2 miles
Distance
197 ft
Climb
-197 ft
Descent
01:17:57
Avg time

Sidewinder Details

  • Riding Area
    Silver Star Mountain Resort
    Vernon, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Summer and fall
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #45378 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    20 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

Another scenic XC trail the Sidewinder Loop takes you from the Mountain View Cabin and out towards town giving you great views of the Monashee and Pinnacles Mountains as well as Terrace Mountain. It then loops you back to Mountain View Trail and back to the village.

Access Info

You can access Sidewinder from either Mountain View trail from the village, or BX Creek from Tube Town direction. The start and finish of the loop are within 50m of each other.

Bike Park

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Sidewinder bike trail
  • Altitude min
    4,972 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,046 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,019 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,019 ft
  • Grade max
    -77.36%
  • Grade min
    67.693%
  • Distance climb
    4,251 ft
  • Distance down
    3,792 ft
  • Distance flat
    588 ft
  • Avg time
    01:17:57
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:10
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Status:
on Oct 17, 2018
Avg: 2 (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 sidewinder-3375 trailhead (50.346070, -119.055870)
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Sidewinder Trail Reports

datedescription
Oct 17, 2018 @ 5:07pm
Oct 17, 2018
Jun 22, 2018 @ 10:00am
Jun 22, 2018
Sep 18, 2017 @ 7:45am
Sep 18, 2017
Thanks for the great season, we are now closed and getting ready for winter. It's now time to take advantage of the rest of the trail Vernon has...
Aug 26, 2017 @ 6:12pm
Aug 26, 2017
Jun 23, 2017 @ 8:36am
Jun 23, 2017
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Photos

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29 |
Oct 4, 2017 @ 9:46am
Oct 4, 2017
Sidewinder, Vernon
37 |
Sep 2, 2017 @ 10:57pm
Sep 2, 2017
Sidewinder, Falkland

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