1 miles
Distance
7 ft
Climb
-956 ft
Descent
00:10:23
Avg time

Sloam Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Gillard
    Kelowna, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    A-Frame, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #20494 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2013

A loamy ride. A little tech with a little flow and some wooden features mixed in. Trailhead requires a truck to get to. Overall a fun way to start your ride at Gillard.

This trail is unsanctioned, use at your own risk!

More Stats for Sloam bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -949 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,255 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,204 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,204 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,255 ft
  • Grade
    -15.253%
  • Grade max
    -26.973%
  • Grade min
    4.039%
  • Distance climb
    179 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    88 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:23
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Status:
on Oct 12, 2019
Snow Covered
Avg: 4 (8 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • less popular
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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

  • 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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Sloam Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 10:18am
      Oct 12, 2019
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 9:58am
      Oct 10, 2019
      1cm to 2cm of snow from top to bottom. Slippery goodness. Sight lines are opening up with the leaves falling but it looks like the trail could...
      Sep 22, 2019 @ 10:23am
      Sep 22, 2019
      Sep 3, 2019 @ 5:37pm
      Sep 3, 2019
      Sadly someone has torn out the rainbow bridge slab feature at the beginning of the trail. Running well. Middle section is slightly overgrown, but...
      Jul 7, 2019 @ 7:53pm
      Jul 7, 2019
      Overgrown vegetation in a few sections but we cut all the low hanging trees out. Overall in good shape
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 98 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 126 rides
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      Photos

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      Jul 16, 2017 @ 7:44pm
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      Jul 16, 2017 @ 7:43pm
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      62 |
      Jul 16, 2017 @ 7:43pm
      Jul 16, 2017
      147 |
      Apr 22, 2016 @ 9:47pm
      Apr 22, 2016

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      13 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag fuckingsteve (Aug 18, 2019 at 14:57)
       Trailhead totally reachable by bike if you're even moderately fit. Total blast!
      [Reply]

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