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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Nelson's newest MTB park - 170 hectares of private forest, with 24 hour public access.
      A core network of fun trails, with well graded single track climbing trails forming a backbone from the bottom of the property to the top. Plenty of down options to ride, all with their own character.
      As at Feb 2016, 12km of trail is in place, with an end of 2016 target of 40km the goal.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Trailhead opposite #205 Champion Road, Richmond
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #290
      Trails
      20
      Total Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      4 miles
      Total Descent
      3,189 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,401 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,165 ft
      Reports
      83
      Photos
      14
      Ridden Counter
      1,909

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