3,392 ft
Distance
5 ft
Climb
-944 ft
Descent
00:09:01
Avg time

Billy Epic Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • TTFs on trail
    Rock Face
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #6848

Billy Epic is an excellent old-school descent off the Flank Trail. The trail features outstanding views and great technical riding over rocks and roots. As you descend, take a moment to think about bikers in the mid-90s riding this trail with 2 inches of front suspension (and steep head tubes)

Access Info

The trail is accessed by riding to the top of Alpine Way and continuing along the dirt road as per Rick's Roost. Continue past the descent for Cat Scratch Fever and climb all the way to the Flank Trail. Travel south along the Flank Trail for about 10 or 15 minutes to a clearing (Paraglider's launch). The trail head for Bilyl Epic is about 5 minutes past this spot and is signed.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Billy Epic mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -939 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,347 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,286 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,286 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,347 ft
  • Grade
    -27.673%
  • Grade max
    -54.673%
  • Grade min
    7.716%
  • Distance climb
    82 ft
  • Distance down
    3,258 ft
  • Distance flat
    53 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:01
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Status:
on Apr 2, 2017
Snow Covered
Avg: 4.3 (7 votes)

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Billy Epic Trail Reports

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Apr 2, 2017 @ 4:07pm
Apr 2, 2017
Nov 9, 2016 @ 6:29am
Nov 9, 2016
Generally in great shape.
Oct 17, 2016 @ 8:55am
Oct 17, 2016
Just a little snow
Oct 9, 2016 @ 11:48pm
Oct 9, 2016
Some snow today but 100% rideable and fun as always
Jun 23, 2016 @ 6:26pm
Jun 23, 2016
New first section in good condition, just a little slippery in the wet conditions today. Otherwise all good!
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Oct 11, 2015 @ 11:07am
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Jul 24, 2015 @ 1:47pm
Jul 24, 2015
Billy Epic, Whistler
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Nov 30, 2014 @ 8:26pm
Nov 30, 2014
Billy Epic, Whistler
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Nov 30, 2014 @ 8:25pm
Nov 30, 2014
Billy Epic, Whistler

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