2 miles
Distance
244 ft
Climb
-1,576 ft
Descent
2,800 ft
High Point

Details

  • Riding Area
    Sicamous
    Sicamous, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking

the final section of the Larchhills Traverse if you ride it from South Canoe to Sicamous. buff benchcut and tight switch backs. Also makes a fun challenging climb.

The Larchhills Travece is a point to point ride from South Canoe to Sicamous, or the other way.. Average times are 5-6hrs for the whole trail. it can be broken up into sections and ridden individually via forest service road access.

New sections are being added to this trail regularly.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Larchhills Traverse (sicamous switchbacks) bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,332 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,462 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,800 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,468 ft
  • Grade
    -10.645%
  • Grade max
    -62.237%
  • Grade min
    28.681%
  • Distance climb
    2,416 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    554 ft
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Status:
on Oct 13, 2018
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to larchhills-traverse-sicamous-switchbacks trailhead (50.820035, -119.010086)
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Larchhills... Trail Reports

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Oct 13, 2018 @ 9:05am
Oct 13, 2018
One tree down
Aug 28, 2018 @ 7:31pm
Aug 28, 2018
Moist and Tacky after the Rain. No Trees Down All Clear
Aug 22, 2018 @ 11:06pm
Aug 22, 2018
smokey air , dry trail
Jul 25, 2018 @ 10:23pm
Jul 25, 2018
Some Logs down on the Lower Part of the Switchbacks. Very Bone Dry. The Logging was above the Road before the Switchbacks
Jun 25, 2018 @ 1:42pm
Jun 25, 2018
reporter Starting 2018 06 27 Canoe Forest Products will be conducting harvesting operations at the top of the Sicamous Switch Backs from Mon – Fri from...
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May 6, 2018 @ 8:56pm
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Sep 29, 2015 @ 11:25pm
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Jun 12, 2013 @ 9:56pm
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Apr 13, 2009 @ 8:43pm
Apr 13, 2009
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Larch Hills Traverse - Sicamous Section
23:07 | 311 | Jun 14, 2011 , Sicamous
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