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      Shuswap Lake is one of the most popular recreational destinations in BC. The approx. 400 km of shoreline contains many provincial parks and offers unlimited water related recreational opportunities. The surrounding mountains provide trails for cross country skiing, snowmobiling, mountain biking and hiking.
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      Region Details
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      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      490
      Trails Mountain Bike
      435
      Trails E-Bike
      305
      Trails Hike
      438
      Trails Trail Running
      436
      Trails Horse
      119
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      57
      Trails Observed Trials
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      62
      Trails Snowmobile
      3
      Trails Snowshoe
      91
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      46
      Trails Nordic Ski
      121
      Total Distance
      404 miles
      Total Descent
      73,739 ft
      Total Vertical
      6,229 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,362 ft
      Reports
      2,448
      Photos
      1,026
      Ridden Counter
      42,986

      Outside+ Logo Articles

      Video: An Ode To Fall with Jo Peters in Kelowna, BC
      Sep 30, 2020 from pinkbike.com
      Nothing quite like fall riding.

      Popular Shuswap Mountain Biking Trails

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      The Flying Nun (upper)
      South Canoe
      The Flying Nun (lower)
      South Canoe
      Climb Trail
      South Canoe
      Deer Trail
      South Canoe
      Moose Trail
      South Canoe
      Flying Nun Parking Connector
      South Canoe
      Banjoo
      South Canoe
      Troll Trail
      South Canoe
      Purple Pony Trail
      South Canoe
      Lower Schizo
      South Canoe
      X-Cut Entry (Multi-use)
      South Canoe
      Meadow Trail (Multi-Use)
      South Canoe
      KC Connector
      South Canoe
      PPT 2
      South Canoe
      X-Cut
      South Canoe

      Shuswap Mountain Bike Routes

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      New School Loop
      South Canoe
      7 miles
      South Canoe Long
      South Canoe
      10 miles
      Rubberhead to Larch Hills Traverse
      Rubberhead Trail System
      21 miles
      Larch Hills Toms Shelter Loop Route
      Larch Hills Nordic Trails
      7 miles
      Rubberhead Climbing Route
      Rubberhead Trail System
      7 miles
      BCBR Stage 2 2022 MTB Draft
      South Canoe
      31 miles
      Cec's Cabin Loop
      Larch Hills Nordic Trails
      7 miles
      Shuswap Cycling Club Advanced XC Route
      Rubberhead Trail System
      10 miles
      Local Dog
      South Canoe
      7 miles
      Salmon Arm Town Loop
      Salmon Arm Greenways
      20 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 12 rides
      Past Week
      • 133 rides

      Photos of Shuswap Mountain Bike

      trail: Lumpy
      2 |
      May 1, 2022 @ 4:38pm
      May 1, 2022
      20 |
      Oct 27, 2021 @ 9:16pm
      Oct 27, 2021
      21 |
      Oct 3, 2021 @ 7:42am
      Oct 3, 2021
      30 |
      Sep 23, 2021 @ 3:29pm
      Sep 23, 2021
      trail: Ravine
      90 |
      Jul 1, 2020 @ 11:19am
      Jul 1, 2020
      trail: Ravine
      460 |
      Apr 20, 2016 @ 11:50pm
      Apr 20, 2016
      320 |
      May 24, 2012 @ 4:55pm
      May 24, 2012
      257 |
      Dec 28, 2010 @ 6:55pm
      Dec 28, 2010

      Videos of Shuswap Mountain Bike

      Raised by Dirt
      2701 | Nov 21, 2021
      Upper and Lower Flying Nun
      7:05 | 141 | Sep 16, 2020
      Troll Trail
      0:29 | 86 | Sep 16, 2020
      Feels like Forever
      2:02 | 1218 | Aug 1, 2020
      xcut to buddha, schizo to flying nun
      trail: Mo Buddha
      10:07 | 94 | Jun 22, 2020
      Friday Fail
      trail: Sansom
      1:44 | 96 | Jan 8, 2020
      White Lake Lookout
      1:00 | 231 | Jul 2, 2019
      Ravine
      4:39 | 188 | Sep 21, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Reinecker Creek East
      Reinecker Creek Trail System
      Apr 29, 2022 @ 5:35pm
      Apr 29, 2022
      IdealElmotmTrail is closed between lower bridge and...

      Recent Trail Reports

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      user #855626happyboycriddentrailDownhill Mtb Trail and 1 more
      May 23, 2022 @ 9:04pm
      1 day
      user #1158461takanuva1988riddentrailDouble D (lower) and 11 more
      May 23, 2022 @ 7:24pm
      1 day
      user #3035976Jon312KwishlisttrailThe Flying Nun (upper)
      May 23, 2022 @ 5:28pm
      1 day
      user #1781871ElmotmaddreportWhite Lake Lookout
      May 23, 2022 @ 5:16pm
      1 day
      user #863466MajeaddreportMuffin Top and 2 more
      May 23, 2022 @ 2:30pm
      2 days

      Recent Comments

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      user #1613737Metric-MrShadestrailVeggie DelightA little confusing at the beginning as this...
      May 15, 2022 @ 10:11am
      May 15, 2022
      user #1758263BrannyGtrailWhite Lake LookoutI rode it this morning. All clear, good...
      May 6, 2022 @ 3:30pm
      May 6, 2022
      user #1124718deadontrailLarch Hills Traverse (Sicamous switchbacks)Friends mentioned this could be fun. The...
      May 1, 2022 @ 4:56pm
      May 1, 2022
      user #1351062gasman5trailRubberhead (DH)The Wizard - Rubberhead DH combo is the...
      Apr 25, 2022 @ 2:55pm
      Apr 25, 2022
      user #1781871ElmotmreportWhite Lake TraverseMy little hand made ditch seemed to survive...
      Apr 10, 2022 @ 3:30pm
      Apr 10, 2022

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike435369 miles68,248 ft135 miles4,016 ft
      9982,4262316,564
      E-Bike305227 miles47,067 ft94 miles3,816 ft
      2,1627278
      Hike438383 miles69,354 ft139 miles6,230 ft
      212,27241,374
      Trail Running436383 miles69,055 ft138 miles6,230 ft
      52,2698954
      Horse119102 miles14,882 ft43 miles3,140 ft
      1,020315
      Dirtbike/Moto5773 miles11,617 ft31 miles3,530 ft
      985599
      Observed Trials17 miles89 ft315 ft443 ft
      66
      ATV/ORV/OHV6276 miles11,565 ft32 miles3,530 ft
      99028
      Snowmobile38 miles223 ft4,242 ft5,932 ft
      1050
      Snowshoe9160 miles12,083 ft22 miles6,168 ft
      2134289
      Downhill Ski1220 ft10 ft
      91,285
      Backcountry Ski4630 miles2,224 ft9 miles5,932 ft
      161441
      Nordic Ski121101 miles16,119 ft48 miles3,140 ft
      4012,106
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