3,916 ft
Distance
20 ft
Climb
-561 ft
Descent
00:04:42
Avg time

Steam Shovel Details

  • Riding Area
    Sun Peaks Resort
    Sun Peaks, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #12250 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager

This is our signature machine made trail for those who like to send it, and don't want to pedal. This trail features jumps, tables, and two rock faces.

Bike Park

More Stats for Steam Shovel bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -541 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,577 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,118 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,118 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,577 ft
  • Grade
    -13.82%
  • Grade max
    -52.45%
  • Grade min
    13.743%
  • Distance climb
    290 ft
  • Distance down
    3,247 ft
  • Distance flat
    379 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:42
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Status:
on Sep 1, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.5 (10 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 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
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      Steam Shovel Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Sep 1, 2018 @ 12:57pm
      Sep 1, 2018
      Wicked good riding.
      Sep 2, 2017 @ 4:30pm
      Sep 2, 2017
      Super dry and dusty.
      Aug 24, 2017 @ 7:56am
      Aug 24, 2017
      Aug 7, 2017 @ 5:34pm
      Aug 7, 2017
      Aug 6, 2017 @ 8:39pm
      Aug 6, 2017
      Reasonable spacing still allows pretty good visibility through dust. Traction is less as dust builds in some areas, but still sufficient. ????
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 42 rides
      • 22 miles avg distance
      All
      • 178 rides
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      Photos

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      41 |
      Sep 4, 2018 @ 2:27pm
      Sep 4, 2018
      Steam Shovel, Sun Peaks
      16 |
      Aug 2, 2018 @ 10:27am
      Aug 2, 2018
      Steam Shovel, Sun Peaks
      31 |
      Aug 2, 2018 @ 10:27am
      Aug 2, 2018
      Steam Shovel, Sun Peaks
      100 |
      Aug 1, 2018 @ 8:04am
      Aug 1, 2018
      Steam Shovel, Sydney

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