837 ft
Distance
2 ft
Climb
-189 ft
Descent
00:01:54
Avg time

Slippery Canoe Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Cypress Mountain
    West Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #17859 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 65 in Trail Running
    • 45 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    BPP

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.

More Stats for Slippery Canoe mountain bike trail 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
    00:01:54
  • Avg reverse time
    00:35:06
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Status:
on Jul 31, 2021
Very Dry
Avg: 3.8 (9 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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      Slippery Canoe Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jul 31, 2021 @ 8:28am
      2 days
      Jun 9, 2021 @ 3:11pm
      Jun 9, 2021
      May 25, 2021 @ 4:26pm
      May 25, 2021
      Tacky and fast
      May 2, 2021 @ 9:50am
      May 2, 2021
      Apr 5, 2021 @ 4:40pm
      Apr 5, 2021
      No snow at all. Loose in spots. Great condition overall
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 13 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 244 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 857 rides
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      Photos

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      31 |
      Jan 14, 2021 @ 6:25pm
      Jan 14, 2021
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      Jan 14, 2021 @ 6:25pm
      Jan 14, 2021
      50 |
      Jan 8, 2021 @ 11:05pm
      Jan 8, 2021
      36 |
      Sep 25, 2019 @ 1:10am
      Sep 25, 2019

      Trail Lists

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Intro to Cypress Pedal Lap
      5 miles

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      Videos

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      Introduction to Cypress - Slippery Canoe
      9:14 | 7 | Jul 22, 2021 , West Vancouver
      Slippery Canoe - Cypress Mountain, Vancouver, BC
      2:15 | 181 | Jun 27, 2020 , West Vancouver
      Slippery Canoe - Cypress, West Vancouver
      1:21 | 268 | Nov 8, 2018 , West Vancouver
      Slippery Canoe || Cypress Mountain || Rhys Hill
      5:24 | 199 | Jul 17, 2018 , West Vancouver
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