205 ft
Distance
-64 ft
Descent
00:19:10
Avg time

Gouranga Rock Ride Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Alice Lake & Highlands
    Squamish, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Face
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #239 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2015

One of the gem rock slab lines in Alice lake zone.
Its rare that a slab, rides like a technical trail. This is one of them.
Creep in, transition to a nice ramp, drop to the next slab and then break the sound barrier as you fly down to the road.

Then for giggles, take the extension across the road. The plank is the next gem - nothing like something ghetto to make it feel real.

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More Stats for Gouranga Rock Ride bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -64 ft
  • Altitude min
    520 ft
  • Altitude max
    584 ft
  • Altitude start
    584 ft
  • Altitude end
    520 ft
  • Grade
    -31.311%
  • Grade max
    -190.582%
  • Grade min
    -8.881%
  • Distance down
    205 ft
  • Avg time
    00:19:10
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Status:
on Nov 2, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.95 (14 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
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  • > 80%
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  • < 50%
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  • < 1 month
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Access Road/Trail
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  • Green
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  • 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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      Gouranga Rock Ride Trail Reports

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      Nov 2, 2019 @ 12:49pm
      Nov 2, 2019
      Oct 4, 2019 @ 10:26am
      Oct 4, 2019
      Aug 8, 2019 @ 9:52am
      Aug 8, 2019
      Good traction.
      Jul 18, 2019 @ 5:51pm
      Jul 18, 2019
      Jun 21, 2019 @ 3:35pm
      Jun 21, 2019
      She’s running nicely, just watch out for the dusty dry run out. Don’t work the front brakes as much as I did and you won’t go down into a...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 9 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 922 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,447 rides
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      Photos

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      Apr 2, 2018 @ 8:45pm
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      Oct 14, 2015 @ 8:42am
      Oct 14, 2015
      1,014 |
      Oct 6, 2015 @ 10:12am
      Oct 6, 2015

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      flag norcalspeeddemon (Jun 13, 2017 at 8:08)
       You are a boss if you can ride this line! Crazy section!
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      • + 1
      flag mcdog (Dec 12, 2017 at 10:29)
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