1 miles
Distance
22 ft
Climb
-1,132 ft
Descent
00:15:19
Avg time

Hey Bud Details

  • Riding area
    Blackcomb
    Whistler, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    May-October
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge, Drop, Jump, Roller Coaster, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #444

Steep trail with lots of roots and some jump features. This trail is one of the most technical ones in the area.

Access Info

Climb up Backcomb access road passing Roam in The Loam and staying right at the next road junction. Look for the trailhead to the left at the next switchback.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Hey Bud mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,110 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,414 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,524 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,524 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,414 ft
  • Grade
    -19.626%
  • Grade max
    -56.427%
  • Grade min
    14.472%
  • Distance climb
    297 ft
  • Distance down
    5,103 ft
  • Distance flat
    254 ft
  • Avg time
    00:15:19
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:01
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Jun 1, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.85 (19 votes)

view (276)
close
Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to hey-bud trailhead (50.113520, -122.924491)
update trails status or condition

Hey Bud Trail Reports

datedescription
Jun 1, 2018 @ 3:42pm
Jun 1, 2018
Trail is clear and riding great pretty dry right now to.
May 29, 2018 @ 12:30pm
May 29, 2018
Cleared all trees on sunday except the big one on the bridge which was too big for our chainsaw. Sweep as well. Rolling good now.
May 28, 2018 @ 9:14pm
May 28, 2018
Trail gods and goddesses have cleared the trees over the trail. Good from top to bottom. Mostly dry, only a couple of wet patches.
May 27, 2018 @ 8:45am
May 27, 2018
Climb up and trail is clear of snow. Some big logs down across the upper 1/2 of the track, 2 at the first left hand hairpin that can catch you by...
May 20, 2018 @ 12:57pm
May 20, 2018
Friday, May 18, 2018: The climb to Hey Bud is almost 95% snow free, just the last switchback is still snow covered. Out Of The Dust is also clear....
view all reports »

Photos

more »
195 |
Dec 3, 2016 @ 9:10pm
Dec 3, 2016
Hey Bud, Działoszyn
170 |
Jul 7, 2016 @ 8:47am
Jul 7, 2016
Hey Bud, Vancouver
291 |
Dec 31, 2015 @ 7:42pm
Dec 31, 2015
Hey Bud, Whistler
299 |
Dec 31, 2015 @ 7:38pm
Dec 31, 2015
Hey Bud, Whistler

Trail Lists

3 Reviews & Comments

  • + 0
flag ikestar (May 22, 2015 at 18:12)
 This is a single black diamond, not a double black!! Especially the new variation. Go hit Gargamel or Upper PHD if you want a real double black.
[Reply]
  • + 0
flag amyertel (Dec 6, 2017 at 13:31)
 .
[Reply]
  • + 0
flag v102013 (Jun 1, 2018 at 15:40)
 Good Trail but I have to agree with the other guy here in my opinion it's a hard Single Black not Double Black good fun though!
[Reply]

Post a Comment



You must login to Pinkbike.
Don't have an account? Sign up

Join Pinkbike  Login

Videos

more »
youtuber HEY BUD at WhistlerBlackcomb with Jaime Grant
11:08 | 25 | Jun 11, 2018 , Whistler
Orbea Rallon & Hey Bud
2:10 | 413 | Jul 13, 2014 , Whistler
Hey Bud Hot Lap
8:40 | 196 | Sep 26, 2017 , Whistler
Hey Bud - Summer 2016
6:24 | 86 | Jul 29, 2017 , Whistler
  • subscribe
  • flag
  • login to download gpx or kml files.