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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
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      Macpherson offers about 55 km of classic Revy singletrack of all difficulties inter-connected with logging roads/Nordic Trails. There are endless variations of link-ups awaiting. The trails are all well signed at junctions, including the Nordic trails.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: No
      Mt. Macpherson Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Mount Macpherson Parking – From Revelstoke go west on the TCH, turn south on Hwy 23 and drive for 7.5 km. The parking area is on the west side of the highway. The Revelstoke Nordic Ski Club lodge is here (no summer services except a tap for bike wash), a large car park, a trailhead kiosk, a donation vault and an outhouse.

      Griffith Creek Parking - From Revelstoke go west on the TCH, turn south on Hwy 23 and drive for 5.4 km, turn west on the Griffith Creek FSR (there is a small sign to watch for). Park at the small lot just off the highway or follow the FSR for about 300m to a larger car park, outhouse and trailhead kiosk.

      Flowdown Trailhead - From Revelstoke go west on the TCH, turn south on Hwy 23 and drive for 2.8km and turn west. There is a kiosk but no outhouse at present.
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      Begbie Creek Parking – From Revelstoke go west on the TCH, turn south on Hwy 23 and drive for 8.6km. The signed parking area is located on the east side of the highway. There is an outhouse. Stimulus is just across the highway 50m to the south.
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      Begbie Falls Trailhead - From Revelstoke go west on the TCH, turn south on Hwy 23 and drive for 2.6km, turn east onto the Mt. Begbie Road. Follow the road where it is paved and then continue straight as it turns into gravel. Where the road splits follow the Begbie Falls FSR leading towards Begbie Falls until you see the biking trailhead kiosk and parking area.
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      Tantrum Trailhead - From Revelstoke go west on the TCH, turn south on Hwy 23 and drive for 1.7km, turn west onto a small gravel road, a trail sign and kiosk are located 100m north down this road.
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      Closed on Jan 30, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #84
      State Ranking
      #23
      Trails (view details)
      79
      Trails Mountain Bike
      79
      Trails E-Bike
      13
      Trails Hike
      79
      Trails Trail Running
      79
      Total Distance
      51 miles
      Total Descent
      12,306 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,287 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,743 ft
      Reports
      730
      Photos
      137
      Ridden Counter
      9,900

      Photos of Mt. Macpherson Mountain Bike

      13 |
      Aug 30, 2018 @ 4:29pm
      Aug 30, 2018
      Cedar Ramble (Nordic Trail)
      4 |
      Aug 21, 2018 @ 5:06pm
      Aug 21, 2018
      Mickey Olson (Nordic trail)
      3 |
      Aug 18, 2018 @ 8:29pm
      Aug 18, 2018
      Mickey Olson (Nordic trail)
      trail: Flowdown
      165 |
      Jul 10, 2018 @ 11:15pm
      Jul 10, 2018
      | 2 comments Flowdown, Vernon
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      Videos of Mt. Macpherson Mountain Bike

      Kaslo Access trail
      0:58 | 22 | Jul 24, 2017
      last ride in revy
      trail: Berm Donor
      1:14 | 300 | Aug 26, 2016
      Save Macpherson
      trail: TNT
      1:39 | 1029 | May 4, 2016
      lower bike club
      0:46 | 49 | Oct 27, 2015
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      Mt. Macpherson Mountain Bike Routes

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      Tantrum Ride Co. Hard #1
      17 miles
      Flowdown via Tantrum, Toad, Dusty
      11 miles
      Tantrum North
      1 miles
      Tantrum Flowdown loop, 10k
      6 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #587702srbfromyyctrailLeap FrogGreat climbing trail to skip some of the road....
      Jan 29, 2019 @ 10:05am
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      user #1519301GremmentrailBreak-a-LegSuper fun!!! In great shape
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      PB News Articles

      May 5, 2016
      Save Macpherson for Future Generations - Video Save Macpherson for Future Generations - Video
      In just under 30 days, logging operations are set to begin at Revelstoke's Mt. Macpherson recreational site, here's what you can do to help save it.
      Feb 21, 2013
      Kona's House of the Big Wheel - Part 3 Kona's House of the Big Wheel - Part 3
      The Kona crew heads out to explore the incredible trails of Revelstoke, British Columbia.
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