant. You...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 16 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 405 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      75 |
      Oct 11, 2017 @ 9:52am
      Oct 11, 2017
      Big Kahuna, Whistler
      1,142 |
      Jun 20, 2010 @ 12:24am
      Jun 20, 2010
      Big Kahuna, Whistler

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      Trail Products

      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag payze (Jul 22, 2014 at 1:38)
       Big Kahuna Burger!
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag Pokey76 (Jul 13, 2015 at 17:41)
       The rock slabs are fun, made up for some of the trail chunder...
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag carter2968 (Jul 7, 2017 at 17:31)
       Private property at end of trail. Construction being carried out - no way through
      [Reply]

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