1,218 ft
Distance
8 ft
Climb
-349 ft
Descent
00:01:34
Avg time

Details

  • Riding Area
    Rivenrock
    Carterton
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Global Ranking
    #44049 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2017
  • Land Manager

A fairly steep and loose downhill trail. Some tight switchbacks and loose gravel in places.

Finishes up at a clearing with the option to climb back up to the main access road.

Access Info

Climb into the park or take the shuttle to the clearing at the top of Blackberry Lane. Pick up Pioneer Trail and follow it until you see the Staircase sign.

Bike Park

More Stats for Staircase / Forest Elbow bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -343 ft
  • Altitude min
    918 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,268 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,261 ft
  • Altitude end
    918 ft
  • Grade
    -28.149%
  • Grade max
    -44.03%
  • Grade min
    10.199%
  • Distance climb
    97 ft
  • Distance down
    1,121 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:34
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Status:
Avg: 2.4 (5 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • 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
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • 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
Directions to staircase--forest-elbow trailhead (-40.907880, 175.522970)
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag Notapmit (Apr 28, 2018 at 17:54)
 Can be easily accessed from the end of Radiata Rumble.
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