3,000 ft
Distance
42 ft
Climb
-237 ft
Descent
00:06:08
Avg time

Upper Vanilla Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Cumberland Forest
    Cumberland, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Global Ranking
    #135 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking

New flow trail through the middle of the network joining from Truffle Shuffle to Short Line. Good for a broad range of riders, a few viewpoints and some fun berms.

Access Info

Take climb up to Truffle Shuffle. Find the entrance to Vanilla just before cresting the climb.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Upper Vanilla bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -196 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,201 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,402 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,396 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,201 ft
  • Grade
    -6.52%
  • Grade max
    -21.193%
  • Grade min
    19.764%
  • Distance climb
    474 ft
  • Distance down
    2,172 ft
  • Distance flat
    354 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:08
  • Avg reverse time
    00:14:07
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Status:
on Oct 8, 2019
Wet
Avg: 4.7 (57 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
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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 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 ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • 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 Vanilla Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Oct 8, 2019 @ 2:36pm
      Oct 8, 2019
      Sep 26, 2019 @ 2:12pm
      Sep 26, 2019
      Good condition. Holds water and puddles for a few days after rainfall
      Sep 17, 2019 @ 10:07am
      Sep 17, 2019
      Sep 5, 2019 @ 10:24am
      Sep 5, 2019
      Sep 1, 2019 @ 11:44am
      Sep 1, 2019
      Great trail! Nice to get some flow into the system
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 55 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 2,535 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 4,256 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      36 |
      Oct 10, 2018 @ 3:44pm
      Oct 10, 2018
      138 |
      Jun 23, 2017 @ 1:25pm
      Jun 23, 2017
      131 |
      Jun 23, 2017 @ 1:25pm
      Jun 23, 2017
      193 |
      Jun 23, 2017 @ 1:25pm
      Jun 23, 2017

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag dylanfromcanada (Apr 1, 2016 at 15:39)
       Fun trail, gets a little tight in the trees if you have too much speed. Makes for a great loop now that it's connected to shortline
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag calum676 (Apr 25, 2016 at 7:39)
       Best trail ever.
      Nice birms, couple little jumps and super flowy
      [Reply]

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