8 miles
Distance
428 ft
Climb
-6,847 ft
Descent
02:13:12
Avg time

Mt. Cartier Upper Details

  • Riding area
    Cartier
    Revelstoke, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Summer
  • Alpine Trail
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking

Hiking trail to the alpine. Multiuse so yield to hikers.

You can heli drop to the top alpine section. Wandering Wheels can help arrange this.
Or you can see how far you can push up then ride down.

Top section is side hilled rough single track with tight hiker corners. Bottom section is faster, rooty, slightly less technical unless wet.

More Stats for Mt. Cartier Upper mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -6,419 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,958 ft
  • Altitude max
    8,517 ft
  • Altitude start
    8,506 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,087 ft
  • Grade
    -15.627%
  • Grade max
    -125.371%
  • Grade min
    87.642%
  • Distance climb
    3,131 ft
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    774 ft
  • Avg time
    02:13:12
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:00
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Status:
on Sep 18, 2018
Freeze/thaw Cycle
Avg: 4.45 (11 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to mt-cartier-upper trailhead (50.912680, -118.057340)
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Mt. Cartier Upper Trail Reports

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Sep 18, 2018 @ 1:21pm
Sep 18, 2018
Erosion around and between roots caused a recessed trail tread and was causing riders to fall off the outside of the trail’s edge. Rock armoured...
Sep 18, 2018 @ 11:48am
Sep 18, 2018
Trail collapsing below the left hand switchback just past the 10km marker (while descending) reestablished trail tread September 18/18
Jul 23, 2018 @ 12:04pm
Jul 23, 2018
We pushed up on 7/19 starting at 8:10am. Trail conditions were great on the hike up. We stopped at the first overlook you come to after the...
Jul 13, 2018 @ 2:16pm
Jul 13, 2018
Possible high reroute
Jul 13, 2018 @ 2:10pm
Jul 13, 2018
Possible high reroute
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag MontanaStateUniversity (Aug 9, 2017 at 13:41)
 No downed trees. Bit Dusty.
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