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      This area is all about rock faces with Newtsac being the most notorious trail.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
      Parking google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 17
      • 1
      • 6
      • 12
      • 5

      Region Status
      Caution as of May 5, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      42
      Trails Mountain Bike
      41
      Trails Hike
      23
      Trails Trail Running
      23
      Total Distance
      50 miles
      Total Descent
      18,450 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,289 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,062 ft
      Reports
      447
      Photos
      489
      Ridden Counter
      6,094

      Photos of Nelson's North Shore Mountain Bike

      trail: Doz Slabs
      301 |
      Sep 3, 2018 @ 10:10pm
      Sep 3, 2018
      trail: Doz Slabs
      236 |
      Sep 3, 2018 @ 10:10pm
      Sep 3, 2018
      trail: Nooner
      328 |
      Jun 19, 2018 @ 11:59am
      Jun 19, 2018
      trail: Ledges
      375 |
      Nov 30, 2014 @ 5:51pm
      Nov 30, 2014
      trail: Slabalanche
      514 |
      Oct 20, 2014 @ 1:04pm
      Oct 20, 2014
      trail: Newtsac
      1,005 |
      Aug 11, 2014 @ 9:30am
      Aug 11, 2014
      trail: Newtsac
      2,030 |
      May 3, 2013 @ 6:18pm
      May 3, 2013
      | 1 comments
      trail: Slabalanche
      2,714 |
      Sep 28, 2011 @ 10:50am
      Sep 28, 2011
      | 1 comments

      Videos of Nelson's North Shore Mountain Bike

      Newtsac duo
      trail: Newtsac
      23 | Oct 30, 2020
      Slabalanche Crash
      0:10 | 126 | Sep 25, 2020
      Race pace practice
      trail: Nooner
      2:43 | 341 | Apr 28, 2019
      First ride on new giant reign
      trail: Nooner
      4:06 | 587 | Dec 10, 2017
      OnBoard - The 1st
      trail: Nooner
      10:46 | 142 | Jul 25, 2017
      Morning Sickness, Nelson BC. Follow
      4:18 | 492 | May 21, 2017
      Kokanee Creek Nooner
      trail: Nooner
      3:19 | 479 | May 6, 2017
      Morning Sickness, Nelson, BC
      4:01 | 282 | Apr 21, 2017

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      West Kokanee Creek Recreation Trail
      May 13, 2022 @ 10:03am
      May 13, 2022
      DryMugzy Lots of trees down

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Morning Sickness
      May 15, 2022 @ 12:35am
      3 days
      Idealmartinblostein
      Newtsac
      May 15, 2022 @ 12:35am
      3 days
      Idealmartinblostein
      Slabalanche
      May 14, 2022 @ 5:09pm
      3 days
      Dryroad is clear to the top you have to walk...Jewea
      West Kokanee Face FSR
      May 13, 2022 @ 10:04am
      May 13, 2022
      Variable Avalanche and big tree downMugzy
      Hitman
      May 13, 2022 @ 10:01am
      May 13, 2022
      DryMugzy
      Lower Sitkum
      Apr 25, 2022 @ 6:39pm
      Apr 25, 2022
      DryGood to go. Bit of snow of the road up....SillyTadpole
      Access
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 2:18pm
      Apr 24, 2022
      Idealnibblerrrrr
      Ledges
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 2:18pm
      Apr 24, 2022
      Drynibblerrrrr
      Access
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 2:18pm
      Apr 24, 2022
      Idealnibblerrrrr
      Goose Bumps
      Apr 23, 2022 @ 12:59pm
      Apr 23, 2022
      IdealE-Bike Metric-MrShades

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2163175Osprey78wishlisttrailShitacker and 1 more
      May 16, 2022 @ 3:16pm
      1 day
      user #983257martinblosteinvotetrailMorning Sickness and 1 more
      May 16, 2022 @ 10:19am
      1 day
      user #1318219DeensonriddentrailSlabalanche and 4 more
      May 15, 2022 @ 7:21pm
      2 days
      user #983257martinblosteinaddreportNewtsac and 1 more
      May 15, 2022 @ 12:35am
      3 days
      user #663024JeweaaddreportSlabalanche
      May 14, 2022 @ 5:09pm
      3 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1209076dsyskoreportLedges LowerIt's clear now
      Apr 9, 2022 @ 5:02pm
      Apr 9, 2022
      user #1479859jhillsmtbtrailMorning SicknessWill ride again… and again.
      Mar 31, 2022 @ 9:15am
      Mar 31, 2022
      user #2456141ajevensontrailClimbing Trail 2Trees removed, all clear.
      Oct 2, 2021 @ 4:52pm
      Oct 2, 2021
      user #618744bmxslingertrailMorning SicknessAmazing trail! All the rock faces are such a...
      Sep 29, 2021 @ 9:29pm
      Sep 29, 2021
      user #1327294SeriousfuntrailUpper GoosebumpsTwo trees down on the upper section. Looks...
      Sep 25, 2021 @ 6:00pm
      Sep 25, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Svoboda Road 5 15 38 km
      Shannon Pass 1 1 28.2 km
      Mountain Station 1 6 17 110.4 km
      Whitewater Ski Resort 111.8 km
      Pilot Point Peninsula 6 6 112.8 km

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike4149 miles18,320 ft21 miles5,289 ft
      #1,001#10548944733,071
      Hike2335 miles4,423 ft9 miles5,289 ft
      #2,891#17830555
      Trail Running2335 miles4,423 ft9 miles5,289 ft
      #2,897#17330512
      • By canadaka Trailforks & contributors
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      • nelson's north shore activity log | embed map of Nelson's North Shore mountain bike trails | nelson's north shore mountain biking points of interest

      Downloading of trail gps tracks in kml & gpx formats is disabled for Nelson's North Shore.