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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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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
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  • < 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
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Merry Creek Parking google parking directions
      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 28, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      7
      Trails Mountain Bike
      8
      Trails Hike
      8
      Trails Trail Running
      8
      Total Distance
      17 miles
      Total Descent
      5,800 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,612 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,806 ft
      Reports
      121
      Photos
      80
      Ridden Counter
      1,758

      Popular Merry Creek Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 m avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 1 rides
      • 3,789 m avg distance
      Past Week
      • 26 rides
      • 11.8 km avg distance

      Photos of Merry Creek Mountain Bike

      288 |
      Aug 27, 2018 @ 8:50pm
      Aug 27, 2018
      trail: Crazy Merry
      198 |
      Aug 27, 2018 @ 8:43pm
      Aug 27, 2018
      | 1 comments
      228 |
      Jul 7, 2018 @ 6:32am
      Jul 7, 2018
      trail: Crazy Merry
      370 |
      Jun 13, 2017 @ 10:06pm
      Jun 13, 2017

      Videos of Merry Creek Mountain Bike

      MTB'ing Merry Mountain - Castlegar, BC
      15:52 | 98 | Oct 3, 2019
      Crazy Merry - Castlegar, BC
      5:00 | 149 | Sep 22, 2019
      Crazy Merry // Top to Bottom
      3:17 | 6813 | Sep 20, 2017
      Hail Merry GoPro - Merry Creek
      trail: Hail Merry
      4:47 | 391 | Aug 6, 2017

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Mr. Green Jeans
      Jul 28, 2020 @ 12:32pm
      Jul 28, 2020
      IdeallissamphibianJust a spectacular climb trail from start...
      Merry Go Round
      Jul 10, 2020 @ 9:28am
      Jul 10, 2020
      IdealtinaplumbE-Bike
      Captain Kangaroo
      Jul 10, 2020 @ 9:28am
      Jul 10, 2020
      IdealtinaplumbE-Bike
      Crazy Merry
      Jul 10, 2020 @ 9:28am
      Jul 10, 2020
      IdealtinaplumbE-Bike
      Hail Merry
      Jul 1, 2020 @ 11:32am
      Jul 1, 2020
      VariableMetric-MrShadesE-Bike A few wet and muddy sections but...
      Merry Creek Trail
      Jul 1, 2020 @ 11:32am
      Jul 1, 2020
      VariableMetric-MrShadesE-Bike Wet sections but otherwise good.
      Merry Creek FSR
      Apr 18, 2020 @ 3:06pm
      Apr 18, 2020
      VariableMetric-MrShadesCan drive to just past the lower parking lot.

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1935624AndrewJOsinskiwishlisttrailMerry Go Round and 1 more
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 7:10am
      2 hours
      user #1021640an3awishlisttrailCaptain Kangaroo
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 12:25am
      8 hours
      user #469533jsakswishlisttrailCaptain Kangaroo and 1 more
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 8:58pm
      12 hours
      user #1558950LukePartridgewishlisttrailCaptain Kangaroo
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 5:45pm
      15 hours
      user #1471782KkilbackwishlisttrailMr. Green Jeans and 1 more
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 8:19am
      1 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #99656fosterinotrailMr. Green JeansThis is in the running for my favorite climb...
      Jul 15, 2020 @ 10:12am
      Jul 15, 2020
      user #99656fosterinotrailCrazy MerryThis thing sucks. Stupid fall line descents...
      Jul 15, 2020 @ 10:06am
      Jul 15, 2020
      user #181937holydirttrailCaptain KangarooGlad to see so many positives comments about...
      May 24, 2020 @ 9:49pm
      May 24, 2020
      user #204036makrippertrailCaptain KangarooIs this trail open?
      May 9, 2020 @ 3:58pm
      May 9, 2020
      user #44057fivestartrailCaptain KangarooBrown Pow!! Kudos to the Castlegar...
      Oct 2, 2019 @ 1:05pm
      Oct 2, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
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      Selkirk College 10 61.7 km
      Waterloo Trails 6 32.5 km
      Millennium Park 13.1 km
      Rialto 3 16.4 km
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