3 miles
Distance
57 ft
Climb
-3,104 ft
Descent
00:26:17
Avg time

Della Creek Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Lillooet
    , British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #5362 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

The trail has three distinct portions. The top portion (hike-a-bike access) starts at 2553m in the alpine and descends to 1500m. The middle portion (pedal access) starts in subalpine at 1500m (4,960 ft.). The bottom portion (shuttle access) starts at 1270m (4,166 ft.) and descends to 348m. (1,141 ft.)

This trail is accessed through a number of FN reserve lands and various farm properties along Texas Creek Rd. Please drive respectfully, as these residents value there remote locations, and cyclists are starting to get a bad reputation out there, which may lead to trail restrictions. Slowing down, with a smile and a wave can go a long way to ease concerns.

Same advice regarding camping: please pack out what you take in, and consider dropping a few coins in town on gas, food and drinks, to provide a bit of spin-off benefit from your visit. There is already talk about gating the road at the bottom, so don't be the one that makes it happen.

Enjoy your ride.

source: leelau.net
More Stats for Della Creek bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -3,047 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,046 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,100 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,093 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,046 ft
  • Grade
    -17.476%
  • Grade max
    -61.522%
  • Grade min
    12.268%
  • Distance climb
    1,042 ft
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    250 ft
  • Avg time
    00:26:17
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Status:
on Sep 27, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.8 (11 votes)

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  • 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
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  • 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
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      Della Creek Trail Reports

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      Sep 27, 2019 @ 11:49am
      Sep 27, 2019
      Running fine. Could do with a rake. If you are heading out for a day of shuttles maybe pack one and rake some of the little pebbles out of the ruts
      Jun 3, 2019 @ 1:37pm
      Jun 3, 2019
      Running awesome! Rain really helped. Will be very dry shortly.
      Jul 28, 2018 @ 1:24pm
      Jul 28, 2018
      A few trees down across Middle Della
      Jul 3, 2018 @ 6:49am
      Jul 3, 2018
      Trail is generally in good shape. Pedal up the FSR is a reasonable grade. Of note - if you ride with a Dog, there is little to no water available...
      Jun 15, 2018 @ 8:11pm
      Jun 15, 2018
      In good shape. Pedal up is smooth
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 4 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 49 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 106 rides
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      21 |
      Sep 6, 2019 @ 12:55am
      Sep 6, 2019
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      Sep 6, 2019 @ 12:26am
      Sep 6, 2019
      4,892 |
      Jul 3, 2017 @ 10:14pm
      Jul 3, 2017
      | 5 comments
      703 |
      Feb 8, 2015 @ 9:54am
      Feb 8, 2015

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag Aguiry (Jun 4, 2017 at 22:20)
       Surf break style localism. Couple a middle fingers thrown for no apparent reason. Likely locals not happy with people in the past smashing beers, leaving a mess and rallying past their land. Also, coupla (4) viscous white tipped guard dogs biting bumpers.
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