2 miles
244 ft
-1,706 ft
Avg time

Butter (lower) Details

  • Riding area
    New Denver, British Columbia
  • AKA
    Butters, Mr. Butters
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
  • Season
    Summer, Fall
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge, Drop
  • Global Ranking
  • OSM Way

Somewhat flowy hand-made trail mostly through large treed interior forest. Some steeper bits, some avoidable stunts. For the uphill biker, ride up the forestry road that starts next to Roseberry Provincial Park.

Access Info

Accessed via West Wilson Creek forest service road which starts next to Roseberry Provincial Park where the trail finishes. Turn left shortly after a 160 degree right turn with good views of the lake. Continue across the cut blocks past the exit of Butter (upper). Start is about 100m beyond the radio tower. There is a single-tracy bypass on the right that avoids the section of road immediately around the radio tower. It comes back onto the road just past (north of) the entrance to lower Butter. Can shuttle to start or near in most vehicles except lowest ground clearance. Can be combined with Upper Butter (also known locally as "Brown Pow".)

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Butter (lower) mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,462 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,961 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,423 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,423 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,961 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1,832 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    490 ft
  • Avg time
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on Sep 28, 2017
Avg: 4.35 (12 votes)

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Butter (lower) Trail Reports

Sep 28, 2017 @ 10:06am
Sep 28, 2017
Sep 22, 2017 @ 8:20am
Sep 22, 2017
Awesomeness. A few trees down. One on a slope to be especially aware of.
Aug 22, 2017 @ 7:40pm
Aug 22, 2017
Jul 24, 2017 @ 9:30am
Jul 24, 2017
New entry is a great addition.
Jun 13, 2017 @ 11:04am
Jun 13, 2017
Beauty! Couple trees down
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