4,394 ft
Distance
38 ft
Climb
-463 ft
Descent
00:08:44
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Silver Star Sovereign Network
    Vernon, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #5611 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

A few nice rock slabs on the middle section of trail with some good flow in the forest sections. You will be off the brakes for most of this one and get to experience a little bit of technical rock. Great trail to build some skills before heading to Hammered Cow.

More Stats for Rock Is The New Berm bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -425 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,216 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,641 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,641 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,216 ft
  • Grade
    -9.679%
  • Grade max
    -30.31%
  • Grade min
    17.381%
  • Distance climb
    433 ft
  • Distance down
    3,961 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:44
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Status:
on Aug 22, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.75 (11 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • 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 Groomed
  • 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
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  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to rock-is-the-new-berm trailhead (50.360750, -119.094330)
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      Rock Is The New Berm Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Aug 22, 2019 @ 5:50pm
      Aug 22, 2019
      Awesome condition it’s dry but not very dusty
      Jul 14, 2019 @ 1:09pm
      Jul 14, 2019
      May 27, 2019 @ 2:05pm
      May 27, 2019
      May 25, 2019 @ 2:29pm
      May 25, 2019
      Middle and lower are all clear. Upper has some snow patches still
      Jul 10, 2018 @ 8:48am
      Jul 10, 2018
      reporter
      Some features re-worked including the exit onto threadz. Well done and thanks to the NOCS volunteers!
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 6 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 231 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      All
      • 565 rides
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      Photos

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      Jul 27, 2019 @ 11:34pm
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      Jun 16, 2019 @ 3:46pm
      Jun 16, 2019
      58 |
      Jun 16, 2019 @ 3:46pm
      Jun 16, 2019

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      Rock is the New Berm (Gimbal POV)
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