992 ft
Distance
13 ft
Climb
-52 ft
Descent
00:02:10
Avg time

Rainbow Express Details

  • Riding Area
    Westside - Sproatt
    Whistler, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #30537 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Resort Municipality of Whistler

A trail used to bypass the long, winding section of A River Runs Through It. Useful at the start of the year when River Runs Through It is often flooded. Also can be used to form a loop without having to ride back on the road.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Rainbow Express bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -40 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,141 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,190 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,181 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,141 ft
  • Grade
    -4.034%
  • Grade max
    -12.872%
  • Grade min
    11.308%
  • Distance climb
    249 ft
  • Distance down
    599 ft
  • Distance flat
    144 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:10
  • Avg reverse time
    00:01:54
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Status:
on Oct 12, 2018
Wet
Avg: 3.35 (3 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

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

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

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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 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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      Rainbow Express Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Oct 12, 2018 @ 2:46pm
      Oct 12, 2018
      Bit damp but overall running very well!
      Oct 1, 2018 @ 3:27pm
      Oct 1, 2018
      Aug 15, 2018 @ 8:59am
      Aug 15, 2018
      Saw cubs and mama bear again just after end of Rainbow where it connects again to River Runs through (South end).
      Sep 16, 2017 @ 7:43pm
      Sep 16, 2017
      Jul 18, 2017 @ 5:16pm
      Jul 18, 2017
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 144 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 652 rides
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