2 miles
Distance
681 ft
Climb
-510 ft
Descent
00:31:34
Avg time

Rusty Chainsaw Details

  • Riding area
    Trail Bluffs
    Trail, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    February to November
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • TTFs on trail
    Ladder Bridge, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2016
  • Land Manager
    Kootenay Columbia Trails Society

Completed during summer 2016 by the KCTS, the Rusty Chainsaw trail adds slightly more challenging cross-country riding to the Bluffs trail network. Lots of elaborate trail construction, technical crux moves and incredible views.Ride in a counter clockwise direction.

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More Stats for Rusty Chainsaw mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    171 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,138 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,673 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,155 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,326 ft
  • Grade
    1.775%
  • Grade max
    -35.238%
  • Grade min
    41.223%
  • Distance climb
    4,790 ft
  • Distance down
    4,144 ft
  • Distance flat
    722 ft
  • Avg time
    00:31:34
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Status:
on Apr 14, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.5 (2 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 rusty-chainsaw trailhead (49.112721, -117.701522)
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Rusty Chainsaw Trail Reports

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Apr 14, 2018 @ 1:06pm
Apr 14, 2018
In good shape. A couple of small puddles. Two sections of snow left, a few bike lengths, totally rideable. Overall drier than Bluffs trail.
Apr 9, 2018 @ 3:07pm
Apr 9, 2018
Climb ccw is clear of snow. A little mud and water but overall able to be ridden without doing damage if you are careful. Snow patches starting...
Mar 19, 2018 @ 9:32am
Mar 19, 2018
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Mar 19, 2018 @ 9:30am
Mar 19, 2018
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Mar 19, 2018 @ 9:26am
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Oct 17, 2016 @ 1:09pm
Oct 17, 2016
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Oct 17, 2016 @ 1:09pm
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Oct 17, 2016 @ 1:07pm
Oct 17, 2016
Rusty Chainsaw, Trail

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