2,503 ft
Distance
39 ft
Climb
-238 ft
Descent
00:03:58
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Lower Thirsty Beaver Trail
  • River Rats

Details

  • 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
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #211 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 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
    00:03:58
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:02
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Status:
on Jan 6, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.45 (34 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • 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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • photo Photo
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  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Lower Thirsty Beaver Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jan 6, 2019 @ 12:14pm
      Jan 6, 2019
      All rideable!
      Nov 1, 2018 @ 4:51pm
      Nov 1, 2018
      NOTICE OF TRAIL CHANGE. 100 meter reroute at the end of Thirsty beaver, intended to reduce speed exiting onto road. UROC Trail Crew.
      Sep 29, 2018 @ 9:58am
      Sep 29, 2018
      Aug 26, 2018 @ 2:59pm
      Aug 26, 2018
      Aug 26, 2018 @ 12:05pm
      Aug 26, 2018
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 5 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 476 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 4,837 rides
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      Photos

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      Oct 9, 2018 @ 11:29pm
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      Jul 27, 2018 @ 3:15pm
      Jul 27, 2018
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      Oct 26, 2017 @ 2:14am
      Oct 26, 2017
      Lower Thirsty Beaver
      91 |
      Oct 26, 2017 @ 2:13am
      Oct 26, 2017
      Lower Thirsty Beaver

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