2 miles
Distance
275 ft
Climb
-745 ft
Descent
00:18:59
Avg time

Spruce Lake Main Details

  • Riding Area
    South Chilcotin Mountains Provincial Park
    Gold Bridge, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #44194 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager

A busy trail that skirts the lake. Lake section is muddy in early season and after rains. As shown, this track incorporates a portion of the lower grasslands trail as well.

As with all BC Parks trials, ride this trail with caution and be ready to dismount for horses and give way to hikers or other riders.

NOTE: At the request of Parks, please do not post times to the leader board for this or any Parks trail. Respect this wish and help ensure the experience of riding in the South Chilcotins will be available for years to come.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Spruce Lake Main bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -470 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,669 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,250 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,139 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,669 ft
  • Grade
    -3.979%
  • Grade max
    -31.893%
  • Grade min
    25.047%
  • Distance climb
    4,134 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    628 ft
  • Avg time
    00:18:59
  • Avg reverse time
    00:38:51
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Status:
on Jul 9, 2018
Variable
Avg: 2.6 (5 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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  • Uphill Only
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  • Access Road/Trail
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  • 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
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  • 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
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      Spruce Lake Main Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jul 9, 2018 @ 3:44pm
      Jul 9, 2018
      reporter
      May 30, 2018 @ 6:56pm
      May 30, 2018
      reporter
      Sep 30, 2017 @ 6:03pm
      Sep 30, 2017
      reporter recent rains are making for dust free trails. Some snow in the high passes
      Aug 4, 2017 @ 3:33pm
      Aug 4, 2017
      reporter Dry, dusty, summer conditions. Caution on powdery corners.
      Jul 17, 2017 @ 8:40pm
      Jul 17, 2017
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 6 rides
      • 34 miles avg distance
      All
      • 23 rides
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      Photos

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      243 |
      Apr 21, 2017 @ 7:56am
      Apr 21, 2017
      Spruce Lake Main, Pemberton
      114 |
      Apr 21, 2017 @ 7:56am
      Apr 21, 2017
      Spruce Lake Main, Pemberton
      140 |
      Feb 13, 2017 @ 8:03pm
      Feb 13, 2017
      Spruce Lake Main, Gold Bridge
      271 |
      Sep 26, 2016 @ 9:43am
      Sep 26, 2016
      Spruce Lake Main, Squamish

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      Landing on Spruce Lake
      1:35 | 281 | Sep 8, 2015 , Gold Bridge
      South Chilcotin's - Partial Spruce Lake descent
      13:54 | 366 | Aug 31, 2014 , Gold Bridge
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