1 miles
Distance
54 ft
Climb
-559 ft
Descent
00:11:53
Avg time

Upper Ed Details

  • Riding Area
    King Eddie Plateau
    Vernon, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Season
    May to November
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #21884 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Upper Ed is a great addition to the classic all mountain trail Big Ed. Some steeper rocky features near the top and one techy rock garden, then crosses over the road dropping down to the intersection of Tombstone, Big Ed, and Teddy Bear's Picnic.

Access Info

Shuttle or Pedal

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Upper Ed bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -506 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,070 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,588 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,588 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,082 ft
  • Grade
    -8.492%
  • Grade max
    -26.51%
  • Grade min
    30.785%
  • Distance climb
    490 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    152 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:53
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Status:
on May 19, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4 (4 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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      Upper Ed Trail Reports

      datedescription
      May 19, 2018 @ 3:01pm
      May 19, 2018
      Cleared all trees. In great shape.
      May 19, 2018 @ 3:01pm
      May 19, 2018
      Cleared all trees. In great shape.
      Sep 28, 2017 @ 9:07pm
      Sep 28, 2017
      reporter Excellent trail conditions. Stoked on this trail right now!
      May 29, 2017 @ 10:42pm
      May 29, 2017
      reporter
      Great night of trail building/maintenance to finish up the extension of Big Ed to the top.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 10 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 80 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      153 |
      Jun 11, 2017 @ 8:30pm
      Jun 11, 2017
      | 1 comments Upper Ed, Vernon

      Routes with this trail

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      titleratingdistance
      tower of power
      21 miles
      Sometimes we Shuttle
      16 miles
      The new Ed
      17 miles
      Good times with some climbs
      18 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag BrianGoertzen1993 (Sep 19, 2018 at 13:06)
       Access road closed due to logging
      [Reply]

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