1.8 miles
Distance
469 ft
Climb
-173 ft
Descent
00:21:53
Avg time

Riverside Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Cheakamus
    Whistler, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (3 votes)
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #42145 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #1008 in Trail Running
    • #2049 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Resort Municipality of Whistler

Fern Gully-esque, 1 torturous switch back section, 1 other steep but short section.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Riverside mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    297 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,985 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,285 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,988 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,283 ft
  • Grade
    3.1%
  • Grade max
    -30.3%
  • Grade min
    30.3%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    2,612 ft
  • Distance flat
    978 ft
  • Avg time
    00:21:53
  • Avg reverse time
    00:27:18
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Status:
on Aug 29, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 3.45 (7 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
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  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
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      Riverside Trail Reports

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      Aug 29, 2021 @ 2:42pm
      Aug 29, 2021
      Trail is in great shape.
      Jul 14, 2021 @ 3:02pm
      Jul 14, 2021
      Cleared the tree. Thank you to Outside Magazine for sending one of your pro photographers to document the process.
      Jul 12, 2021 @ 7:51pm
      Jul 12, 2021
      Tree down across the trail. 50.075998, lat -123.035168 long.
      May 18, 2021 @ 8:54pm
      May 18, 2021
      Open, rerouted Spring 2021 due to construction in cheakmus.
      Dec 9, 2020 @ 2:11pm
      Dec 9, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 115 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 409 rides
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      Feb 21, 2021 @ 7:11am
      Feb 21, 2021
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      May 7, 2020 @ 12:18am
      May 7, 2020
      27 |
      May 7, 2020 @ 12:18am
      May 7, 2020
      33 |
      Aug 16, 2018 @ 1:25pm
      Aug 16, 2018

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flipfantasia WORCA (Jul 29, 2014 at 11:39)
       this is a multi-use, 2-way trail, not biking/uphill primary
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      • + 1
      andrewbikeguide (Nov 19, 2016 at 16:36)
       The first video associated with this trail is of the 'Riverside jumps" dirt jump lines in the Whistler Village (next to Car Park 2) and not actually anywhere near the trail named "Riverside". Can some PB-TF admin move the video please.
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