449 ft
Distance
5 ft
Climb
-14 ft
Descent
00:27:22
Avg time

Sidewinder Shortcut Details

  • Riding Area
    Silver Star Mountain Resort
    Vernon, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Summer and fall
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #55929 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    20 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

Sidewinder Short Cut is a short piece of trail that links back up with Sidewinder if you are in a hurry or are running out of gas. It basically cuts out a moderate climb and extra 800+m of trail on Sidewinder.

Access Info

Right off of Sidewinder trail and links back up with Sidewinder very quickly.

Bike Park

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Sidewinder Shortcut bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -9 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,013 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,027 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,022 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,013 ft
  • Grade
    -2.069%
  • Grade max
    -5.863%
  • Grade min
    7.373%
  • Distance climb
    64 ft
  • Distance down
    345 ft
  • Distance flat
    40 ft
  • Avg time
    00:27:22
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:06
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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-shortcut trailhead (50.339940, -119.052400)
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      Sidewinder Shortcut Trail Reports

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      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...
      Jun 23, 2017 @ 8:36am
      Jun 23, 2017
      Sep 28, 2015 @ 8:38am
      Sep 28, 2015
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      6 Months
      • 4 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 87 rides
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