3,953 ft
Distance
27 ft
Climb
-1,139 ft
Descent
00:11:24
Avg time

Dead Sailor Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Westsyde
    Williams Lake, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #17714 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Dead Sailing

This fun trail starts from the Repeater Tower, this is an advanced trail that starts with a technical rock feature, followed by some steep, loose and technical corners (hold on to your handlebars), After these you get some sweet single track all the way to River Valley.


Shout out to Shannon!

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Dead Sailor mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,112 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,776 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,888 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,888 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,776 ft
  • Grade max
    -63.028%
  • Grade min
    19.688%
  • Distance climb
    154 ft
  • Distance down
    3,688 ft
  • Distance flat
    110 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:24
  • Avg reverse time
    00:16:59
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Status:
on Aug 29, 2020
Dry
Avg: 4.35 (3 votes)

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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
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  • State land
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
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  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
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  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
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      Dead Sailor Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Aug 29, 2020 @ 3:17pm
      Aug 29, 2020
      reporter
      Jul 4, 2020 @ 10:53am
      Jul 4, 2020
      Tree across upper section of trail. Requires chainsaw.
      Jun 11, 2020 @ 7:03am
      Jun 11, 2020
      reporter Tree down about one third of the way down. Needs chainsaw.
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 6:44pm
      Oct 17, 2019
      Medium size tree across trail right after crosses Sinful
      Jul 22, 2018 @ 6:21pm
      Jul 22, 2018
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 10 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 100 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      17 |
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 6:44pm
      Oct 17, 2019
      202 |
      Mar 22, 2016 @ 8:04pm
      Mar 22, 2016

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Day 5 Westsyde lap
      5 miles
      Williams Lake | 2017 MEC BC Enduro Series race
      30 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag edwardbear (Mar 25, 2016 at 10:09)
       motos will love it again unfortunately. It is a fun rip top to bottom.
      [Reply]

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