2,155 ft
Distance
245 ft
Climb
-7 ft
Descent
00:06:17
Avg time

Ptarmigan Way Back Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Ptarmigan Recreation Trails
    Smithers, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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More Stats for Ptarmigan Way Back mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    238 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,842 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,081 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,843 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,081 ft
  • Grade
    11.022%
  • Grade max
    -16.787%
  • Grade min
    25.478%
  • Distance climb
    1,839 ft
  • Distance down
    137 ft
  • Distance flat
    179 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:17
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:58
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Status:
on May 19, 2020
Dry
Avg: 2 (1 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • 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
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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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Ptarmigan Way Back Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      May 19, 2020 @ 2:40pm
      May 19, 2020
      reporter
      Apr 24, 2020 @ 4:55pm
      Apr 24, 2020
      reporter As our trails slowly have melted out there are a large number of persistent, unavoidable wet areas. With nothing but rain in the forecast, we...
      Apr 12, 2020 @ 5:21pm
      Apr 12, 2020
      reporter The SMBA will be frequently assessing trails to open them as trails gradually become snow free. Currently all trails remain covered in snow, this...
      Nov 14, 2019 @ 9:21am
      Nov 14, 2019
      reporter Trails are snow covered now, or too muddy to ride, please respect a trail closure and get ready for the oncoming winter!
      Jun 3, 2019 @ 7:47pm
      Jun 3, 2019
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 8 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 101 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 144 rides
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