3,173 ft
Distance
117 ft
Climb
-459 ft
Descent
00:13:24
Avg time

SGS Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Cypress Mountain
    West Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #24003 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    BPP

Traverses the flank paralleling CBR, exiting on the BLT. Close enough to the 2nd SB that
you can see it. Climb up from Blind Skier and descend a bench-cut trail with some bridges and TTF.

This trail is unsanctioned.

More Stats for SGS mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -341 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,040 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,465 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,381 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,040 ft
  • Grade max
    -75.078%
  • Grade min
    78.035%
  • Distance climb
    733 ft
  • Distance down
    2,440 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:24
  • Avg reverse time
    00:10:40
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Status:
on Aug 11, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.35 (11 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      SGS Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Aug 11, 2021 @ 9:10pm
      Aug 11, 2021
      Jan 26, 2021 @ 2:52pm
      Jan 26, 2021
      Downed trees cleared... however, the trail is under a foot of snow
      Dec 6, 2020 @ 9:05pm
      Dec 6, 2020
      To elaborate... the tree down is about 16-18” in diameter. Two sections of it fell across the last skinny, obliterating it. Chainsaw required...
      Nov 22, 2020 @ 1:29pm
      Nov 22, 2020
      Tree down and has taken out the skinny
      Oct 12, 2020 @ 7:14pm
      Oct 12, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 46 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 317 rides
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      Photos

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      Jun 10, 2019 @ 5:54pm
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      Jun 10, 2014 @ 10:16pm
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      655 |
      Jun 10, 2014 @ 10:16pm
      Jun 10, 2014
      438 |
      Apr 1, 2014 @ 11:42am
      Apr 1, 2014

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