4,019 ft
Distance
73 ft
Climb
-264 ft
Descent
00:12:10
Avg time

Runaway Train Details

  • Riding area
    Cheakamus
    Whistler, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
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  • Physical rating
    Moderate
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More Stats for Runaway Train mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -191 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,690 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,890 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,890 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,699 ft
  • Grade
    -4.763%
  • Grade max
    -27.105%
  • Grade min
    24.474%
  • Distance climb
    870 ft
  • Distance down
    2,562 ft
  • Distance flat
    587 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:10
  • Avg reverse time
    00:15:12
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Status:
on Sep 12, 2018
Variable
Avg: 2.75 (4 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
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Runaway Train Trail Reports

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Sep 12, 2018 @ 10:15am
Sep 12, 2018
Brush clearing all over the trail next to the highway
May 11, 2018 @ 1:28pm
May 11, 2018
Still a creek after the end of the line junction. I’d try the other trail instead
May 7, 2018 @ 10:16pm
May 7, 2018
Tonight it was the same as the report from 2 days ago: clear except had to ride through water on the trail which was fun ????
May 5, 2018 @ 9:28pm
May 5, 2018
No deadfall, but quite of bit of leaves on the trails. Towards the end, after the split from End of Line, the trail becomes a creek/pond. It's not...
Apr 23, 2018 @ 1:15pm
Apr 23, 2018
Winter deadfall has been cleared.
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Sep 12, 2018 @ 10:15am
Sep 12, 2018
Runaway Train, Whistler
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May 7, 2018 @ 10:17pm
May 7, 2018
Runaway Train, Whistler
2,525 |
Oct 17, 2010 @ 4:35pm
Oct 17, 2010
Runaway Train, Whistler
2,250 |
Oct 17, 2010 @ 4:35pm
Oct 17, 2010
| 3 comments Runaway Train, Whistler

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1 Review & Comments

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flag shelaine22 (Aug 11, 2017 at 19:03)
 Thought linking Trash, Train Wreck, and Runaway Train would be a good ride. It was NOT. These trails are more like hiking trails that you can kinda bike. Hard to link a lot of the sections together on these trails without walking. Kept expecting to ride something cool but it just never came.... The photos on Trailforks and Pinkbike are deceiving as there isn't a single remnant of a train on Runaway Train. The stuff you see on Train Wreck is not actually a rideable section of trail. Just a bunch of rail cars with remnants of what used to be a cool looking ride. Now, just a spiderweb of trails full of hiking tourists. None of these were worth it.
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Runaway Train
2:48 | 905 | May 26, 2010 , Whistler
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