3.3 miles
Distance
1,552 ft
Climb
-16 ft
Descent
00:43:32
Avg time

BLT Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Cypress Mountain
    West Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Gravel, Adaptive MTB
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    year round
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 35 in Hiking
  • Land Owner
    BPP

Old access road that makes for a good climb. Not a regular downhill trail.

Access Info

Accessed off the Eagle Lake access road towards the power station to the right of the hydro line. Ends at the Cypress Bowl ski area.

This trail is unsanctioned.

More Stats for BLT mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    1,536 ft
  • Altitude min
    988 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,524 ft
  • Altitude start
    988 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,523 ft
  • Grade
    8.9%
  • Grade max
    -6.6%
  • Grade min
    46.4%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    909 ft
  • Distance flat
    741 ft
  • Avg time
    00:43:32
  • Avg reverse time
    00:46:24
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Status:
on Jul 13, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 2.6 (5 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      BLT Trail Reports

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      Jul 13, 2022 @ 5:28pm
      Jul 13, 2022
      Apr 23, 2022 @ 2:14pm
      Apr 23, 2022
      Clear up to the start of the old growth conservancy, then it turns into slushy unrideable snow.
      Mar 9, 2022 @ 4:21pm
      Mar 9, 2022
      Smooth and clear right to 5th
      Feb 10, 2022 @ 12:45pm
      Feb 10, 2022
      Good to the gate just below second lookout switchback. Then some snow. And after that the BLT is clear to fifth.
      Jan 29, 2022 @ 6:12pm
      Jan 29, 2022
      As per previous reports, good until bottom of SC/ top of PT. Mostly walking from there up to the exit to the Cypress Bowl Road switchback. Then...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 12 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 336 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,804 rides
      • Last: Oct 6, 2022

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      Oct 7, 2022 @ 10:33am
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      Oct 7, 2022 @ 10:32am
      4 hours
      5 |
      Oct 7, 2022 @ 10:32am
      4 hours
      145 |
      Feb 14, 2021 @ 9:46am
      Feb 14, 2021

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