This trail is permanently closed/decommissioned
854 ft
Distance
-310 ft
Descent
00:02:36
Avg time

Upper Snake Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Burnaby Mountain / SFU
    Burnaby, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    unknown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump
  • Local Popularity
    40 in Mountain Biking

Upper Snake is a permanently closed trail by the City of Burnaby, as is any trail that is under construction nearby. Please do not ride unsanctioned and closed trails.

Access Info

Trail head off of Mel's Trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Upper Snake mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -310 ft
  • Altitude min
    561 ft
  • Altitude max
    870 ft
  • Altitude start
    870 ft
  • Altitude end
    561 ft
  • Grade max
    -48.128%
  • Grade min
    -23.637%
  • Distance down
    854 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:36
  • Avg reverse time
    00:27:52
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Status:
on Mar 20, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 3.85 (6 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Activity Recordings
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  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
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  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
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      Upper Snake Trail Reports

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      Aug 21, 2021 @ 5:53pm
      Aug 21, 2021
      Not approved
      running great currently
      Dec 23, 2020 @ 7:02pm
      Dec 23, 2020
      Rejected
      Fence at the top but i am trying to rebuild the trail. big rutt in the second shoot and the main hip is running slow
      Mar 20, 2020 @ 6:44pm
      Mar 20, 2020
      Not running well, fence at top
      Apr 22, 2016 @ 11:37pm
      Apr 22, 2016
      Running Great!
      Oct 22, 2015 @ 11:33am
      Oct 22, 2015
      Still closed. Fence at top.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 36 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 176 rides
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      Photos

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      336 |
      Sep 22, 2015 @ 6:41pm
      Sep 22, 2015
      457 |
      Sep 22, 2015 @ 6:41pm
      Sep 22, 2015

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Ruta de Burnaby
      29 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 6
      ParkerJonesmtb (Nov 19, 2015 at 14:28)
       does anyone know where the new upper snake is supposed to be and when it's going to open
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