3.0 miles
2,614 ft
-514 ft
1.3 miles
High Point

Tamarack Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
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One of the Island Lake hiking trails, the only reason to go up here as a biker is if you have decided to do the epic Mountain Lakes Trail. You will be carrying your bike for a chunk of it.

Access Info

Either from Island Lake Lodge follow the signs, or turn right off of Lazy Lizard as it nears the lodge. Signage is good.

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More Stats for Tamarack mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    2,099 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,391 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,497 ft
  • Altitude end
    1.2 miles
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2.2 miles
  • Distance down
    3,961 ft
  • Distance flat
    457 ft
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Directions to tamarack-59254 trailhead (49.508800, -115.176470)
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Routes with this trail

Heiko's Mountain Lake Trail
14.7 miles
Lazy Lizard
4.4 miles

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