2.3 miles
Distance
212 ft
Climb
-719 ft
Descent
00:24:05
Avg time

Rainbow Details

  • Riding area
  • AKA
    Rainbow Ridge
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Season
    April-November
  • TTFs on trail
    A-Frame, Bridge, Drop
  • Global Ranking
    #8129

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.

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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
    1.4 miles
  • Distance flat
    616 ft
  • Avg time
    00:24:05
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on May 4, 2017
Avg: 4.4 (5 votes)

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Rainbow Trail Reports

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May 4, 2017 @ 11:26am
May 4, 2017
reporter
Apr 28, 2017 @ 8:29am
Apr 28, 2017
reporter Cluster of three big trees down at the bottom of a fast section around a corner. Heads up will try and remove pronto.
Apr 27, 2017 @ 10:33pm
Apr 27, 2017
Okay right now but the frost is definitely coming out and will be quite wet shortly.
Mar 19, 2017 @ 7:39pm
Mar 19, 2017
reporter
Sep 12, 2016 @ 8:19am
Sep 12, 2016
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Aug 16, 2016 @ 11:57am
Aug 16, 2016
Rainbow, Penticton
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Oct 18, 2014 @ 5:37pm
Oct 18, 2014
Rainbow, Penticton
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Oct 18, 2014 @ 5:37pm
Oct 18, 2014
Rainbow, Penticton
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Oct 18, 2014 @ 5:34pm
Oct 18, 2014
Rainbow, Penticton

Routes with this trail

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

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Guy goes nutz over double rainbow
3:29 | 2414 | Jul 17, 2010 , Penticton
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0:05 | 356 | Jun 4, 2008 , Penticton

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