2,076 ft
Distance
16 ft
Climb
-106 ft
Descent
00:02:43
Avg time

Upper Switchback Details

  • Riding area
    Redstone
    Rossland, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    June - Nov
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • Global Ranking
  • OSM Way

Used to connect Crown Point through to the Railgrade if looping back to Malde Ck Rd or Rossland.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Upper Switchback mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -90 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,607 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,706 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,697 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,607 ft
  • Grade
    -4.322%
  • Grade max
    -18.421%
  • Grade min
    10.827%
  • Distance climb
    419 ft
  • Distance down
    1,482 ft
  • Distance flat
    175 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:43
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:23
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Status:
on Mar 19, 2018
Snow Covered
Avg: 2 (1 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to upper-switchback-2178 trailhead (49.068860, -117.762950)
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Upper Switchback Trail Reports

datedescription
Mar 19, 2018 @ 9:33am
Mar 19, 2018
reporter
Mar 19, 2018 @ 9:25am
Mar 19, 2018
reporter
Jan 14, 2018 @ 7:53pm
Jan 14, 2018
Sep 1, 2016 @ 5:18am
Sep 1, 2016
Jun 8, 2016 @ 2:21pm
Jun 8, 2016
reporter The KCTS Trail Crew has completed annual maintenance. Contrary to the description, both the Upper and Lower Switchbacks are sanctioned trails.
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Routes with this trail

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SMDA - Crown Point
25 miles
Drake's / Doukhobor / Tamarack / Crown Point
12 miles
Diana's 60K Ride
42 miles
Crown Point (Malde FSR Shuttle)
7 miles

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