1 miles
Distance
57 ft
Climb
-1,262 ft
Descent
00:12:49
Avg time

Redhead Details

  • Riding area
    Red Mountain
    Rossland, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Drop, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking

Upper Redhead is a smooth pumpy rollercoaster winding down the lower area of 'Poochies trees'. Lower Redhead gets a little steeper and rockier. Lower Redhead is a steeper, gnarlier alternative to descending lower Redtop. Great to add a bit more to the ride as well; can be combined with Redtop to make a variety of loops. This trail is NOT recommended for hiking.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Redhead mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,205 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,847 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,052 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,052 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,847 ft
  • Grade
    -15.739%
  • Grade max
    -55.954%
  • Grade min
    19.226%
  • Distance climb
    713 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    260 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:49
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Status:
on Aug 6, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3.4 (5 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 redhead trailhead (49.091679, -117.819089)
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Redhead Trail Reports

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Aug 6, 2018 @ 9:31pm
Aug 6, 2018
There are some grouse who are very tame up at the top of red head. I came across them today while they were doing a mating dance in the middle of...
Jun 30, 2018 @ 1:02pm
Jun 30, 2018
Excellent! The moisture keeps everything grippy.
May 24, 2018 @ 5:03am
May 24, 2018
reporter Cleared of windfall.
Mar 19, 2018 @ 9:33am
Mar 19, 2018
reporter
Mar 19, 2018 @ 9:25am
Mar 19, 2018
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag bendtrails (3 hours ago)
 Really nice rock work and exposure on this trail. Was super impressed with the large armored switchback part way down.
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