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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
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  • < 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
ContributeDetails
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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
  • 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
      consists of mountainous area immediately behind Merritt. Five + trails, mostly Blue level
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      MMBA Group Ride meetup spot google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Top of Grimmet Ave or the Flagpole
      Region Details
      • 1
      • 1
      • 6
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jun 23, 2019 ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #4,621
      State Ranking
      #266
      Trails (view details)
      9
      Trails Mountain Bike
      9
      Trails Hike
      9
      Trails Trail Running
      9
      Total Distance
      12 miles
      Total Descent
      3,527 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,405 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,511 ft
      Reports
      23
      Photos
      31
      Ridden Counter
      68

      Popular Swakum Mountain Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 3 miles avg distance

      Photos of Swakum Mountain Mountain Bike

      59 |
      May 24, 2019 @ 7:57am
      May 24, 2019
      44 |
      May 24, 2019 @ 7:57am
      May 24, 2019
      25 |
      May 24, 2019 @ 7:57am
      May 24, 2019
      29 |
      May 24, 2019 @ 7:57am
      May 24, 2019

      Videos of Swakum Mountain Mountain Bike

      TLT and Supra Swakum Ridge Merritt
      3:52 | 20 | Apr 30, 2019
      Snow ride on TLT
      1:33 | 94 | Apr 4, 2017
      Mountain Bike ride with toddler in bike trailer
      7:26 | 44 | Jul 13, 2019 , Merritt
      TLT Snow Ride
      263 | Apr 4, 2017 , Merritt

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Dangle
      Jun 23, 2019 @ 5:34pm
      Jun 23, 2019
      Variabletunnel-visionNot recommended by me. Brushy. Hard to...
      Upper Scenic
      May 14, 2019 @ 9:15pm
      May 14, 2019
      Drymispokehorse Trees removed and many loosened rocks swept
      Skiddader
      May 14, 2019 @ 9:04pm
      May 14, 2019
      Unknownmispokehorse Trail has had spring cleaning and touch...
      Supra
      Aug 3, 2018 @ 10:42am
      Aug 3, 2018
      DryTanyaMbank sloughing has narrowed the trail on...
      Tom Lacey Memorial Trail
      Mar 25, 2018 @ 12:57pm
      Mar 25, 2018
      VariablemajaminSnow patches gone, a few wet spots but...
      Mojo
      May 11, 2017 @ 5:29pm
      May 11, 2017
      UnknowndarchoborneThis is an old trail called Swaakum...
      Bench Access to TLT
      Apr 4, 2017 @ 11:13pm
      Apr 4, 2017
      DryFlarix MMBAnice and dry with one or two mud puddles
      Lower Scenic
      Apr 2, 2017 @ 11:47pm
      Apr 2, 2017
      Snow CoveredFlarix MMBAstarted snowing at the start of the ride...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1215329FlarixupdatetrailBench Access to TLT and 5 more
      Aug 12, 2019 @ 10:52am
      Aug 12, 2019
      user #1307496Velly11riddentrailDangle
      Jul 16, 2019 @ 4:05am
      Jul 16, 2019
      user #1812948NielsaaddvideoMountain Bike ride with toddler in bike trailer
      Jul 13, 2019 @ 8:46am
      Jul 13, 2019
      user #812126tunnel-visionaddreportDangle
      Jun 23, 2019 @ 5:35pm
      Jun 23, 2019
      user #860752Djacques13votetrailBench Access to TLT and 1 more
      Jun 14, 2019 @ 2:43pm
      Jun 14, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #379744darchobornetrailDangleFind it and youve got it!
      May 11, 2019 @ 6:33pm
      May 11, 2019
      user #379744darchobornetrailSupraOct 14, 2018; Fallen trees removed; dry and...
      Oct 14, 2018 @ 8:53am
      Oct 14, 2018
      user #1494272agjaytrailSkedangTotally agree with caribooyj and bryanjoh! I...
      Aug 8, 2018 @ 9:35pm
      Aug 8, 2018
      user #224521caribooyjtrailSkedangMost of the trails in this network are neither...
      May 30, 2018 @ 8:11pm
      May 30, 2018
      user #545558FalconatortrailDangleCould not follow the descent portion of this...
      Oct 20, 2017 @ 10:56am
      Oct 20, 2017

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