2.3 miles
Distance
272 ft
Climb
-2,025 ft
Descent
00:44:34
Avg time
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Paper Bag Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • TTFs on trail
    Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #6194

Beginning of the trail starts with a lot of up and downs as the trail winds around to various rock faces. After this it goes down steeply.

Ask the shop about blow down. I think this ridge is fairly wind swept and we had to deal with a lot of downed trees.

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More Stats for Paper Bag mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,753 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,807 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,563 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,560 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,807 ft
  • Grade
    -14.587%
  • Grade max
    -63.821%
  • Grade min
    37.017%
  • Distance climb
    2,308 ft
  • Distance down
    1.7 miles
  • Distance flat
    508 ft
  • Avg time
    00:44:34
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on Sep 30, 2016
Dry
Avg: 4.45 (13 votes)

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Paper Bag Trail Reports

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Sep 30, 2016 @ 9:39am
Sep 30, 2016
At least 15 trees down, serious flow killer
Sep 20, 2016 @ 4:13pm
Sep 20, 2016
4 - 5 downed trees. Trail conditions are awesome aside from downed trees. Rock slabs are dry...
Sep 20, 2016 @ 4:11pm
Sep 20, 2016
4 - 5 downed trees. Very good trail conditions aside from downed trees.
Sep 17, 2016 @ 12:59pm
Sep 17, 2016
OnlY 3 trees down, all close together so no big deal. First time on this trail, pretty cool! Thanks to the people who cleared the 10 thousand trees!
Sep 9, 2016 @ 8:52am
Sep 9, 2016
lots of trees like 20-30 over the trail in middle section hike over or around make the ride very uncomfortable need a chain saw to make it clean again
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Paper Bag, Nelson
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Paper Bag, Nelson
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Sep 8, 2016 @ 11:38am
Sep 8, 2016
Paper Bag, Vancouver
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Sep 8, 2016 @ 11:38am
Sep 8, 2016
Paper Bag, Vancouver

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