1 miles
Distance
365 ft
Climb
-93 ft
Descent
00:12:51
Avg time

Jacks Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Alice Lake & Highlands
    Squamish, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    summer
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #128 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 75 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking

Lovely trail. Great for beginners. Fragrant forest. A couple of steep sections for those who like it or if not accustomed can walk bike Perfect little ride from Garibaldi Highlands to Alice Lake getting most of the climbing out of the way, go for a dip and back again.

Access Info

In Garibaldi Highlands go to end of Perth Rd. Go short way and at T intersection of trail turn left for the Garibaldi Access Road which takes you straight down to Jack's Trail. From below can access trail by a trailhead going up from Tantalus Road

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Jacks bike trail
  • Altitude change
    272 ft
  • Altitude min
    358 ft
  • Altitude max
    666 ft
  • Altitude start
    384 ft
  • Altitude end
    656 ft
  • Grade
    4.192%
  • Grade max
    -23.235%
  • Grade min
    25.711%
  • Distance climb
    4,619 ft
  • Distance down
    1,597 ft
  • Distance flat
    282 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:51
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:40
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Status:
on Nov 21, 2019
Variable
Avg: 3.6 (40 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
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  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • 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
      Directions to jacks trailhead (49.758760, -123.126460)
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      Jacks Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 19 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 2,234 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 6,494 rides
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      Photos

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      12 |
      Nov 21, 2019 @ 6:36pm
      Nov 21, 2019
      11 |
      Aug 31, 2019 @ 7:51am
      Aug 31, 2019
      804 |
      Oct 6, 2015 @ 9:21pm
      Oct 6, 2015
      766 |
      Oct 6, 2015 @ 9:21pm
      Oct 6, 2015

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Jase-the-ace (Aug 25, 2018 at 11:50)
       Beautiful forest and great access to the rest of the trails
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      Videos

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      youtuber Beautiful Fall Ride in Squamish, BC Part 1,...
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      Full guide to Jack's Trail
      8:20 | 295 | Apr 30, 2019 , Squamish
      Mini Bike Shredin'
      2:41 | 1792 | Jun 15, 2013 , Squamish
      to slow+gap=crash.
      0:07 | 2897 | Jun 28, 2011 , Squamish
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