2 miles
Distance
214 ft
Climb
-1,200 ft
Descent
1,260 ft
High Point

THALETEL Details

  • Riding Area
    Chilliwack Community Forest
    Chilliwack, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • TTFs on Trail
    A-Frame, Bridge, Log Ride
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Thaletel is a smooth windy all mountain/downhill trail starting from the top of Spotlem in the Community Forest and terminating at Lewx Qwò:m Park on HackBrown Road. It is a multiuse trail shared with hikers and runners, but has numerous bike features including rocks, drops, kickers and a log ride.
Thaletel is the Helqemeylem name for the wild ginger which grows along the trail. Pronounced "THA la tell" it literally means "like a heart".

Local Trail Association
More Stats for THALETEL bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -986 ft
  • Altitude min
    243 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,229 ft
  • Altitude end
    243 ft
  • Grade
    -11.499%
  • Grade max
    -49.314%
  • Grade min
    52.828%
  • Distance climb
    1,540 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    495 ft
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Status:
on Jan 7, 2019
Prevalent Mud
Avg: 4.35 (3 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • 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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      THALETEL Trail Reports

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      Jan 7, 2019 @ 3:15pm
      Jan 7, 2019
      reporter This trail is going to be great once it beds in in the spring and summer . lots of very muddy spots today . Thanks to the builders for the nice...
      Jan 5, 2019 @ 3:54pm
      Jan 5, 2019
      Jan 5, 2019 @ 3:54pm
      Jan 5, 2019
      Mostly in good shape, with some patches of deep mud. The new ride-around above the canyon keeps you out of the worst of the muck!
      Jan 3, 2019 @ 7:12am
      Jan 3, 2019
      Building a reroute around the muddy log road section.
      Dec 16, 2018 @ 3:41pm
      Dec 16, 2018
      Amazing trail but is getting worn out due to the rain and over use. We should let the run heal up from over use
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 17 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
      All
      • 0 rides
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