2 miles
Distance
212 ft
Climb
-719 ft
Descent
00:24:59
Avg time

Rainbow Details

  • Riding area
    Three Blind Mice
    Penticton, British Columbia
  • AKA
    Rainbow Ridge
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Season
    April-November
  • TTFs on trail
    A-Frame, Bridge, Drop
  • Global Ranking
    #6451

Rainbow; she's a temper mental beast. Claimed a few pounds of skin at a recent Enduro race.
Rocks, slabs, speed, flat turns, drop turns, etc.
Its got enough to keep you on your toes.
After your cross the creek on the Rainbow Bridge (not yet painted as of this), head up (South) the FSR for about 50' and turn down the 2-track on your left (West). There will be a fence here from June-November that will need to be closed behind you.

Access Info

Via the Reservoir, head West down the 2-track for a couple hundred feet and you will see a trail veering up and left. You are locked in.
Via Sidewinder, head up the FSR 100' until the left hand fork. You are now nearing the Reservoir. Rainbow is on your right, look for the trail/signage.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Rainbow mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -507 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,427 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,031 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,975 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,467 ft
  • Grade max
    -29.554%
  • Grade min
    19.137%
  • Distance climb
    3,934 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    616 ft
  • Avg time
    00:24:59
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Status:
on May 9, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.55 (11 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to rainbow-18888 trailhead (49.580190, -119.519910)
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Rainbow Trail Reports

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May 9, 2018 @ 10:12pm
May 9, 2018
reporter
Clearer 200 trees
May 8, 2018 @ 9:00am
May 8, 2018
reporter Clear of snow and dry. There are 6 trees down in the first 300m. Clear until the road just before the old rainbow bridge, then another half...
May 6, 2018 @ 6:45pm
May 6, 2018
reporter Snow. Ice. Water. WAAAAATTTTEEERRRR
May 2, 2018 @ 10:01am
May 2, 2018
Lots of trees down across trail. Bailed down road back to marmot
Apr 21, 2018 @ 12:00am
Apr 21, 2018
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Photos

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Aug 16, 2016 @ 11:57am
Aug 16, 2016
Rainbow, Penticton
290 |
Oct 18, 2014 @ 5:37pm
Oct 18, 2014
Rainbow, Penticton
251 |
Oct 18, 2014 @ 5:37pm
Oct 18, 2014
Rainbow, Penticton
308 |
Jul 21, 2014 @ 12:45pm
Jul 21, 2014
Rainbow, Penticton

Routes with this trail

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Penticton | 2017 MEC BC Enduro Series presented by Intense Cycles race featured
14 miles
2015 BCES Penticton Full Course race
16 miles
2015 Singletrack 6 Stage 6 Three Blind Mice race
25 miles
2016 TransBC Day 2 - MICE (GPX) race
27 miles

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Videos

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Guy goes nutz over double rainbow
3:29 | 2564 | Jul 17, 2010 , Penticton
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0:05 | 412 | Jun 4, 2008 , Penticton

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