2,503 ft
Distance
39 ft
Climb
-238 ft
Descent
00:04:05
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Lower Thirsty Beaver Trail
  • River Rats

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Cumberland Forest
    Cumberland, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #211 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 65 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
More Stats for Lower Thirsty Beaver bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -199 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,197 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,396 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,396 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,197 ft
  • Grade
    -7.937%
  • Grade max
    -54.35%
  • Grade min
    23.782%
  • Distance climb
    480 ft
  • Distance down
    1,649 ft
  • Distance flat
    375 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:05
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:02
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Status:
on Oct 11, 2019
Variable
Avg: 4.5 (43 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
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  • < 50%
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  • < 1 month
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • 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
  • 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
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      Lower Thirsty Beaver Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Oct 11, 2019 @ 5:00pm
      Oct 11, 2019
      Sep 16, 2019 @ 12:08pm
      Sep 16, 2019
      Sep 11, 2019 @ 5:06pm
      Sep 11, 2019
      Bridges and wooden features including roots are damp and slick.
      Sep 7, 2019 @ 5:15pm
      Sep 7, 2019
      Just like Upper...running good.
      Sep 1, 2019 @ 11:44am
      Sep 1, 2019
      Should dry up in a few days. Watch out for slippery wood
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 20 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 1,263 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 4,837 rides
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      Photos

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      28 |
      Oct 9, 2018 @ 11:29pm
      Oct 9, 2018
      68 |
      Jul 27, 2018 @ 3:15pm
      Jul 27, 2018
      69 |
      Oct 26, 2017 @ 2:14am
      Oct 26, 2017
      125 |
      Oct 26, 2017 @ 2:13am
      Oct 26, 2017

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