1 miles
Distance
41 ft
Climb
-898 ft
Descent
00:16:30
Avg time

Saddle Lake Descent Details

  • Riding Area
    Grand Forks
    Grand Forks, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #7011 in Mountain Biking

A favorite way down from the top of the main Saddle Lake trail. Makes a nice loop for more epic rides. Many switchbacks and some loose sections which side hill along the mountain.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Saddle Lake Descent bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -857 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,917 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,777 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,774 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,917 ft
  • Grade
    -15.376%
  • Grade max
    -57.109%
  • Grade min
    23.145%
  • Distance climb
    385 ft
  • Distance down
    5,038 ft
  • Distance flat
    152 ft
  • Avg time
    00:16:30
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:24
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Status:
on Sep 19, 2018
Dry
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 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
  • Other Other
Directions to saddle-lake-descent trailhead (49.026300, -118.491320)
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Saddle Lake Descent Trail Reports

datedescription
Sep 19, 2018 @ 3:54pm
Sep 19, 2018
One medium tree down near the very bottom before you come back onto Saddle Lake Climb.
Jun 29, 2018 @ 12:39pm
Jun 29, 2018
Clear, no trees
Jun 11, 2018 @ 6:40pm
Jun 11, 2018
reporter Large tree down across trail at the bottom/rail grade.
May 9, 2018 @ 9:05am
May 9, 2018
A few berms built up just a little and new jump set to be done within the next week.
Mar 30, 2018 @ 4:46pm
Mar 30, 2018
Good to go!
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag Daddystyle (Oct 11, 2018 at 8:42)
 Tree and a few rocky rolls cleared towards the bottom
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