2 miles
Distance
220 ft
Climb
-1,221 ft
Descent
00:24:28
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Butter (upper) Trail

Butter (upper) Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Rosebery
    New Denver, British Columbia
  • AKA
    Butters, Mt. Butters
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    June through October
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #14271 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Rec sites and Trails BC
  • OSM Way

Hand built single track flow trail. Fun and beautiful for all abilities with great views to Valhalla Provincial Park. Taking some abuse as it becomes more popular. You can shuttle it or bike up the logging road for a good 2 to 3 hour round trip spin. Borders private property on the bottom so be courteous.

More Stats for Butter (upper) bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,001 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,404 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,423 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,405 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,404 ft
  • Grade max
    -60.453%
  • Grade min
    31.136%
  • Distance climb
    2,153 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,910 ft
  • Avg time
    00:24:28
  • Avg reverse time
    00:22:32
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Status:
on Sep 18, 2019
Variable
Avg: 4.35 (19 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Photos
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Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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
  • Ideal
  • 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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      Butter (upper) Trail Reports

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      Sep 18, 2019 @ 11:32am
      Sep 18, 2019
      reporter
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 12:17pm
      Aug 3, 2019
      Jul 19, 2019 @ 11:05am
      Jul 19, 2019
      Super fun and love the reroutes and great recent work. Thanks trail builders. The huckleberries are prime too :-)
      Jul 3, 2019 @ 9:43am
      Jul 3, 2019
      Great trail. Great conditions! A little dry in spots but still really good.
      Jun 26, 2019 @ 2:50pm
      Jun 26, 2019
      reporter
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 56 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 122 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      May 2, 2019 @ 8:53am
      May 2, 2019
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      May 2, 2019 @ 8:52am
      May 2, 2019
      65 |
      Aug 21, 2018 @ 7:03am
      Aug 21, 2018
      166 |
      Jul 2, 2017 @ 8:20pm
      Jul 2, 2017

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Balls85 (Apr 26, 2019 at 15:10)
       Still snow at the top.
      [Reply]

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