2,892 ft
Distance
23 ft
Climb
-298 ft
Descent
00:12:59
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Rupert Trail

Rupert Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Alice Lake & Highlands
    Squamish, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #9 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Another legendary trail built by Gary McFarlane, The trail is an easy black, with optional intermediate options (all signed with a chicken).

The trail offers so many different styles of riding - XC, rock slabs, downhill rips, and some interesting wood-work. Definitely one of the highlight trails of the 2013/14 building season.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Rupert bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -275 ft
  • Altitude min
    894 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,186 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,169 ft
  • Altitude end
    894 ft
  • Grade
    -9.507%
  • Grade max
    -24.256%
  • Grade min
    7.729%
  • Distance climb
    335 ft
  • Distance down
    2,351 ft
  • Distance flat
    206 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:59
  • Avg reverse time
    00:54:06
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Status:
on Nov 13, 2019
Variable
Avg: 4.75 (129 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
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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

  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Rupert Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 38 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 2,872 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 6,498 rides
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      Nov 5, 2019 @ 3:09pm
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      386 |
      Aug 28, 2017 @ 5:39pm
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      Aug 28, 2017

      Trail Products

      11 Reviews & Comments

      • + 3
      flag adamr1 (Jul 30, 2015 at 18:39)
       One of the best Technical trails ridden with few medium sized rock rolls. Rode as a intermediate black ridder.
      [Reply]
      • + 3
      flag j-rawk (Feb 27, 2016 at 12:21)
       Fantastic trail!
      [Reply]
      • + 3
      flag mikemilo (Apr 15, 2017 at 22:18)
       lost wedding ring at top of initial uphill section of rupert. its a wooden/ dark tungsten metal ring PM me if found. Thanks.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag Amundsen (Sep 6, 2017 at 18:48)
       Too much character!
      [Reply]
      • + 2
      flag anthonyjoh (Oct 6, 2018 at 21:37)
       One of the best trails I've ever ridden. This trail has everything and will keep you on your toes until the end.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag elalib (Jun 18, 2019 at 16:46)
       Great flow with just enough tech.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag radek Mod Plus Trailforks (Jun 29, 2019 at 18:39)
       It's a really good flow on that tech
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag elalib (Jun 18, 2019 at 16:47)
       Great flow with just enough tech. The most fun black trail I’ve done in Squamish.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag TomParker (Jul 31, 2019 at 19:00)
       This is quite possibly one of the finest trails in existence. Flowy, slabby, fun tech. Simply sublime.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag Jeffob1 (Sep 5, 2019 at 17:16)
       A nice forgiving black trail with flow, tech and go arounds of all features. You’ll want to try the features as they are diverse and fun! Beauty!
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag twowheeledwanderer (Nov 14, 2019 at 11:14)
       Rupert is my favorite trail in Squamish. Fun rock slabs, cool wooden features, plenty to session, and easy to lap! Other trail favorites in Squamish are:
      twowheeledwanderer.com/posts/my-8-favorite-mountain-bike-trails-in-squamish-bc
      [Reply]

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