2,585 ft
Distance
-457 ft
Descent
00:08:52
Avg time

Hey Bud Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Blackcomb CRA
    Whistler, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond (7 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
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  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    May-October
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Drop, Jump, Roller Coaster, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #1969 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #24089 in Trail Running
    • #50289 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in E-Biking
    • 20 in Trail Running
    • 25 in Hiking

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.

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More Stats for Hey Bud mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -457 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,069 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,526 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,526 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,068 ft
  • Grade
    -17.7%
  • Grade max
    -52.3%
  • Grade min
    -3.4%
  • Distance down
    2,585 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:52
  • Avg reverse time
    00:36:11
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on Apr 20, 2024
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Avg: 4.75 (34 votes)
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      Hey Bud Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Apr 20, 2024 @ 10:33am
      2 days
      Two trees down on old lower section. One at the entrance chute, one after double drops. Both come up quick. Also lots of snow on the climb
      Oct 1, 2023 @ 9:43am
      Oct 1, 2023
      Slightly wet until the hard left (which is always wet) then it’s hero dirt to the bottom
      Sep 10, 2023 @ 2:42am
      Sep 10, 2023
      Sep 10, 2023 @ 2:42am
      Sep 10, 2023
      Sep 4, 2023 @ 2:10pm
      Sep 4, 2023
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      • 7 miles avg distance
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      • 7 miles avg distance
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