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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
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 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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  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • 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
      You require a Nelson Mountain Bike Club Membership to ride in this area. Go to https://nelsonmtb.club/join-the-club/become-a-member/

      Sharlands forestry area has a wide variety of hand-built trails through forestry and native plantation with everything from a technical single track, steep loamy descents, and national level DH tracks. Forestry roads link the network for the gravel grinders. A great all-weather riding area.
      Sharlands Carpark google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 17
      • 1
      • 7
      • 2
      • 5
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 days
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      36
      Trails Mountain Bike
      36
      Trails E-Bike
      4
      Trails Hike
      28
      Trails Trail Running
      28
      Total Distance
      47 miles
      Total Descent
      15,632 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,767 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,871 ft
      Reports
      665
      Photos
      159
      Ridden Counter
      3,904

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 8 rides
      • 19.3 km avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 3 rides
      • 8.7 km avg distance
      Past Week
      • 28 rides
      • 13.2 km avg distance

      Photos of Sharlands Mountain Bike

      trail: Aorere
      57 |
      Feb 20, 2020 @ 1:00am
      Feb 20, 2020
      trail: Aorere
      20 |
      Feb 20, 2020 @ 1:00am
      Feb 20, 2020
      trail: Kaka
      99 |
      Feb 3, 2020 @ 12:25am
      Feb 3, 2020
      trail: Matai
      99 |
      Oct 28, 2019 @ 2:35am
      Oct 28, 2019

      Videos of Sharlands Mountain Bike

      some loose Mr chompa for you
      trail: Mr Chomper
      1:00 | 308 | Dec 18, 2017
      messing around on some step trails in nelson nz
      2:53 | 128 | Dec 18, 2017
      Forgot to zip my pants up. Still gonna sendit!
      0:50 | 30410 | Aug 26, 2017
      Cloud nine
      trail: Putakari
      3:41 | 1293 | Apr 22, 2017

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Keyboard Warrior
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 8:31pm
      2 days
      VariableNMTBC NMTBC Top couple of corners blown out, another...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Chings Highway
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 2:42pm
      Jul 21, 2020
      Variableeasy-trail Tree cleared 20/July.
      Aorere
      Jul 13, 2020 @ 11:38pm
      Jul 13, 2020
      VariableLove4riding
      Wiggles Climb
      Jul 11, 2020 @ 12:44am
      Jul 11, 2020
      Variableeasy-trail Tree cleared 9th July from 700m in from...
      Kaka Road
      Jul 11, 2020 @ 12:41am
      Jul 11, 2020
      Variableeasy-trail Tree blocking trail removed 9th of July
      Putakari
      Jul 7, 2020 @ 10:29pm
      Jul 7, 2020
      Variabletamallama
      Maitai Face Road
      Jul 7, 2020 @ 10:29pm
      Jul 7, 2020
      VariabletamallamaExciting!
      Loam Ranger
      Jul 7, 2020 @ 10:29pm
      Jul 7, 2020
      Variabletamallama
      Sharlands Road
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 6:51pm
      Jul 6, 2020
      Idealmgoldingham
      Slingshot Climb
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 6:51pm
      Jul 6, 2020
      Idealmgoldingham
      Scottwood Wiggles
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 6:51pm
      Jul 6, 2020
      Wetmgoldingham

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #974880NMTBCaddreportKeyboard Warrior
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 8:31pm
      2 days
      user #2079299SireruswishlisttrailAorere
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 4:08pm
      Aug 5, 2020
      user #1664959rainbowballzdifficultyvotetrailKaka
      Jul 30, 2020 @ 4:40pm
      Jul 30, 2020
      user #1269395BeckyrickardwishlisttrailAorere
      Jul 26, 2020 @ 1:09am
      Jul 26, 2020
      user #1337440easy-trailaddreportChings Highway
      Jul 21, 2020 @ 2:42pm
      Jul 21, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1337440easy-trailreportKaka RoadTree cleared today
      Jul 8, 2020 @ 5:46pm
      Jul 8, 2020
      user #1337440easy-trailreportWiggles ClimbTree cleared today
      Jul 8, 2020 @ 5:45pm
      Jul 8, 2020
      user #1337440easy-trailreportAorereHave pruned the line to the left of the tree...
      Jun 29, 2020 @ 3:22am
      Jun 29, 2020
      user #1337440easy-trailreportAorereTree cleared today
      Jun 29, 2020 @ 2:50am
      Jun 29, 2020
      user #1337440easy-trailreportGround Effect SlingshotTrail fully cleared of blackberry, vegetation...
      Jun 25, 2020 @ 11:02pm
      Jun 25, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Codgers - Maitai 1 6 32.1 km
      Codgers 7 82.5 km
      Coppermine 1 22.8 km
      Fringed Hill Nelson 1 7 12.9 km
      Marsden Valley 2 4 26.3 km

      Local Badges

      • By bradical9 & contributors
      • Admins: Aorere-Enduro, NMTBC
      • #6655 - 10,025 views

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