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      SOUTH CANOE is the most popular trail network in the shuswap, being close to town it makes for a great after work rip. This multi use trail network is annual Salty Dog 6 hour Enduro mountain bike race. It is also the western trailhead to the Larch Hills Traverse. A network of largely dual directional trails which can be linked up in a variety of ways.

      TRAIL STEWARDSHIP: Did You Know? The South Canoe Trails are managed by volunteer stewards in partnership with the City of Salmon Arm and Recreation Sites and Trails BC. Under a Management Plan and Partnership Agreement with both the City and the Province, the Shuswap Trail Alliance supports a local Stewardship Advisory to guide maintenance, signage, and trail planning in the area, and act as a meeting point for interest groups.

      Sign up for regular trail updates & bulletins from the South Canoe Advisory/Shuswap Trail Alliance by sending your email to: info@shuswaptrails.com

      For More information and Geo Referenced PDF maps please visit shuswaptrails.com. South Canoe
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      AKA: Malibu
      Land Manager: http://www.sitesandtrailsbc.ca/
      Parking google parking directions
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      Region Details
      • 7
      • 18
      • 32
      • 4

      Region Status
      Open as of May 14, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      70
      Trails Mountain Bike
      61
      Trails E-Bike
      61
      Trails Hike
      57
      Trails Trail Running
      57
      Trails Horse
      20
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Trails Snowshoe
      51
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      29 miles
      Total Descent
      5,773 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,591 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,393 ft
      Reports
      1,075
      Photos
      127
      Ridden Counter
      25,434

      Photos of South Canoe Mountain Bike

      trail: Lower Schizo
      2 |
      Jun 15, 2022 @ 11:48am
      Jun 15, 2022
      trail: Lower Schizo
      6 |
      Jun 15, 2022 @ 11:18am
      Jun 15, 2022
      trail: Lumpy
      11 |
      May 1, 2022 @ 4:38pm
      May 1, 2022
      trail: Mo Buddha
      39 |
      Sep 12, 2021 @ 7:11pm
      Sep 12, 2021
      93 |
      Apr 6, 2021 @ 8:25pm
      Apr 6, 2021
      56 |
      Apr 6, 2021 @ 8:25pm
      Apr 6, 2021
      trail: Coffee Time
      255 |
      Oct 14, 2020 @ 7:33am
      Oct 14, 2020
      trail: KC Reloaded
      110 |
      Oct 13, 2020 @ 8:55am
      Oct 13, 2020

      Videos of South Canoe Mountain Bike

      Upper and Lower Flying Nun
      7:05 | 144 | Sep 16, 2020
      Troll Trail
      0:29 | 90 | Sep 16, 2020
      xcut to buddha, schizo to flying nun
      trail: Mo Buddha
      10:07 | 97 | Jun 22, 2020
      Mo Budda
      trail: Mo Buddha
      4:26 | 95 | Sep 18, 2018
      1:15 | 426 | Jun 28, 2018
      Lower Schitzo to Flying Nun
      7:11 | 673 | Aug 30, 2016
      Lumpy at South Canoe
      trail: Lumpy
      2:57 | 813 | Aug 29, 2016
      south canoe trails
      3:48 | 346 | Aug 25, 2016

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1150112Kno-Endo-RidinwishlistrouteBCBR Stage 2 2022 MTB Draft
      Jun 25, 2022 @ 4:17pm
      2 days
      user #1019963sunbike1riddentrailMo Buddha
      Jun 25, 2022 @ 12:40pm
      2 days
      user #1812932JCaissiewishlistrouteBCBR Stage 2 2022 MTB Draft
      Jun 22, 2022 @ 11:46am
      Jun 22, 2022
      user #3074339EwMWKi13wishlistregionSouth Canoe
      Jun 17, 2022 @ 7:34pm
      Jun 17, 2022
      user #273389096BrigadieraddreportLower Schizo
      Jun 16, 2022 @ 5:09pm
      Jun 16, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #234235Two-plankertrailKC/Lumpy rdSnow on the road up to lumpy
      Apr 7, 2022 @ 3:36pm
      Apr 7, 2022
      user #1471782KkilbacktrailLower SchizoTree down 350 m into trail from top. On...
      Jul 2, 2021 @ 9:37am
      Jul 2, 2021
      user #177931cstromgrentrailCoffee TimeCoffee Time has been completely rebuilt since...
      May 4, 2021 @ 8:52pm
      May 4, 2021
      user #477451cjlsmithreportGypsy TearsIcy at lower elevation Because of earlier...
      Feb 14, 2021 @ 1:03pm
      Feb 14, 2021
      user #1435673MGV8reportGypsy TearsFeb 14th. Icy at the bottom
      Feb 14, 2021 @ 12:48pm
      Feb 14, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Larch Hills Nordic Trails 6 5 22.5 km
      Little Mountain Park 17 32.6 km
      Shuswap Memorial Cemetery Trails 8 23.1 km
      Salmon Arm Greenways 20 244.1 km
      Park Hill 29 45 km

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike6126 miles5,492 ft9 miles1,591 ft
      #155#291241,06897,417
      E-Bike6126 miles5,492 ft9 miles1,591 ft
      #52#13988277
      Hike5725 miles3,507 ft7 miles1,591 ft
      #159#3129201139
      Trail Running5725 miles3,507 ft7 miles1,591 ft
      #158#299171198
      Horse2013 miles925 ft3 miles1,591 ft
      #50#336719
      Dirtbike/Moto23 miles174 ft4,147 ft1,138 ft
      3544
      ATV/ORV/OHV23 miles174 ft4,147 ft1,138 ft
      #173545
      Snowshoe5122 miles4,072 ft7 miles1,457 ft
      #11#11112159
      Nordic Ski14 miles33 ft1,181 ft1,457 ft
      #599146
      • By JoeDick STAB SCC & contributors
      • Admins: STAB, SCC
      • #12967 - 19,377 views
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