815 ft
Distance
-94 ft
Descent
00:01:04
Avg time

Poplar Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Burnaby Mountain / SFU
    Burnaby, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    year round
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #20353 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 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 bike 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
    00:01:04
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Status:
on Nov 3, 2018
Prevalent Mud
Avg: 3.4 (15 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 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
  • Other Other
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      Poplar Trail Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Nov 3, 2018 @ 11:53am
      Nov 3, 2018
      Oct 21, 2018 @ 11:50am
      Oct 21, 2018
      Oct 5, 2018 @ 1:04pm
      Oct 5, 2018
      Mar 13, 2018 @ 9:37pm
      Mar 13, 2018
      The tree has been cleared
      Feb 20, 2018 @ 8:23am
      Feb 20, 2018
      reporter A very large tree came down at the bottom of the Poplar trail, just after the short climb up from the creek, just before the Nicole's turn off. I...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 6 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 206 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 936 rides
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      Routes with this trail

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      Cardiac Classic XC Race
      10 miles
      Quick Rip on SFU
      4 miles
      Burnaby Mountain Super Lap
      15 miles

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