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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
      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
      • 6
      • 18
      • 33
      • 3

      Region Status
      Open as of Jun 13, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      69
      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
      6,118 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,591 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,393 ft
      Reports
      864
      Photos
      99
      Ridden Counter
      20,159

      Photos of South Canoe Mountain Bike

      50 |
      Apr 6, 2021 @ 8:25pm
      Apr 6, 2021
      17 |
      Apr 6, 2021 @ 8:25pm
      Apr 6, 2021
      trail: Coffee Time
      53 |
      Oct 14, 2020 @ 7:33am
      Oct 14, 2020
      trail: KC Reloaded
      57 |
      Oct 13, 2020 @ 8:55am
      Oct 13, 2020
      trail: KC Reloaded
      40 |
      Oct 13, 2020 @ 8:50am
      Oct 13, 2020
      trail: Lower Schizo
      12 |
      Sep 29, 2020 @ 3:15pm
      Sep 29, 2020
      trail: Lower Schizo
      41 |
      Sep 29, 2020 @ 3:11pm
      Sep 29, 2020
      trail: KC Reloaded
      57 |
      Aug 16, 2020 @ 8:55am
      Aug 16, 2020

      Videos of South Canoe Mountain Bike

      Upper and Lower Flying Nun
      7:05 | 104 | Sep 16, 2020
      Troll Trail
      0:29 | 53 | Sep 16, 2020
      xcut to buddha, schizo to flying nun
      trail: Mo Buddha
      10:07 | 72 | Jun 22, 2020
      Mo Budda
      trail: Mo Buddha
      4:26 | 89 | Sep 18, 2018
      1:15 | 315 | Jun 28, 2018
      Lower Schitzo to Flying Nun
      7:11 | 607 | Aug 30, 2016
      Lumpy at South Canoe
      trail: Lumpy
      2:57 | 773 | Aug 29, 2016
      south canoe trails
      3:48 | 322 | Aug 25, 2016

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1300586palepagewishlisttrailCoffee Time
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 5:48pm
      Jun 15, 2021
      user #1177895MckenzaddreportClimb Trail and 1 more
      Jun 12, 2021 @ 3:22pm
      Jun 12, 2021
      user #2250329gdoggerriddentrailKids Loop and 16 more
      Jun 12, 2021 @ 2:27pm
      Jun 12, 2021
      user #65681okanaganboyriddentrailKC Reloaded and 12 more
      Jun 6, 2021 @ 5:30pm
      Jun 6, 2021
      user #65681okanaganboyriddentrailAlternative Facts and 5 more
      Jun 5, 2021 @ 5:25pm
      Jun 5, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      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
      user #477451cjlsmithreportMo BuddhaMostly a good firm base. Some soft sides in...
      Jan 30, 2021 @ 3:57pm
      Jan 30, 2021
      user #477451cjlsmithreportBear DenSnow is thinner under the trees.(Jan 30) Some...
      Jan 30, 2021 @ 3:55pm
      Jan 30, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Larch Hills Nordic Trails 6 6 22.5 km
      Little Mountain Park 18 32.6 km
      Shuswap Memorial Cemetery Trails 8 23.1 km
      Salmon Arm Greenways 19 244.1 km
      Park Hill 29 45 km

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike6126 miles5,837 ft10 miles1,591 ft
      #137#289786395,475
      E-Bike6126 miles5,837 ft10 miles1,591 ft
      #43#11783234
      Hike5725 miles3,829 ft8 miles1,591 ft
      #158#361729199
      Trail Running5725 miles3,829 ft8 miles1,591 ft
      #159#35726184
      Horse2013 miles925 ft3 miles1,591 ft
      #47#235513
      Dirtbike/Moto23 miles174 ft4,147 ft1,138 ft
      3523
      ATV/ORV/OHV23 miles174 ft4,147 ft1,138 ft
      #11352
      Snowshoe5122 miles4,390 ft8 miles1,457 ft
      #8#1157156
      Nordic Ski14 miles33 ft1,181 ft1,457 ft
      #543136
      • By JoeDick STAB SCC & contributors
      • Admins: STAB, SCC
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