Distance: 1 km
Time: 8 – 15 min
Elevation Gain: 5 m
Elevation Loss: 72 m
Technical Rating: Intermediate
Physical Rating: Easy
Season: February – November
Permit Required: SORCA trail pass
Man Boobs is a fun, flowy and fast intermediate singletrack trail located northeast of Alice Lake. The trail was built to be descended from the east end of Rob’s Corners and spits out onto Bob McIntosh Memorial trail which may be ridden across to Rock n Roll. Combining Man Boobs with Bob McIntosh Memorial and Rock n Roll will put you back at the start of Rob’s Corners, from where you can descend down Rob’s and Cliff’s Corners; making for an awesome intermediate flow ride.
Man Boobs features fun Technical Trail Features (TTFs) which are all optional and mostly consist of small drops. There are also several wide and rollable ladder bridges found along this trail, great for intermediate riders to practice on. This is a fantastic trail for beginner riders pushing intermediate looking for a buttery descent down swooping corners along a snake like route. A few of the wooden features along Man Boobs provide ample opportunity to practice your drop technique to help progress your riding. Experienced riders will love how fast this trail flows into the well bermed corners and over the fun rollers; this trail is designed for maximum enjoyment. Man Boobs is extremely well built and is sure become a favourite among all level of riders.
TRAILHEAD | N49 47.324 W123 06.095
The trailhead for Man Boobs is found 10 m west of Rob’s Corners trailhead. From the power line road, located north of Mashiter, follow the sign for the trailhead to Rob’s Corners. Ride past the well-marked entrance for Rob’s and continue west along the singletrack trail, riding through the clear cut and into the woods ahead. This is the start to Man Boobs; the sign indicating the name of the trail is found halfway down its route.
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