3,875 ft
Distance
11 ft
Climb
-523 ft
Descent
00:05:26
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
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    April - Nov
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • 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
    -512 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,874 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,385 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,385 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,874 ft
  • Grade
    -13.201%
  • Grade max
    -25.104%
  • Grade min
    7.633%
  • Distance climb
    179 ft
  • Distance down
    3,479 ft
  • Distance flat
    218 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:26
  • Avg reverse time
    00:16:25
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Status:
on Aug 27, 2017
Very Dry
Avg: 3.85 (6 votes)

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Milky Way (lower) Trail Reports

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Aug 27, 2017 @ 10:35am
Aug 27, 2017
Aug 22, 2017 @ 5:04pm
Aug 22, 2017
Jul 8, 2017 @ 8:18pm
Jul 8, 2017
May 24, 2017 @ 7:01pm
May 24, 2017
Trees down after small rock roll
May 11, 2017 @ 2:49pm
May 11, 2017
reporter The KCTS trail-crew has now completed seasonal maintenance.
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Aug 16, 2016 @ 4:58pm
Aug 16, 2016
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Nov 7, 2014 @ 10:21am
Nov 7, 2014
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Jun 6, 2008 @ 11:59am
Jun 6, 2008
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Jun 6, 2008 @ 11:59am
Jun 6, 2008
Milky Way (lower), Rossland

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