815 ft
Distance
-94 ft
Descent
00:01:16
Avg time

Poplar Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • 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
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #20353 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
  • 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
    00:01:16
  • Avg reverse time
    00:13:03
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Status:
on Sep 25, 2020
Wet
Avg: 3.4 (17 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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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 Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to poplar-trail trailhead (49.273660, -122.909260)
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      Poplar Trail Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 25, 2020 @ 3:16pm
      Sep 25, 2020
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 1:18pm
      Jul 21, 2020
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 7:05am
      Jul 21, 2020
      Running great, nice and dry, the mud holes about half way down are almost gone
      Jul 13, 2020 @ 4:46pm
      Jul 13, 2020
      Very wet at the bottom half
      Jul 13, 2020 @ 4:44pm
      Jul 13, 2020
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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

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

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      Nicole's via Poplar  ||  Burnaby Mountain  | ...
      5:48 | 268 | Nov 23, 2018 , Burnaby
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      8:27 | 119 | Jul 23, 2017 , Burnaby
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      4:15 | 266 | Apr 1, 2016 , Burnaby
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