3,395 ft
Distance
135 ft
Climb
-94 ft
Descent
00:08:19
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Salamander Trail

Salamander Details

  • Riding area
    Heritage Mountain
    Mission, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking

Some intermediate sections will challenge novice riders, but can easily be walked. Main trail to connect Hatzic with Heritage Park. All downhill trails from the Heritage riding area feed down to this trail.

This is a hand-built trails for light recreational use. Biking or hiking only. No horses or motorized vehicles allowed.

Access Info

Access from end of Jasper. Going in from Heritage Park Secondary School accesses a network of paths and trails, so it can be trickier to get to the climbing trails. Best access is to go in from Prentis Ave., cross the small creek on the road between the school and church, and enter the trail on the south side of the road, across from the church.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Salamander mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    41 ft
  • Altitude min
    182 ft
  • Altitude max
    266 ft
  • Altitude start
    206 ft
  • Altitude end
    247 ft
  • Grade
    1.217%
  • Grade max
    -13.907%
  • Grade min
    21.907%
  • Distance climb
    2,044 ft
  • Distance down
    1,350 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:19
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:24
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Status:
on Nov 16, 2017
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Avg: 2.35 (3 votes)

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Salamander Trail Reports

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Nov 16, 2017 @ 1:33pm
Nov 16, 2017
reporter Leaves, leaves, and more leaves. But that's all. Good to go.
Nov 1, 2017 @ 3:08pm
Nov 1, 2017
Massive tree down just past the short steep hill climb thru creekbed / ravine. Big chainsaw or maybe a short ride around reroute may be in order!
Jun 1, 2017 @ 12:12pm
Jun 1, 2017
Jun 1, 2017 @ 12:12pm
Jun 1, 2017
Did some trimming of blackberries and nettles that were encroaching onto the trail. Also cleared a pile of large fallen branches from the middle...
Mar 30, 2017 @ 6:19am
Mar 30, 2017
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Photos

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Jul 15, 2017 @ 2:15pm
Jul 15, 2017
Salamander, Mission
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Mar 8, 2017 @ 12:17pm
Mar 8, 2017
Salamander, Mission
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Mar 26, 2009 @ 9:12am
Mar 26, 2009
Salamander, Mission
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Mar 26, 2009 @ 9:11am
Mar 26, 2009
Salamander, Mission

Routes with this trail

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Every Trail XC Challenge
5 miles
Climb to Upper Saddle
4,981 ft
Climb to Upper Saddle from Prentis
1 miles
Second Choice
4 miles

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag sidecut (Jul 15, 2017 at 14:17)
 A lot of fun for a green trail, with some nice little compressions and a small skills area at the end. Nice work trail builders!
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