5 miles
Distance
642 ft
Climb
-2,564 ft
Descent
01:06:55
Avg time

Burnt Basin Trail Details

  • Riding area
    Gladstone Provincial Park
    Christina Lake, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking

Trail length: 7.3 km

Trail description: All mountain. New climbing route built in 2018 to remove steep logging road climb. Connects up to the fast flowy downhill with a couple of traverses.

Access Info

Trailhead coordinates: UTM 416547/ 5447467

Directions:
Travel 11 km northeast of Christina Lake on Hwy 3. Turn off on the Josh Creek FSR (Lafferty gravel pit). Travel 9 km up the Josh Creek FSR to the trailhead.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

Disclaimer

This trail is unsanctioned ride at your own risk.

More Stats for Burnt Basin Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,922 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,259 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,585 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,199 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,278 ft
  • Grade
    -7.742%
  • Grade max
    -49.314%
  • Grade min
    41.498%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,321 ft
  • Avg time
    01:06:55
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:37
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Status:
on Aug 29, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.5 (2 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Burnt Basin Trail Trail Reports

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Aug 29, 2018 @ 4:15pm
Aug 29, 2018
Three trees down, perfect in the beginning and middle and very dry towards the bottom.
Sep 7, 2016 @ 6:35pm
Sep 7, 2016
A few small trees down. Lots of small spoke breakers on the trail
Jun 30, 2015 @ 8:38am
Jun 30, 2015
Few low hanging trees to duck under. All under 10", could be cut with small saw. One or two drainage issues, and some signage needed when trail...
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Jan 21, 2015 @ 9:50pm
Jan 21, 2015
Burnt Basin Trail, Christina Lake
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Jan 21, 2015 @ 9:49pm
Jan 21, 2015
Burnt Basin Trail, Christina Lake

2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 0
flag pmancell (Aug 2, 2017 at 10:51)
 Awesome trail, worth shuttling as it's a long boring climb from the highway. Currently in good shape.
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  • + 1
flag tkaszuba (Aug 29, 2018 at 16:10)
 Proper mtb trail, very pedaly in sections so if you take your DH bike you will be pushing. Loamy in the beginning and middle, leading into a steep sandy chute at the end.
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