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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
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      The Rubberhead started off as a single mountain bike trail that has now expanded to include 18 trail sections. The area offers a variety of downhill mountain bike options for intermediate to advance riders. From steep and rooty to open and flowy, this system has something for everyone. The trail system is looked after by local trail stewards with the Shuswap Bike Club in collaboration with the Shuswap Trail Alliance. Planning of trails in the area is done in consultation with Canoe Forest Products who log the area. Its a strong partnership, so be sure to thank any foresters you might meet on the logging road. And always watch for active logging activities. Its a dynamic and productive harvest area, so things are always changing.

      The best approach is to shuttle (either by vehicle or on bike) from the 2.5km landing area of the 110 Forest Service Road (see access notes below). Here you will find parking and maps of the trail system. (Yes - we know the kiosk sign has a few hunting target holes through it :-) Trailheads range from 4 km to 11 km up the road. Riding up is an option and a great workout, but the road is steep.
      AKA: Salmon Arm
      Rubberhead Trail System Parking and Map google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Travel east of Salmon Arm on Hwy. 1 approx. 4km past the Canoe Forest Products mill. Turn right onto Forest Service Road (FSR) #110 just after a right corner on the highway and an info pullout on the left. Follow the 110 FSR up approx. 2.5km where the road widens and an old narrow skid road goes up to the left by the main trail sign. Park here.
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #418
      State Ranking
      #81
      Trails
      34
      Total Distance
      27 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      12 miles
      Total Descent
      10,226 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,118 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,893 ft
      Reports
      179
      Photos
      103
      Ridden Counter
      1,350

      Popular Rubberhead Mountain Bike Trails

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      Recent Trail Reports

      Current Trail Warnings

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      110 FSR Access Rd
      May 31, 2018 @ 10:02am
      May 31, 2018
      Canoe Forest Products has completed site...
      Lost tools
      Sep 9, 2017 @ 10:31pm
      Sep 9, 2017
      Looks to be victim of a recent cut block....

      Photos of Rubberhead Mountain Bike

      25 |
      May 17, 2018 @ 1:51pm
      May 17, 2018
      Rubberhead Bottom, Salmon Arm
      trail: Black Dog
      7 |
      Nov 25, 2017 @ 3:02pm
      Nov 25, 2017
      Black Dog, Salmon Arm
      20 |
      Nov 25, 2017 @ 3:02pm
      Nov 25, 2017
      Black Dog 2 (So far)
      85 |
      Jul 4, 2017 @ 10:22pm
      Jul 4, 2017
      Rubberhead Bottom, Salmon Arm
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      Videos of Rubberhead Mountain Bike

      Dry Hill
      trail: Muffin Top
      2:20 | 38 | Apr 27, 2018
      Dig, Build, Ride
      1:37 | 73 | Sep 4, 2016
      Flowin'
      1:47 | 250 | Jul 1, 2016
      small part
      2:14 | 108 | Apr 17, 2016
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      Rubberhead Mountain Bike Routes

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      Shuswap Cycling Club Advanced XC Route
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      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #65663cuscocanuckreport110 FSR Access Rdany update on current logging? Use of FSR 110?
      Jul 18, 2018 @ 1:27pm
      Jul 18, 2018
      user #1532886bryceparrytrailConnector BThis trail is pretty overgrown. Ride up the...
      Jun 30, 2018 @ 3:03pm
      Jun 30, 2018
      user #688243dfblandreportA-FrameI did ask for brush cutting, and damn did I...
      Jun 23, 2018 @ 2:14pm
      Jun 23, 2018
      user #471019JoeDickreportA-FrameThanks for the heads up. this is related to...
      Jun 21, 2018 @ 2:38pm
      Jun 21, 2018
      user #688243dfblandreportMeatgrinderClosed? Are they logging there again this year?
      May 29, 2018 @ 6:26pm
      May 29, 2018
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      Recent Activity

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      user #972542anerdsaddridelogJul 21, 2018 ride log and 1 more
      Jul 21, 2018 @ 9:22pm
      7 hours
      user #1459323KBuchananaddridelogJul 20, 2018 ride log
      Jul 20, 2018 @ 3:12pm
      2 days
      user #1370797bmcmahenvotetrailVeggie Delight and 6 more
      Jul 19, 2018 @ 7:28pm
      2 days
      user #688243dfblandaddreportVeggie Delight and 1 more
      Jul 19, 2018 @ 3:08pm
      3 days
      user #65663cuscocanuckcommentreport110 FSR Access Rd
      Jul 18, 2018 @ 1:27pm
      Jul 18, 2018
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