1 miles
Distance
726 ft
Climb
-56 ft
Descent
00:44:01
Avg time

Saddle Lake Climb Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Grand Forks
    Grand Forks, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #6768 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Singletrack trail from the old rail grade to the top of the mountain above Saddle lake. Wonderful view of Grand Forks and area from the top. Multiple options for decent.

Access Info

Look for the trailhead going up a grassy hill from the rail grade near Reservoir road.

More Stats for Saddle Lake Climb bike trail
  • Altitude change
    670 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,045 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,715 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,045 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,715 ft
  • Grade
    8.487%
  • Grade max
    -12.19%
  • Grade min
    29.472%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    1,433 ft
  • Distance flat
    393 ft
  • Avg time
    00:44:01
  • Avg reverse time
    00:21:54
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Status:
on Apr 12, 2019
Dry
Avg: 5 (1 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 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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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 saddle-lake-climb trailhead (49.022420, -118.500530)
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      Saddle Lake Climb Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Apr 12, 2019 @ 4:52pm
      Apr 12, 2019
      Early season superdirt! Shout out to the trail crew and mini-crew that swept and cleared the trail late last year!
      Nov 5, 2018 @ 7:50pm
      Nov 5, 2018
      Sep 19, 2018 @ 8:59pm
      Sep 19, 2018
      Clear from Reservoir Rd to the top. A little dry in sunny areas but in good shape.
      Jul 14, 2018 @ 1:06pm
      Jul 14, 2018
      The dozen or so trees have been cleared, props to the trail crew for the hard work!
      Jun 29, 2018 @ 12:41pm
      Jun 29, 2018
      Around 5 trees down
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 10 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 59 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      All
      • 57 rides
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      Photos

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      34 |
      Mar 30, 2018 @ 9:21pm
      Mar 30, 2018
      61 |
      Jun 9, 2017 @ 12:51pm
      Jun 9, 2017
      44 |
      Jun 1, 2017 @ 8:38am
      Jun 1, 2017

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      GF Tripple Crown
      30 miles
      Saddle from the rail grade and down chielf
      3 miles

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