2.4 miles
Distance
62 ft
Climb
-1,138 ft
Descent
00:15:41
Avg time

When Pigs Fly Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Boer Mountain and Kager Lake
    Burns Lake, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike Type
    DH, DJ
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Drop, Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #10237 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #57143 in Trail Running
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

When Pigs Fly is a signature trail in Burns Lake and a must ride for everyone. Designed by Gravity Logic from Whistler Bike Park fame, the flow on WPF is exactly what you would expect, pure fun.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for When Pigs Fly mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,076 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,894 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,979 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,979 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,904 ft
  • Grade
    -8.5%
  • Grade max
    -40.2%
  • Grade min
    9.6%
  • Distance climb
    1,427 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,227 ft
  • Avg time
    00:15:41
  • Avg reverse time
    00:42:54
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Status:
on Aug 28, 2021
Dry
Avg: 4.5 (14 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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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Activity Recordings
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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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      When Pigs Fly Trail Reports

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      Aug 28, 2021 @ 8:07pm
      Aug 28, 2021
      reporter
      Aug 26, 2021 @ 10:36am
      Aug 26, 2021
      reporter WPF will be closed Aug 26 and 27 for maintenance
      Jul 16, 2021 @ 12:54pm
      Jul 16, 2021
      Jul 16, 2021 @ 12:54pm
      Jul 16, 2021
      Jul 12, 2021 @ 10:12am
      Jul 12, 2021
      reporter
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 200 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 467 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      70 |
      Feb 3, 2021 @ 10:33pm
      Feb 3, 2021
      76 |
      Feb 1, 2021 @ 4:23pm
      Feb 1, 2021
      214 |
      Feb 1, 2021 @ 4:22pm
      Feb 1, 2021
      59 |
      May 13, 2020 @ 9:32am
      May 13, 2020

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      Videos

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      Burns Lake Berms & Balance
      3:16 | 504 | Jul 5, 2016 , Burns Lake
      When Pigs Fly
      3:22 | 660 | Sep 22, 2009 , Burns Lake
      When Pigs Fly - Burns Lake, BC - Sept 2, 2010
      3:20 | 1707 | Sep 23, 2010 , Burns Lake
      When Pigs Fly helmut cam full trail
      12:11 | 478 | Sep 12, 2010 , Burns Lake
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