2,997 ft
Distance
48 ft
Climb
-570 ft
Descent
00:12:03
Avg time

Snake Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Monte Christo - KC
    Rossland, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, Fat
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump, Rock Face, Skinny, Teeter Totter
  • Global Ranking
    #62580 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #46987 in Trail Running
    • #54636 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • OSM Way

Steep switchbacking trail with many rock gardens and steep technical sections.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Snake mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -522 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,655 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,223 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,178 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,655 ft
  • Grade
    -17.421%
  • Grade max
    -44.082%
  • Grade min
    12.252%
  • Distance climb
    575 ft
  • Distance down
    2,264 ft
  • Distance flat
    157 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:03
  • Avg reverse time
    00:18:11
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Status:
on May 19, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 3.55 (7 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Snake Trail Reports

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      May 19, 2022 @ 5:37pm
      May 19, 2022
      The trail is snow free and running well
      May 10, 2022 @ 6:50pm
      May 10, 2022
      Snow on the initial climb and down to the first drop. Clear after the drop.
      Aug 23, 2021 @ 6:17pm
      Aug 23, 2021
      First time on this trail. That is some fun jankie jank.
      May 15, 2021 @ 10:30am
      May 15, 2021
      May 3, 2021 @ 2:25pm
      May 3, 2021
      reporter The KCTS trail crew has completed it's annual inspection and maintenance. Still some snow over the top.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 53 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      All
      • 614 rides
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      Photos

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      19 |
      Sep 25, 2021 @ 9:38pm
      Sep 25, 2021
      433 |
      Aug 9, 2015 @ 6:41pm
      Aug 9, 2015
      504 |
      Aug 2, 2008 @ 1:52pm
      Aug 2, 2008
      644 |
      Aug 2, 2008 @ 1:52pm
      Aug 2, 2008

      Routes with this trail

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      Mongoose / KC Ridge / Spring Cleaning5 miles
      Rossland 10063 miles

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      Snake Trail | 3rd Person | HRCS Day 14
      4:30 | 324 | Oct 13, 2018 , Rossland
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