2,950 ft
Distance
59 ft
Climb
-504 ft
Descent
00:06:02
Avg time

Twista Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Kalamalka Lake
    Vernon, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #3725 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

A very fun descent with tight corners and natural features.
Be aware this is a "Dark Blue" trail, probably the most aggressive Blue in the park.

More Stats for Twista bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -445 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,982 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,429 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,429 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,984 ft
  • Grade
    -15.091%
  • Grade max
    -40.563%
  • Grade min
    22.211%
  • Distance climb
    587 ft
  • Distance down
    2,291 ft
  • Distance flat
    73 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:02
  • Avg reverse time
    01:06:26
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Status:
on Oct 17, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.45 (15 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • 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 Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
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  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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

  • 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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to twista trailhead (50.189930, -119.233370)
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      Twista Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 8:40am
      Oct 17, 2019
      Great seasonal conditions.
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 10:07am
      Oct 10, 2019
      Tree cleared.
      Oct 9, 2019 @ 12:31pm
      Oct 9, 2019
      Tree down in one of the faster sections of trail, right at the bottom of a descent. Was able to stop in time but a group of riders would end in a...
      Sep 6, 2019 @ 1:43pm
      Sep 6, 2019
      Trail breaking down. Large root drops erosion now rides like black diamond not a blue Previously reported arge tree still down
      Aug 4, 2019 @ 10:28am
      Aug 4, 2019
      Tree down in a drop head banger need chainsaw
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 6 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 256 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,060 rides
      •  

      Photos

      more »
      8 |
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 12:48pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      322 |
      Oct 7, 2012 @ 7:50pm
      Oct 7, 2012
      1,561 |
      Oct 7, 2012 @ 7:49pm
      Oct 7, 2012
      352 |
      Sep 29, 2012 @ 3:56pm
      Sep 29, 2012

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag dosagushi (Mar 26, 2015 at 22:45)
       Fast and Flowy,
      this is probably my favourite trail in Kal.
      couple laps of this then shoot down into no boats on your way back out.
      [Reply]

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