868 ft
Distance
6 ft
Climb
-165 ft
Descent
00:02:22
Avg time

Brackentrail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Alice Lake & Highlands
    Squamish, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #399 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking

This is mainly a descending trail to get to Brackendale from Jacks. Although you can use it to climb back up to Jacks after descending Crouching Squirrel, it is recommended to go down to Tantalus Road and climb but up Dowad Drive.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Brackentrail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -158 ft
  • Altitude min
    227 ft
  • Altitude max
    385 ft
  • Altitude start
    385 ft
  • Altitude end
    227 ft
  • Grade
    -18.261%
  • Grade max
    -49.193%
  • Grade min
    7.788%
  • Distance climb
    80 ft
  • Distance down
    788 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:22
  • Avg reverse time
    00:01:21
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Status:
on Jun 15, 2019
Dry
Avg: 3.9 (17 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
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  • < 50%
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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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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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      Brackentrail Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 15, 2019 @ 8:28am
      Jun 15, 2019
      May 13, 2019 @ 4:19pm
      May 13, 2019
      Dusty and fast
      May 11, 2019 @ 8:15am
      May 11, 2019
      Mar 3, 2019 @ 3:38pm
      Mar 3, 2019
      Icy in spots
      Feb 17, 2019 @ 2:45pm
      Feb 17, 2019
      Not a ton or grip at the top but switch back and down is clear.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 49 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 1,188 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 4,222 rides
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      Photos

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      206 |
      Aug 11, 2012 @ 9:26pm
      Aug 11, 2012
      204 |
      Aug 11, 2012 @ 9:25pm
      Aug 11, 2012
      228 |
      Aug 11, 2012 @ 9:23pm
      Aug 11, 2012
      182 |
      Aug 11, 2012 @ 9:14pm
      Aug 11, 2012

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