2,608 ft
Distance
-200 ft
Descent
00:03:54
Avg time
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  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Cumberland trail network
    Cumberland, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (5 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #257 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #2492 in Trail Running
    • #9180 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in E-Biking
    • 60 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking

This one trail probably doubled the bridgework in Cumberland. Fun flowy and exciting, this trail will have you doing laps.

Access Info

Continue from Upper Thirsty Beaver or access from Sykes Bridge or the Trent River Main from a spur logging road.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Lower Thirsty Beaver mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -201 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,174 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,375 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,375 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,175 ft
  • Grade
    -7.7%
  • Grade max
    -21.3%
  • Grade min
    -0.6%
  • Distance down
    2,503 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:54
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:13
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      Lower Thirsty Beaver Trail Reports

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      Feb 16, 2024 @ 2:32am
      Feb 16, 2024
      Feb 7, 2024 @ 9:51am
      Feb 7, 2024
      Tree partially blocking the trail just above the bridge with the hand rails
      Jan 30, 2024 @ 9:10am
      Jan 30, 2024
      Braking holes still are there on the last couple berms, removed a couple trees down at the end
      Jan 29, 2024 @ 11:02am
      Jan 29, 2024
      Some big puddles. Creek is almost as high as the bridge in some sections
      Dec 26, 2023 @ 12:41pm
      Dec 26, 2023
      Many puddles, lots of water under the bridge sections
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 36 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 1,033 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 16,460 rides
      • Last: Feb 26, 2024

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      Jul 8, 2022 @ 1:51pm
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      Jul 26, 2020 @ 7:02pm
      Jul 26, 2020
      211 |
      Jul 26, 2020 @ 7:02pm
      Jul 26, 2020

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