1.9 miles
Distance
703 ft
Climb
-529 ft
Descent
00:29:53
Avg time

Rusty Chainsaw Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    February to November.
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • TTFs on trail
    Rock Face
  • 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
    174 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,138 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,673 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,151 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,324 ft
  • Grade
    1.735%
  • Grade max
    -38.056%
  • Grade min
    38.287%
  • Distance climb
    5,046 ft
  • Distance down
    4,237 ft
  • Distance flat
    739 ft
  • Avg time
    00:29:53
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Status:
on May 11, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Rusty Chainsaw Trail Reports

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May 11, 2017 @ 2:52pm
May 11, 2017
reporter The KCTS trail-crew has now completed seasonal maintenance.
Apr 30, 2017 @ 5:11pm
Apr 30, 2017
Minor Water drainage issue, standing water on trail surface. Incredible trail, a welcome addition to the Bluff Trail, reminds me of Utah!
Apr 29, 2017 @ 5:55am
Apr 29, 2017
reporter A few muddy/wet spots, but getting drier every day.
Apr 10, 2017 @ 9:00pm
Apr 10, 2017
reporter Mostly dry with half a dozen wet spots and a hand full of longer wet mucky patches. No trees down.
Apr 2, 2017 @ 7:17pm
Apr 2, 2017
Lots Of mud and streams and snow. Needs another week
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Oct 17, 2016 @ 1:09pm
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Oct 17, 2016 @ 1:09pm
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Oct 17, 2016 @ 1:08pm
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Oct 17, 2016 @ 1:07pm
Oct 17, 2016
Rusty Chainsaw, Trail

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