8.3 miles
Distance
3,001 ft
Climb
-3,199 ft
Descent
2,029 ft
High Point

A fun circuit around Ellison Provincial Park! This version climbs up Blisters Sisters, heads out of the Park to Ellison Downhill (A challenging climb, rewarded with a fun downhill!), and returns to the parking lot on Typical Situation. There are many variations possible, it is also fun to climb up Typical Situation and come down Blisters Sisters.

Don't forget to take the Nature Trail down to the campground and beach at the end... the perfect way to finish a great bike ride is on the beach!

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North Okanagan Cycling Society (bikevernon.squarespace.com)
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  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
More Stats for Ellison Downhill Circuit mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -198 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,275 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,473 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,275 ft
  • Grade max
    -79.14%
  • Grade min
    80.317%
  • Distance climb
    3.6 miles
  • Distance down
    4.0 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,613 ft
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Ellison Park GoPro & Drone
Ellison Park GoPro & Drone
trail: Ellison DH
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May 17, 2015
We're doing a bunch of testing right now. Here are select few clips that have been very roughly assembled. We still have a lot of footage to wade...
RPM POV Top to Bottom
RPM POV Top to Bottom
trail: RPM
3:40 | 360 | comments: 0 | favs:
Jul 7, 2014
non-stop handlebar mounted POV
Ellison Homerun
Ellison Homerun
trail: Homerun
3:37 | 270 | comments: 2 | favs:
Jul 7, 2014
full trail pov

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Nature Trail
Nov 15, 2016 @ 4:16pm
Nov 15, 2016
Tree cleared.
RPM
Nov 15, 2016 @ 4:14pm
Nov 15, 2016
Trees cleared.
You and Me
Nov 15, 2016 @ 4:10pm
Nov 15, 2016
Trees cleared
Homerun
Jul 4, 2016 @ 11:39pm
Jul 4, 2016
Despite some rain overnight, the Ellison Park trails are in great shape and running dry. A few fallen trees, but overall very good!
Upper Veedol
Jun 23, 2016 @ 8:57pm
Jun 23, 2016
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