3 miles
Distance
727 ft
Climb
-817 ft
Descent
00:31:10
Avg time

Bighorn Details

  • Riding area
    Lac Du Bois Grasslands
    Kamloops, 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
    March - November
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #8328
  • Year Opened
    2014
  • Land Manager

Currently the "outer loop" of the Lac du Bois - Batchelor grasslands riding area. Climb up and out on double track and single track to the Northwest corner and then cruise back downhill through some fast open gullies and rolling single track fun.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Bighorn mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -90 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,812 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,422 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,974 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,885 ft
  • Grade max
    -127.071%
  • Grade min
    73.79%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    4,655 ft
  • Distance flat
    3,439 ft
  • Avg time
    00:31:10
  • Avg reverse time
    00:36:27
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Status:
on Nov 16, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4.75 (4 votes)

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Bighorn Trail Reports

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Nov 16, 2017 @ 2:34pm
Nov 16, 2017
beautifully clear and dry after last weeks' snow.
Sep 11, 2017 @ 10:27pm
Sep 11, 2017
Log across the bypass for the steepest gully
Jun 11, 2017 @ 3:20pm
Jun 11, 2017
May 22, 2017 @ 7:47am
May 22, 2017
Apr 4, 2017 @ 8:56am
Apr 4, 2017
Great condition with no mud. Fences have been removed so it is now an uninterrupted climb to the top.
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3 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag Newhavennick (Sep 11, 2015 at 19:33)
 Running great nothing to really compare it to as its my first time in the area but nice fast and not too dusty.....
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flag KStafford (Oct 6, 2016 at 8:01)
 A nice gradual climb up with a rewarding view along the back side. You'll find a great series of berms around the 4 km mark on your way down. The Big Horn is a nice addition to what is already a flowy desert bike. Often times, Batchelor Heights will be the only local trail system around Kamloops that will not be shrouded in Autumn cloud for your morning ride. Bring your thermos of coffee, and enjoy the sun on your face as you look out across the Thompson and down onto Kamloops Lake.
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  • + 1
flag alantrick (Sep 11, 2017 at 22:26)
 Fantastic ride, berms in the gully are classic.
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