1.9 miles
Distance
221 ft
Climb
-787 ft
Descent
00:15:25
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Kimberley Area Trails
    Kimberley, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    April-November
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #5933 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #20947 in Trail Running
    • #93653 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 60 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

The entrance to this trail is located about 150 feet down from the Mr. Toad and Summer Trailheads. Join this up with Shapeshifter and Hoodoo View trail for a great cross country descent (or climb).

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Upper Thunder Turkey mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -566 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,783 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,349 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,349 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,783 ft
  • Grade max
    -34.692%
  • Grade min
    20.136%
  • Distance climb
    2,980 ft
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    677 ft
  • Avg time
    00:15:25
  • Avg reverse time
    00:41:44
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Status:
on Sep 11, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.65 (11 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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      Upper Thunder Turkey Trail Reports

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      Sep 11, 2021 @ 4:32pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      Aug 11, 2021 @ 3:25pm
      Aug 11, 2021
      No dust today. Damp but not wet. Loose in places for sure. No trees down. Despite the logging, these trails are remarkably in tact. Kudos the folk...
      Jul 19, 2021 @ 9:12am
      Jul 19, 2021
      Jul 15, 2021 @ 11:43am
      Jul 15, 2021
      3 or 4 trees down above lower mr toad junction. 6 to 10 inches. Can climb over.
      Jul 11, 2021 @ 6:41am
      Jul 11, 2021
      reporter Tree cleared with Katanaboy manual saw because of fire danger from leftover logging debris.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 8 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 283 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 819 rides
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      Photos

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      Sep 9, 2021 @ 3:58pm
      Sep 9, 2021
      8 |
      Jul 8, 2021 @ 1:52pm
      Jul 8, 2021
      43 |
      Jun 19, 2019 @ 5:34pm
      Jun 19, 2019
      48 |
      Oct 14, 2018 @ 12:07pm
      Oct 14, 2018

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      20 miles
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      22 miles
      NP Ride: South End Flow
      8 miles

      4 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      stever (Jul 12, 2017 at 19:11)
       Fast fun decent.
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      • + 1
      evangelineleclair (Oct 8, 2017 at 11:30)
       Super fun descent.
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      • + 1
      firetk (Oct 9, 2017 at 19:35)
       Super flowly, smooth and just pure fun, I highly recommend thus trail.
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      • + 1
      CSharp (Sep 17, 2019 at 16:06)
       Fun and flowy. Go on this trail if you want fast, flowy, fun. Go on Mr Toad if you want some technical fun.
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