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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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      • 8
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      • 5

      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 1, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Horse Stats

      Trails (view details)
      1
      Trails Mountain Bike
      21
      Trails E-Bike
      5
      Trails Hike
      19
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      4
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      1,913 ft
      Total Descent Distance
      919 ft
      Total Descent
      36 ft
      Total Vertical
      79 ft
      Reports
      137

      Popular Candle Creek Horseback Trails

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      Convoy Connector

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 horseback ridings
      Yesterday
      • 0 horseback ridings
      Past Week
      • 0 horseback ridings

      Photos of Candle Creek

      trail: Greasy Jungle
      2 |
      Jul 27, 2022 @ 8:53pm
      Jul 27, 2022
      trail: Greasy Jungle
      6 |
      Jul 27, 2022 @ 8:53pm
      Jul 27, 2022
      trail: Raft Rim
      6 |
      Jul 16, 2022 @ 9:41pm
      Jul 16, 2022
      trail: Brain Shake
      9 |
      Jul 16, 2022 @ 9:40pm
      Jul 16, 2022
      trail: Brain Shake
      10 |
      Jul 16, 2022 @ 9:33pm
      Jul 16, 2022
      trail: Brain Shake
      15 |
      Jul 16, 2022 @ 9:33pm
      Jul 16, 2022
      trail: Raft Rim
      22 |
      May 27, 2022 @ 12:36pm
      May 27, 2022
      trail: Raft Rim
      31 |
      May 23, 2022 @ 10:28pm
      May 23, 2022

      Videos of Candle Creek

      trail: Pub Feed
      0:06 | 275 | Sep 16, 2020
      Flow section
      trail: Raft Rim
      0:08 | 243 | Jul 19, 2019
      booster juice clip 1
      3:01 | 258 | Jun 23, 2016
      Sugar & Sweet One: Sun Peaks Bike Park
      trail: Sweet Jane
      4:59 | 1760 | Jul 22, 2015
      Sun Peaks - Sugar and Sweet One
      trail: Sweet Jane
      4:59 | 9048 | Jul 20, 2015
      Corbin Selfe
      trail: Fat Lip
      3:16 | 5768 | Jul 28, 2013
      first jump in our 5 jump line to come!
      trail: Fat Lip
      2:12 | 697 | Mar 24, 2013
      New Trail + New Bike = FUN
      0:37 | 492 | Mar 4, 2013

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Convoy Connector
      Jul 21, 2022 @ 11:38am
      Jul 21, 2022
      IdealMountain Bike rockystumpy

      Activity Feed

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      user #437195kar044addkarmaCandle Creek
      Aug 2, 2022 @ 10:02am
      Aug 2, 2022
      user #229049megtabaddkarmaCandle Creek
      Jul 16, 2022 @ 6:47pm
      Jul 16, 2022
      user #554575solmountainaddreportConvoy Connector
      Jul 1, 2022 @ 7:17am
      Jul 1, 2022
      user #437195kar044addkarmaCandle Creek
      Jun 5, 2022 @ 12:41pm
      Jun 5, 2022
      user #72292roadrashmtbaddkarmaCandle Creek
      Jun 4, 2022 @ 8:35pm
      Jun 4, 2022

      Recent Comments

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      user #1177869agellerreportSweet JaneB
      Jun 5, 2019 @ 2:39pm
      Jun 5, 2019
      user #554575solmountainreportRidge LoopTrees have been cleared! Great fall riding.
      Oct 16, 2016 @ 7:58am
      Oct 16, 2016
      user #554575solmountainreportRidge LoopThanks @willie-d, glad to see some out of town...
      Oct 26, 2015 @ 7:50am
      Oct 26, 2015

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2120 miles3,058 ft8 miles1,444 ft
      #1,831#1441514781,791
      E-Bike56 miles564 ft2 miles896 ft
      #743#6638612
      Hike1918 miles2,129 ft6 miles1,444 ft
      #1,721#13646052
      Trail Running1918 miles2,129 ft6 miles1,444 ft
      #1,725#13746052
      Horse11,913 ft36 ft919 ft79 ft
      137
      Snowshoe43 miles525 ft1 mile948 ft
      #196#121257
      Nordic Ski11,913 ft36 ft919 ft79 ft
      16
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      • candle creek activity log | embed map of Candle Creek mountain bike trails | candle creek mountain biking points of interest

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