2 miles
Distance
1,410 ft
Climb
-209 ft
Descent
00:40:28
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Slopes (Upper Section) Trail

Details

  • Riding area
    Mt. Swansea
    Invermere, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • Global Ranking

This is the pedal uptrack. It is a very tough uphill, even for the most fit people. It isn't technically challenging, just steep.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Slopes (Upper Section) mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    1,201 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,148 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,349 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,148 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,349 ft
  • Grade
    12.634%
  • Grade max
    -30.778%
  • Grade min
    61.134%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    2,228 ft
  • Distance flat
    61 ft
  • Avg time
    00:40:28
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Status:
on Apr 16, 2018
Snow Covered
Avg: 3 (2 votes)

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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to slopes-upper-section trailhead (50.498562, -115.957088)
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Slopes (Upper... Trail Reports

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Apr 16, 2018 @ 1:41pm
Apr 16, 2018
reporter Still snow covered - the melt is taking a while this year, so it's going to be a late opening!
Apr 14, 2018 @ 11:00am
Apr 14, 2018
Apr 12, 2018 @ 7:55am
Apr 12, 2018
reporter
Mar 26, 2018 @ 9:16am
Mar 26, 2018
reporter Still knee deep snow, even at lower elevations. It's going to be a late start this year!
Mar 26, 2018 @ 9:00am
Mar 26, 2018
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Swansea Easy Route
7 miles

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