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      Nipika Mountain Resort provides ~100k of single and double track cross country trail for biking, hiking, skiing and snowshoeing. The trails are set along the beautiful Kootenay and Cross River valley. Nipika Mountain Resort in partnership with the BC Ministry of Forest, Lands and Natural Resource Operations manage the Cross River Trails. The Cross River Canyon Recreation Site spans across 1500 acres and is designated for a non-motorized use.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Cross River Recreation Site
      Land Status: Regional Recreation Area
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      Region Details
      • 3
      • 13
      • 23
      • 7

      Region Status
      Open as of Aug 5, 2021

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      47
      Trails Mountain Bike
      46
      Trails E-Bike
      45
      Trails Hike
      6
      Trails Trail Running
      6
      Trails Nordic Ski
      3
      Total Distance
      51 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      22 miles
      Total Descent
      4,639 ft
      Total Vertical
      799 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,207 ft
      Reports
      142
      Photos
      65
      Ridden Counter
      3,613

      Outside+ Logo Articles

      Exploring BC's Lesser Known Riding Destinations on the Bikes & Beers Tour
      Sep 14, 2019 from pinkbike.com
      Seven days of full-on riding on some of British Columbia's best trail networks.

      Photos of Nipika Mountain Resort Mountain Bike

      28 |
      Nov 19, 2021 @ 8:56pm
      Nov 19, 2021
      44 |
      Oct 2, 2021 @ 5:57pm
      Oct 2, 2021
      trail: Roxy Roller
      39 |
      Aug 8, 2021 @ 7:40pm
      Aug 8, 2021
      48 |
      Jul 4, 2021 @ 1:54pm
      Jul 4, 2021
      50 |
      Jul 4, 2021 @ 1:54pm
      Jul 4, 2021
      45 |
      Aug 15, 2020 @ 4:01pm
      Aug 15, 2020
      328 |
      Mar 3, 2010 @ 11:25am
      Mar 3, 2010
      175 |
      May 21, 2009 @ 9:39pm
      May 21, 2009

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Killer Hill
      Apr 30, 2022 @ 2:57pm
      Apr 30, 2022
      Idealmcdodre
      Roxy Roller
      Apr 30, 2022 @ 2:56pm
      Apr 30, 2022
      WetMuddy and soul sucking slowness. Would...mcdodre
      Ski Trail Connector
      Apr 30, 2022 @ 2:55pm
      Apr 30, 2022
      VariableVariable snow/ice and generaly dry trailmcdodre
      Jesus Murphy
      Apr 30, 2022 @ 2:54pm
      Apr 30, 2022
      Idealmcdodre
      Cliff Hanger
      Apr 30, 2022 @ 2:53pm
      Apr 30, 2022
      VariableOverall dry, a few muddy spots on hills,...mcdodre
      North Fat Bike C
      Apr 30, 2022 @ 2:52pm
      Apr 30, 2022
      Wetmcdodre
      Rufus's Ramble
      Apr 30, 2022 @ 2:27pm
      Apr 30, 2022
      Idealmcdodre
      North Fat Bike A
      Dec 24, 2021 @ 7:43am
      Dec 24, 2021
      Snow Groomedgroomed as of december 23millcreekmtb
      Kootenay Krusher
      Dec 24, 2021 @ 7:40am
      Dec 24, 2021
      Snow Coveredhad been groomed previously but there was...millcreekmtb
      South Fat Bike A
      Dec 24, 2021 @ 7:39am
      Dec 24, 2021
      Snow Groomedgroomed as of december 22millcreekmtb

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1601737GrizzlyEventswishlistrouteCrazy Soles Nipika Trail Run and Kootenay Krusher 2017 Race Course
      May 19, 2022 @ 6:39am
      May 19, 2022
      user #1801863mcdodreaddreportRufus's Ramble and 6 more
      Apr 30, 2022 @ 2:27pm
      Apr 30, 2022
      user #2380647gnarbyvotetrailSouth Fat Bike A
      Apr 29, 2022 @ 10:28am
      Apr 29, 2022
      user #1421430BradF86wishlisttrailKootenay Krusher
      Apr 10, 2022 @ 1:46am
      Apr 10, 2022
      user #802728colin-fowerswishlisttrailB-Dog
      Apr 5, 2022 @ 12:36pm
      Apr 5, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2658359millcreekmtbtrailSouth Fat Bike Dnice trail with lots of berms and nice views!...
      Dec 24, 2021 @ 7:38am
      Dec 24, 2021
      user #2770978ThomsdtrailKootenay KrusherAfter the first few bouncy km it is a fun...
      Jul 4, 2021 @ 2:43pm
      Jul 4, 2021
      user #1865682LophttrailKootenay KrusherRidden clockwise, so you end in the parking...
      Jul 19, 2020 @ 3:23pm
      Jul 19, 2020
      user #1220857flacagoldentrailKootenay KrusherPerfect conditions. All the downed trees were...
      Jun 15, 2020 @ 6:33pm
      Jun 15, 2020
      user #549696raffi200reportKootenay KrusherSuper condition! Beautiful scenery... real gem.
      Sep 11, 2018 @ 6:45pm
      Sep 11, 2018

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Swansea Mountain Recreation Site 7 8 510.7 km
      Old Coach11.1 km
      Radium Hot Springs 1 112.1 km
      Lillian Lake 4 8 514.8 km
      Columbia Lake 622.2 km

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      Pinkbike Articles

      Sep 14, 2019
      Exploring BC's Lesser Known Riding Destinations on the Bikes &amp; Beers Tour Exploring BC's Lesser Known Riding Destinations on the Bikes & Beers Tour
      Seven days of full-on riding on some of British Columbia's best trail networks.

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike4643 miles4,272 ft19 miles801 ft
      #1,888#148651407954
      E-Bike4543 miles4,265 ft19 miles801 ft
      11416
      Hike617 miles1,257 ft7 miles728 ft
      #9,274#35010129
      Trail Running617 miles1,257 ft7 miles728 ft
      #9,250#34510119
      Nordic Ski316 miles850 ft6 miles292 ft
      276
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