3,341 ft
Distance
73 ft
Climb
-572 ft
Descent
00:16:12
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of High Society Trail

High Society Details

  • Riding area
    Westside
    Whistler, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Rock Face, Skinny
  • Global Ranking

High Society is a trail that descends steeply from the Flank trail, offering some great views. The trail could be considered a double-black, but is more accurately rated a hard black. Several rooty and rocky drops line the route along with rockfaces, including High Society's signature. High Society is a great trail with great views.

Access Info

The trail descends off the Flank trail in between Working Class and [L=https://www.trailforks.com/trails/legalize-it/Legalize It[/L]. There are a couple of options for accessing the Flank: either ride up the normal entrance from Function or 21 Mile Creek, or more directly via Stonebridge Drive. For the latter, ride up Stonebridge Drive and turn left on Stonebridge Place. At the end of this road, follow an access road up a steep climb. At a water tower veer right onto single track and climb relentlessly until to hit the Flank trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for High Society mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -499 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,739 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,238 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,238 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,739 ft
  • Grade
    -14.946%
  • Grade max
    -45.701%
  • Grade min
    22.651%
  • Distance climb
    630 ft
  • Distance down
    2,576 ft
  • Distance flat
    135 ft
  • Avg time
    00:16:12
  • Avg reverse time
    00:25:39
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Status:
on Jul 10, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.15 (16 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
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High Society Trail Reports

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Jul 10, 2018 @ 2:36pm
Jul 10, 2018
Some slick roots about, but grip is good on the rock features.
Jun 14, 2018 @ 3:13pm
Jun 14, 2018
Semi Slick today after days of rain but should get better in the coming days according to the forecast sun :)
May 27, 2018 @ 9:58pm
May 27, 2018
Running great right now. Not sure about the previous report about runoff effects. Trail is in great shape. Just the usual steep and loose section...
May 26, 2018 @ 4:26pm
May 26, 2018
All good as of today. The lower bit is showing the effects of the large amount of runoff this spring, more than the usual amount of loose chunder...
May 15, 2018 @ 9:38am
May 15, 2018
One tree down across the trail, approximately 2/3 of the way down. Otherwise all clear and good to go.
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Nov 27, 2017 @ 3:31pm
Nov 27, 2017
High Society, Whistler
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May 24, 2017 @ 8:30pm
May 24, 2017
High Society, Whistler
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Dec 3, 2016 @ 9:14pm
Dec 3, 2016
High Society, Działoszyn
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May 25, 2016 @ 11:15am
May 25, 2016
High Society, Whistler

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag v102013 (Jun 27, 2018 at 16:20)
 Not really a fan of this Trail it has some good Rock roll sections but really lacks any type of flow. I would pick Pure Vida over this Trail every time.
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