3,805 ft
Distance
9 ft
Climb
-522 ft
Descent
00:05:55
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Milky Way (lower) Trail
  • KCTS
    Maintainer

Milky Way (lower) Details

  • Riding area
    Monte Christo - KC
    Rossland, British Columbia
  • AKA
    Milky Way
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    April - Nov
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge, Drop, Jump, Rock Face
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
  • OSM Way

One of the funnest trails around. Fast and twisty trail through a wide range of sub-ecosystems. Some small wooden booters thrown in for good measure. Not recommended as an uphill.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Milky Way (lower) mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -513 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,873 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,386 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,386 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,873 ft
  • Grade
    -13.486%
  • Grade max
    -27.111%
  • Grade min
    8.12%
  • Distance climb
    156 ft
  • Distance down
    3,451 ft
  • Distance flat
    197 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:55
  • Avg reverse time
    00:16:25
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Status:
on Oct 4, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.1 (9 votes)

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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Milky Way (lower) Trail Reports

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Aug 16, 2016 @ 4:58pm
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Oct 3, 2008 @ 12:47pm
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Jun 6, 2008 @ 11:59am
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Jun 6, 2008 @ 11:59am
Jun 6, 2008
Milky Way (lower), Rossland

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Milky Way - Rossland, BC
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