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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Region Details
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      • 1
      • 22
      • 14
      • 4
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of Oct 10, 2019 ago
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      (friendsoftrails.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #605
      State Ranking
      #50
      Trails (view details)
      46
      Trails Mountain Bike
      46
      Trails Hike
      44
      Trails Trail Running
      44
      Total Distance
      41 miles
      Total Descent
      15,873 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,568 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,932 ft
      Reports
      166
      Photos
      118
      Ridden Counter
      2,232
      Sub Regions

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 2 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 9 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance

      Photos of Castlegar Mountain Bike

      trail: Grandiflorum
      77 |
      Jul 18, 2019 @ 9:58am
      Jul 18, 2019
      trail: Grandiflorum
      41 |
      Jul 18, 2019 @ 9:58am
      Jul 18, 2019
      trail: Crazy Merry
      137 |
      Aug 27, 2018 @ 8:43pm
      Aug 27, 2018
      trail: Crazy Merry
      312 |
      Jun 13, 2017 @ 10:06pm
      Jun 13, 2017

      Videos of Castlegar Mountain Bike

      MTB'ing Merry Mountain - Castlegar, BC
      15:52 | 29 | Oct 3, 2019
      Crazy Merry - Castlegar, BC
      5:00 | 35 | Sep 22, 2019
      Awakener GoPro - Castlegar BC
      2:24 | 264 | Apr 8, 2019
      Crazy Merry // Top to Bottom
      3:17 | 6641 | Sep 20, 2017

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Hail Merry
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 3:52pm
      Oct 10, 2019
      Variablemattdm
      Mr. Green Jeans
      Oct 4, 2019 @ 12:50pm
      Oct 4, 2019
      Drytbonetbone
      Captain Kangaroo
      Oct 4, 2019 @ 12:50pm
      Oct 4, 2019
      DrytbonetbonePerfect conditions tacky and great touch...
      Crazy Merry
      Sep 12, 2019 @ 5:05pm
      Sep 12, 2019
      VariableTshuttleworthExcellent condition. Super tacky!
      Grandiflorum
      Aug 31, 2019 @ 12:54pm
      Aug 31, 2019
      Dryakamera Tree down Large tree down across trail,...
      Trail
      Aug 26, 2019 @ 1:20pm
      Aug 26, 2019
      Very DryMetric-MrShades
      Merry Creek Trail
      Aug 11, 2019 @ 4:08pm
      Aug 11, 2019
      Wetmammothcave
      Pioneer Rock 1
      Aug 7, 2019 @ 3:25pm
      Aug 7, 2019
      DryMetric-MrShades
      Pipe Line 1
      Jul 31, 2019 @ 9:03pm
      Jul 31, 2019
      DryMetric-MrShades
      Go With The Flow
      Jul 22, 2019 @ 9:46pm
      Jul 22, 2019
      Very DryMetric-MrShades

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1153606Ronaldo99addvideoCaptain Kangaroo & Hail Merry and 2 more
      Oct 18, 2019 @ 9:27am
      3 days
      user #1929745DEVONATORZriddentrailMerry Creek FSR
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 10:29pm
      Oct 17, 2019
      user #1222129nvhutch04riddentrailCaptain Kangaroo and 3 more
      Oct 16, 2019 @ 10:25am
      Oct 16, 2019
      user #1222129nvhutch04addphoto in My City
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 5:18pm
      Oct 14, 2019
      user #1379398roylavenderwishlisttrailMr. Green Jeans and 1 more
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 6:19am
      Oct 13, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #44057fivestartrailCaptain KangarooBrown Pow!! Kudos to the Castlegar...
      Oct 2, 2019 @ 1:05pm
      Oct 2, 2019
      user #1613737Metric-MrShadestrailTrailConnector trail that completes the Selkirk...
      Aug 26, 2019 @ 1:20pm
      Aug 26, 2019
      user #1240232alysnwndrlndtrailCaptain KangarooAmazing trail. Can't recommend it enough. Big...
      Aug 25, 2019 @ 9:45am
      Aug 25, 2019
      user #331356mackgtrailCaptain KangarooRide it. Don't think about it. Just ride it....
      Aug 22, 2019 @ 3:01pm
      Aug 22, 2019
      user #331356mackgtrailMr. Green JeansSuch a well built climb.
      Aug 22, 2019 @ 3:00pm
      Aug 22, 2019

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Castlegar Bike Parkskill parkCastlegar
      Rotary Skateparkskill parkCastlegar
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      Pinkbike Articles

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