2,989 ft
Distance
378 ft
Climb
-42 ft
Descent
00:14:10
Avg time

Gondola Details

  • Riding area
    Heritage Mountain
    Mission, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2005

Steady climb to the upper trails on the hill. Some good steep sections will have you checking your fitness level. Call yourself a pro if you can complete it without dabs.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Gondola mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    335 ft
  • Altitude min
    299 ft
  • Altitude max
    640 ft
  • Altitude start
    304 ft
  • Altitude end
    640 ft
  • Grade
    11.224%
  • Grade max
    -10.696%
  • Grade min
    49.137%
  • Distance climb
    2,266 ft
  • Distance down
    543 ft
  • Distance flat
    180 ft
  • Avg time
    00:14:10
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:47
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Status:
on Apr 16, 2018
Avg: 3.75 (4 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
Directions to gondola-23124 trailhead (49.145020, -122.278370)
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Gondola Trail Reports

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Apr 16, 2018 @ 5:14pm
Apr 16, 2018
A minor issue where boulders on the trail were washed away, making it narrower and leaving holes that become mudpits. I dragged over more rocks...
Apr 13, 2018 @ 5:15pm
Apr 13, 2018
Some followup work today. This bit is now wider, and less of a low spot in an attempt to avoid muddy puddles. Bring on the chainsaw love.
Apr 11, 2018 @ 5:59pm
Apr 11, 2018
Still dealing with uprooted trees. The Wife and I have done a lot of work to mitigate the damage, and it's passable, but it needs more love. The...
Mar 24, 2018 @ 8:39am
Mar 24, 2018
Only one section left that's not rideable.
Mar 8, 2018 @ 6:53pm
Mar 8, 2018
Uprooted and washouts make transit challenging
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Jul 15, 2017 @ 2:14pm
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Feb 26, 2017 @ 3:35pm
Feb 26, 2017
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag DizzyNinja (Jun 24, 2017 at 7:31)
 Over grown halfway up. Not rideable
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