4,915 ft
Distance
9 ft
Climb
-476 ft
Descent
00:18:29
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High Hopes Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Whistler North
    Whistler, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
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  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 65 in E-Biking

An easier black trail, this one is packed full of slabs (some a little more challenging, with blue-square ride arounds) as it meanders its way down through a forest. Despite a few small climbs, it's surprisingly flowy, and keeps delivering new views and new pieces of high-quality rockwork.

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More Stats for High Hopes mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -467 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,030 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,496 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,496 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,031 ft
  • Grade
    -9.5%
  • Grade max
    -25.7%
  • Grade min
    11.7%
  • Distance climb
    200 ft
  • Distance down
    4,311 ft
  • Distance flat
    404 ft
  • Avg time
    00:18:29
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:32
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on Jun 4, 2024
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Avg: 5 (16 votes)
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      High Hopes Trail Reports

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      Jun 4, 2024 @ 11:49am
      Jun 4, 2024
      reporter The Wedgewoods Wildfire Fuel Thinning Project is still underway, with active logging and heavy machinery in use. For everyone's safety, please...
      Apr 12, 2024 @ 3:13pm
      Apr 12, 2024
      Active logging
      Oct 26, 2023 @ 4:21pm
      Oct 26, 2023
      FYI to the builders, both High Hopes and Lower Expectations are destroyed. Very unfortunate. Gonna be a tough one to fix.
      Oct 26, 2023 @ 1:38pm
      Oct 26, 2023
      Been logged. Impassable
      Oct 11, 2023 @ 1:04pm
      Oct 11, 2023
      Closed for tree felling today.
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      • 5.9 km avg distance
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      • 1,236 rides
      • Last: Jun 14, 2024

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