815 ft
Distance
-94 ft
Descent
00:01:20
Avg time

Poplar Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Burnaby Mountain / SFU
    Burnaby, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    year round
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #13613 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2014

A short flowy trail that takes you to Nicole's.

Access Info

Trail head located on the gravel sidewalk of University Drive E.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Poplar Trail mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -94 ft
  • Altitude min
    892 ft
  • Altitude max
    987 ft
  • Altitude start
    987 ft
  • Altitude end
    892 ft
  • Grade
    -11.579%
  • Grade max
    -19.128%
  • Grade min
    -2.507%
  • Distance down
    815 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:20
  • Avg reverse time
    00:18:56
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Status:
on Apr 15, 2021
Wet
Avg: 3.35 (18 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • moto (1 year)
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      Poplar Trail Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 7 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 297 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,176 rides
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      Routes with this trail

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      Burnaby Mountain Super Lap
      15 miles
      Burnaby Long Loop
      10 miles
      Quick Rip on SFU
      4 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      Mcyeetus (Sep 29, 2021 at 18:20)
       This is a trail that connects University Drive to Nicoles. Great little warmup before Nicoles as it leads right in. Contains one drop but its rollable.
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      Videos

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      Burnaby Mountain, Poplar trail, Rainy day
      1:02 | 50 | Apr 19, 2021 , Burnaby
      Nicole's via Poplar  ||  Burnaby Mountain  | ...
      5:48 | 463 | Nov 23, 2018 , Burnaby
      Poplar and Nicole's Trails, July 22, 2017
      8:27 | 131 | Jul 23, 2017 , Burnaby
      Dusk Laps SFU
      4:15 | 270 | Apr 1, 2016 , Burnaby
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