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      Mountain bike and hiking trails and cross country ski trails managed by the Wells Gray Outdoors Club.
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      Shuttleable: YES
      Land Status: Managed by Local Riding Association
      Parking - Candle Creek Recreation Area google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Two Trailheads:
      1. Candle Creek - mid point of network
      Travel 2 km north of Clearwater on Hwy 5.
      Turn left on Candle Creek Rd.
      Turn right on Barber Rd. Parking is signed at the end.
      2. Raft Rim - bottom of network.
      Travel approx 4 km north of Clearwater, turn left at Wadleggers mill onto Raft River FSR (Road 9).
      Parking lot is signed at 2 km Road 9 - dry camping sites available for tents, vans, and campers.

      Shuttle access for the network use Raft River FSR (Road 9) and left on Road 90 at 6.5 km.

      Trail junctions are numbered for reference and shown on local map.
      Download our georeferenced PDF map below.

      If you are looking for swim after riding on a hot day - go to Dutch Lake, or Raft River at the end of Raft River Road just across the Hwy 5 from Wadleggers Mill bottom of Rd 9.
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      Region Details
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      • 4

      Region Status
      Open as of Jun 27, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Hike Stats

      Global Ranking
      #1,362
      State Ranking
      #125
      Trails (view details)
      21
      Trails Mountain Bike
      23
      Trails E-Bike
      3
      Trails Hike
      21
      Trails Trail Running
      21
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      3
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      16 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      6 miles
      Total Descent
      2,667 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,201 ft
      Reports
      341
      Ridden Counter
      10

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance

      Photos of Candle Creek

      10 |
      Jul 6, 2021 @ 8:59am
      Jul 6, 2021
      5 |
      Jul 6, 2021 @ 8:59am
      Jul 6, 2021
      trail: Rock Lobster
      9 |
      Jun 23, 2021 @ 7:56am
      Jun 23, 2021
      trail: Rock Lobster
      8 |
      Jun 23, 2021 @ 7:39am
      Jun 23, 2021
      trail: Sweet Jane
      17 |
      Jun 12, 2021 @ 9:28pm
      Jun 12, 2021
      trail: Greasy Jungle
      25 |
      May 16, 2021 @ 8:27pm
      May 16, 2021
      trail: Raft Rim
      34 |
      May 16, 2021 @ 8:25pm
      May 16, 2021
      trail: Convoy
      31 |
      May 16, 2021 @ 8:24pm
      May 16, 2021

      Videos of Candle Creek

      trail: Pub Feed
      0:06 | 162 | Sep 16, 2020
      Flow section
      trail: Raft Rim
      0:08 | 174 | Jul 19, 2019
      booster juice clip 1
      3:01 | 224 | Jun 23, 2016
      Sugar & Sweet One: Sun Peaks Bike Park
      trail: Sweet Jane
      4:59 | 1745 | Jul 22, 2015
      Sun Peaks - Sugar and Sweet One
      trail: Sweet Jane
      4:59 | 9030 | Jul 20, 2015
      Corbin Selfe
      trail: Fat Lip
      3:16 | 5747 | Jul 28, 2013
      first jump in our 5 jump line to come!
      trail: Fat Lip
      2:12 | 684 | Mar 24, 2013
      New Trail + New Bike = FUN
      0:37 | 480 | Mar 4, 2013

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Sweet Jane
      Jun 27, 2021 @ 6:20am
      Jun 27, 2021
      IdealBarretwMountain Bike Excellent and super fun
      Brain Shake
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 8:17pm
      Jun 21, 2021
      IdealShannonHallidayMountain Bike
      Rock Lobster
      Jun 21, 2021 @ 8:14pm
      Jun 21, 2021
      IdealShannonHallidayMountain Bike
      Raft Rim
      Jun 8, 2021 @ 4:38pm
      Jun 8, 2021
      IdealpaulmackeyMountain Bike Excellent grading and construction. Nice...
      Swamp Connector
      Jun 8, 2021 @ 4:38pm
      Jun 8, 2021
      VariablepaulmackeyMountain Bike No signage that I could see that would...
      Greasy Jungle
      Jun 8, 2021 @ 4:38pm
      Jun 8, 2021
      IdealpaulmackeyMountain Bike Nicely constructed trail. Nice ride.
      Fiddlers Green
      Jun 8, 2021 @ 4:38pm
      Jun 8, 2021
      IdealpaulmackeyMountain Bike
      Swamp Connector
      Jun 8, 2021 @ 4:38pm
      Jun 8, 2021
      WetpaulmackeyMountain Bike A little wet and muddy in parts
      Freebird
      Jun 8, 2021 @ 4:38pm
      Jun 8, 2021
      IdealpaulmackeyMountain Bike Great run down. Nicely constructed trail.
      Sweet Jane
      Jun 8, 2021 @ 4:38pm
      Jun 8, 2021
      IdealpaulmackeyMountain Bike Great run down.

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1629718patricknoelriddentrailBrain Shake
      Jul 11, 2021 @ 4:42pm
      Jul 11, 2021
      user #1164219chucknationriddentrailConvoy
      Jul 10, 2021 @ 10:03am
      Jul 10, 2021
      user #868496kalengeddesriddentrailSweet Jane
      Jul 4, 2021 @ 2:10pm
      Jul 4, 2021
      user #611761markhollowayaddtrailRidge Loop Cutoff and 1 more
      Jun 27, 2021 @ 1:31pm
      Jun 27, 2021
      user #611761markhollowayupdatetrailSweet Jane and 3 more
      Jun 27, 2021 @ 1:27pm
      Jun 27, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #922405s-loxtontrailBrain ShakeSuper fun trail! Kudos to the builders
      Jul 19, 2020 @ 5:38pm
      Jul 19, 2020
      user #375575mattboltztrailSwamp LoopLives up to its name, deep swampy puddles and...
      Jul 9, 2020 @ 5:57pm
      Jul 9, 2020
      user #1498112jackson96trailRaft Rim*Awesome decent trail, nice and wide with lots...
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 5:14pm
      Oct 13, 2019
      user #1498112jackson96trailRaft RimAwesome decent trail, lots of little
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 5:08pm
      Oct 13, 2019
      user #1867051hillnipplertrailRaft RimSoooo nice, thx to the crew :) austrian proof now
      Aug 10, 2019 @ 12:18am
      Aug 10, 2019

      Nearby Areas

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      Simpcw 7 5 125.7 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1918 miles3,596 ft8 miles1,407 ft
      #1,543#1451243471,192
      E-Bike33 miles515 ft1 mile646 ft
      #554#582895
      Hike2116 miles2,667 ft6 miles1,201 ft
      #1,362#12534154
      Trail Running2116 miles2,667 ft6 miles1,201 ft
      #1,369#12534110
      Horse11,923 ft36 ft919 ft79 ft
      137
      Snowshoe32 miles443 ft5,092 ft338 ft
      #74#7897
      Nordic Ski11,923 ft36 ft919 ft79 ft
      3
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