2,667 ft
Distance
26 ft
Climb
-240 ft
Descent
00:35:16
Avg time

Parkhurst Main Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Whistler North
    Whistler, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #48008 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    25 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Resort Municipality of Whistler

Main route t0Parkhurst Ghost town

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Parkhurst Main bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -214 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,104 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,344 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,319 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,104 ft
  • Grade
    -8.034%
  • Grade max
    -18.943%
  • Grade min
    8.753%
  • Distance climb
    410 ft
  • Distance down
    2,183 ft
  • Distance flat
    74 ft
  • Avg time
    00:35:16
  • Avg reverse time
    00:33:07
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Status:
on Jul 7, 2019
Dry
Avg: 1.5 (6 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%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Parkhurst Main Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jul 7, 2019 @ 1:59pm
      Jul 7, 2019
      Really a hiking trail to visit the abandoned townsite. Not really a biking trail
      Jan 30, 2019 @ 10:11am
      Jan 30, 2019
      Aug 15, 2018 @ 7:05pm
      Aug 15, 2018
      This trail (marked blue) is maintained by the RMOW, but is not suitable (in my opinion) for what you expect of a blue mountain bike ride. It is...
      Jun 16, 2018 @ 6:51am
      Jun 16, 2018
      Unrideable for the middle section, carrying/lifting/pushing my bike for 30minutes is not my idea of mountain biking...
      Jun 15, 2018 @ 7:30pm
      Jun 15, 2018
      -This trails is almost a joke.. Hike a Bike, trees i. The middle at some many place...Doesnt feel like it should be listed as a trail on...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 19 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 31 rides
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      Photos

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      Jul 7, 2019 @ 1:30pm
      Jul 7, 2019
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      Jul 7, 2019 @ 1:30pm
      Jul 7, 2019

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      Trail Products

      10 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      flag moendli (Jul 24, 2017 at 17:28)
       Abzweiger nach ca. 700m rechts nicht gefunden, untere Schlaufe zwar schön zumfahren, sie führt aber nirgens hin.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag Tcoop (Jul 24, 2017 at 21:40)
       The section of this trail between parkhurst loop and where it meets with green river access road is completely unmaintaimed. Just walking through it was difficult. Do not take your bike along here. There are jagged rocks and fallen down trees all over the trail. I had to carry my bike on my shoulder just to get through many sections of it. Definitely not recommended for bikers. Take the sea to sky trail if you are going to or from wedgemount parking lot.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag Biathlon184 (Jul 26, 2017 at 17:01)
       Absolutely terrible trail. Rooty Rocky and steep with lots of trees on the trail that you can't ride over. At the end you have to trespass on cn rail land and cross train tracks. I would recommend it for hiking only.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag Super7 (Jul 26, 2017 at 21:04)
       I second that. This is a hiking trail.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag TriSteve (Aug 29, 2017 at 18:18)
       This is a hiking trail i can't see anyone being able to ride this! The 'ghost town' is not worth it
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag Skump (May 18, 2018 at 0:07)
       Never a bad day on a bike... until you take this trail! Haha but seriously it's not much fun.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag 123meaney (Jun 15, 2018 at 18:45)
       Do not go!!
      Not rideable
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag justsomedude (Jun 30, 2018 at 14:27)
       Wish I’d read the comments before I stepped onto this trail. Type “2” fun for sure.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag FredFishface (Aug 28, 2018 at 19:24)
       A nice alt to the main route. Some hiking but the trail is fine and the the hike a bike may have been due to my I competence
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag thesenator (Jul 7, 2019 at 14:00)
       Really a hiking trail to visit the abandoned townsite. Not really a biking trail.
      [Reply]

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