4,272 ft
Distance
12 ft
Climb
-406 ft
Descent
00:10:55
Avg time

Blind Skier Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Cypress Mountain
    West Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #19845 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Starts flat going through the Old Growth Conservancy before getting steeper with natural and some older man-made TTFs.

This trail is unsanctioned, use at your own risk!

More Stats for Blind Skier bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -394 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,143 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,537 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,537 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,142 ft
  • Grade
    -9.2%
  • Grade max
    -42.9%
  • Grade min
    16.3%
  • Distance climb
    144 ft
  • Distance down
    3,858 ft
  • Distance flat
    269 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:55
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Status:
on Sep 16, 2019
Variable
Avg: 3.5 (12 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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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Blind Skier Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 16, 2019 @ 7:59pm
      Sep 16, 2019
      Tree down on fast lower section, just after the SGS fork. Nice work up top, thanks Gents!
      Sep 1, 2019 @ 9:34am
      Sep 1, 2019
      reporter Perfect conditions
      Jun 8, 2019 @ 1:08pm
      Jun 8, 2019
      Primo
      May 23, 2019 @ 8:32pm
      May 23, 2019
      Completely dry. Still one tree down by pre-reaper split.
      Apr 28, 2019 @ 8:57pm
      Apr 28, 2019
      A few downed trees. Mostly dry.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 118 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 226 rides
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      Photos

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      Oct 28, 2018 @ 7:31pm
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      Oct 28, 2018 @ 7:29pm
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      421 |
      Oct 28, 2018 @ 7:29pm
      Oct 28, 2018
      424 |
      Oct 28, 2018 @ 7:29pm
      Oct 28, 2018

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