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      Kelso is a premier mountain biking destinations in Ontario and has trails for all levels of mountain bikers. Whether you are after a laidback ride with friends or an intense training session, Kelso is the perfect place for your two-wheeled adventure.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: Conservation Reserve
      Summit $ Parking google parking directions
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      Region Details
      • 3
      • 1
      • 18
      • 25
      • 9
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Jan 14, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      60
      Trails Mountain Bike
      59
      Trails Hike
      60
      Trails Trail Running
      60
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Total Distance
      18 miles
      Total Descent
      2,603 ft
      Total Vertical
      364 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,151 ft
      Reports
      3,230
      Photos
      236
      Ridden Counter
      54,996

      Photos of Kelso Mountain Bike

      trail: Broken Spokes
      262 |
      May 2, 2021 @ 5:43pm
      May 2, 2021
      132 |
      Sep 26, 2020 @ 5:30pm
      Sep 26, 2020
      331 |
      Jul 13, 2019 @ 6:32pm
      Jul 13, 2019
      325 |
      Jul 13, 2019 @ 6:32pm
      Jul 13, 2019
      | 2 comments
      trail: Declined
      79 |
      Jul 6, 2019 @ 11:28am
      Jul 6, 2019
      trail: Declined
      132 |
      Jul 6, 2019 @ 11:28am
      Jul 6, 2019
      trail: Declined
      259 |
      Jul 6, 2019 @ 11:28am
      Jul 6, 2019
      trail: Declined
      212 |
      May 8, 2018 @ 3:41am
      May 8, 2018

      Videos of Kelso Mountain Bike

      Did you get that on video?
      797 | Feb 12, 2021
      Ugly Down
      trail: Ugly Up
      0:10 | 588 | May 29, 2020
      Kelso Conservation Area: Lower Snakes and Ladders
      1:23 | 860 | Jun 8, 2019
      Kelso - Disco Inferno
      3:26 | 497 | Aug 15, 2018
      Lora’s Run
      trail: Lora's Run
      1:53 | 354 | Aug 5, 2018
      Disco Inferno
      2:44 | 490 | Aug 5, 2018
      Riding the log on Rough Trade
      0:09 | 501 | Oct 17, 2010
      Field and Forest Kelso
      2:44 | 173 | Jul 28, 2021 , Milton

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Field and Forest
      Nov 6, 2022 @ 6:09am
      Nov 6, 2022
      Very Dry Fallen tree blocking passage.KyleOAEptf
      Turkey Shoot
      Nov 2, 2022 @ 10:20am
      Nov 2, 2022
      VariablePuddles in usual spots but drying fastVLD
      X-treem Trail
      Nov 2, 2022 @ 3:20am
      Nov 2, 2022
      VariableTop was dry, lower sections a bit slick,...VLD
      Darryl's Alley
      Nov 2, 2022 @ 3:20am
      Nov 2, 2022
      IdealVLD
      Wide Open
      Nov 2, 2022 @ 3:20am
      Nov 2, 2022
      IdealVLD
      Rough Trade
      Nov 2, 2022 @ 3:20am
      Nov 2, 2022
      VariableSome sections covered by leavesVLD
      Ascension (Upper)
      Nov 2, 2022 @ 3:20am
      Nov 2, 2022
      IdealVLD
      Roller Coaster
      Nov 2, 2022 @ 3:20am
      Nov 2, 2022
      IdealVLD
      Lora's Run
      Nov 2, 2022 @ 3:20am
      Nov 2, 2022
      IdealVLD
      Rocky Road
      Oct 30, 2022 @ 6:12am
      Oct 30, 2022
      Idealheavy leaf cover hard to see all rocksMartinEopNkK

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1517227CHTrailsupdatetrailEscarpment Trail
      Dec 30, 2022 @ 7:11pm
      Dec 30, 2022
      user #1496674Jrevelle1wishlistrouteKelso Challenge 2021 - #1 and 1 more
      Dec 29, 2022 @ 10:00am
      Dec 29, 2022
      user #2944895TrezzathwishlistregionKelso
      Dec 17, 2022 @ 8:20am
      Dec 17, 2022
      user #3225898Joej0AlYmriddentrailAppleby Alley and 1 more
      Nov 16, 2022 @ 5:41pm
      Nov 16, 2022
      user #2693018KyleOAEptfaddreportField and Forest
      Nov 6, 2022 @ 6:09am
      Nov 6, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #7997atrokzreportBroken SpokesThanks! glad to see this historic run...
      Oct 15, 2021 @ 12:53pm
      Oct 15, 2021
      user #7997atrokztrailBroken SpokesThis is a ONE WAY TRAIL. DIRECTIONAL and...
      Oct 15, 2021 @ 12:49pm
      Oct 15, 2021
      user #7997atrokztrailDigger DownhillThis is clearly and historically a ONE way...
      Oct 15, 2021 @ 12:47pm
      Oct 15, 2021
      user #2175235Greghunter1trailDisco InfernoExcellent trail! Loads of fun!
      Aug 15, 2021 @ 6:10pm
      Aug 15, 2021
      user #2175235Greghunter1trailX-treem TrailGood trail with good rock tech. It’s a blast!
      Aug 15, 2021 @ 6:08pm
      Aug 15, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Hilton Falls Conservation Area 6 10 3 22.5 km
      Halton Region Agreement Forest (HAFTA Trails) 21 25 11 13.2 km
      Mountsberg Conservation Area 145.5 km
      16 Mile Creek 12 11 4 19.1 km
      Bronte Creek 11 6 39.4 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike5918 miles2,566 ft7 miles344 ft
      #44#42353,2152317,783
      Hike6017 miles2,520 ft7 miles364 ft
      #29#423,2042295
      Trail Running6017 miles2,520 ft7 miles364 ft
      #28#43,203492
      Snowshoe11,270 ft23 ft
      12
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