3,000 ft
Distance
42 ft
Climb
-237 ft
Descent
00:05:31
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
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Global Ranking
    #108 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #3437 in Trail Running
    • #3780 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 75 in Trail Running
    • 90 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
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Upper Vanilla mountain bike trail 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
    00:05:31
  • Avg reverse time
    00:13:11
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Status:
on Oct 9, 2021
Wet
Avg: 4.7 (71 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
Trail Flow (Ridden Direction)
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  • < 50%
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
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  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
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      Upper Vanilla Trail Reports

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      Oct 9, 2021 @ 10:10am
      Oct 9, 2021
      Sep 27, 2021 @ 4:02pm
      Sep 27, 2021
      Tree down across trail
      Sep 27, 2021 @ 4:02pm
      Sep 27, 2021
      Small tree down across trail, can navigate over or around
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 10:21am
      Sep 11, 2021
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 7:43am
      Sep 11, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 20 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 2,330 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 10,382 rides
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      Photos

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      Jul 30, 2020 @ 1:57pm
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      115 |
      Jan 12, 2020 @ 5:23pm
      Jan 12, 2020
      279 |
      Jun 23, 2017 @ 1:25pm
      Jun 23, 2017
      397 |
      Jun 23, 2017 @ 1:25pm
      Jun 23, 2017

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      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      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
      calum676 (Apr 25, 2016 at 7:39)
       Best trail ever.
      Nice birms, couple little jumps and super flowy
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Prozsa (Jul 13, 2020 at 22:00)
       Riding amazing!
      [Reply]

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      Videos

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      Thirsty Beaver to Crafty Butcher
      10:49 | 35 | Aug 11, 2021 , Cumberland
      Upper Vanilla and Lower Vanilla, Cumberland, BC
      4:26 | 137 | Jul 13, 2021 , Cumberland
      Vanilla to Teapot   Cumberland BC
      8:51 | 149 | Apr 3, 2021 , Cumberland
      Upper Vanilla Cumberland, B.C
      0:55 | 136 | Mar 28, 2021 , Cumberland
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