2,917 ft
Distance
-444 ft
Descent
00:09:18
Avg time

Upper Tall Cans Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Cypress Mountain
    West Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #1886 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking

Entrance is deliberately discreet. A natural trail that switchbacks its way between
the BLT. Follows the terrain rather than crossing it.

This trail is unsanctioned, use at your own risk!

More Stats for Upper Tall Cans bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -444 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,268 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,712 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,712 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,270 ft
  • Grade
    -15.2%
  • Grade max
    -46.9%
  • Grade min
    2.9%
  • Distance climb
    85 ft
  • Distance down
    2,710 ft
  • Distance flat
    121 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:18
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Status:
on Oct 5, 2019
Wet
Avg: 4.5 (18 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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  • > 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
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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

  • 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
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      Upper Tall Cans Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Oct 5, 2019 @ 11:59am
      Oct 5, 2019
      Large Black Bear at end of trail.
      Sep 22, 2019 @ 8:48pm
      Sep 22, 2019
      Wet (of course but) running well. I’m really happy with how the work around the rock is holding - glad to see people using both lines: over...
      Sep 20, 2019 @ 11:23am
      Sep 20, 2019
      reporter All clear
      Jun 27, 2019 @ 1:44pm
      Jun 27, 2019
      Running great. There is now a go around for the Rock of Death. Riders who want to avoid it can stay high and stay on riders right to go around...
      May 21, 2019 @ 3:38am
      May 21, 2019
      Please look at the damage that is being caused by riding the inside of the rock line. It’s bad. That corner will we blown out before we know it...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 11 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 200 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 558 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      10 |
      Sep 22, 2019 @ 10:15am
      Sep 22, 2019
      587 |
      Nov 29, 2014 @ 8:27pm
      Nov 29, 2014
      501 |
      Nov 29, 2014 @ 8:26pm
      Nov 29, 2014
      602 |
      Apr 1, 2014 @ 11:44am
      Apr 1, 2014

      Trail Lists

      Routes with this trail

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      Intro to Cypress Pedal Lap
      5 miles

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