837 ft
Distance
2 ft
Climb
-189 ft
Descent
00:01:39
Avg time

Slippery Canoe Details

  • Riding Area
    Cypress Mountain
    West Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #17859 in Mountain Biking

A short trail between a switchback on the BLT. Alternate easy line to Wild Cherry.

Access Info

Accessed off the BLT before Wild Cherry,
exits back onto the BLT. About as easy as it
gets on Cypress.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Slippery Canoe bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -188 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,869 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,057 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,057 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,869 ft
  • Grade
    -22.425%
  • Grade max
    -53.792%
  • Distance climb
    3 ft
  • Distance down
    787 ft
  • Distance flat
    46 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:39
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Status:
on Apr 9, 2018
Wet
Avg: 3.85 (6 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 slippery-canoe trailhead (49.362260, -123.215100)
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Slippery Canoe Trail Reports

datedescription
Apr 9, 2018 @ 2:50pm
Apr 9, 2018
Major water erosion. Last 20% of the trail is a full on creek with lots of pooling at bottom. No trees down on trail though.
Mar 17, 2018 @ 1:12pm
Mar 17, 2018
Cleared the blowdown debris, which was substantial
Dec 31, 2017 @ 5:06pm
Dec 31, 2017
As long as you kept rolling all good.
Oct 10, 2017 @ 4:16pm
Oct 10, 2017
May 28, 2017 @ 9:41pm
May 28, 2017
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Jul 4, 2017 @ 8:29pm
Jul 4, 2017
Slippery Canoe, West Vancouver
117 |
Dec 10, 2016 @ 9:20am
Dec 10, 2016
Slippery Canoe, West Vancouver

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