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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
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Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
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  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
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  • One Direction
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      Mt. Swansea has a good network of intermediate to advanced DH trails that are accessable via shuttle or by pedaling the grueling uptrack.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Land Status: Managed by Local Riding Association
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      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 7
      • 8
      • 5

      Region Status
      Open as of Jun 8, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      24
      Trails Mountain Bike
      20
      Trails E-Bike
      19
      Trails Hike
      11
      Trails Trail Running
      11
      Trails Snowshoe
      6
      Total Distance
      18 miles
      Total Descent
      9,391 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,460 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      5,676 ft
      Reports
      876
      Photos
      189
      Ridden Counter
      8,623

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 m avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 9 rides
      • 12.3 km avg distance
      Past Week
      • 32 rides
      • 15.3 km avg distance

      Photos of Swansea Mountain Recreation Site Mountain Bike

      trail: Gravy Train
      5 |
      Jun 3, 2021 @ 5:01pm
      Jun 3, 2021
      trail: South Park
      80 |
      Aug 18, 2020 @ 2:20pm
      Aug 18, 2020
      | 1 comments
      trail: South Park
      81 |
      Aug 15, 2020 @ 4:02pm
      Aug 15, 2020
      trail: Hula Girl
      135 |
      Jun 18, 2019 @ 12:47pm
      Jun 18, 2019
      trail: Hula Girl
      163 |
      Apr 22, 2017 @ 5:15pm
      Apr 22, 2017
      trail: Hula Girl
      298 |
      Apr 22, 2017 @ 5:15pm
      Apr 22, 2017
      trail: Hula Girl
      675 |
      Nov 5, 2015 @ 5:56pm
      Nov 5, 2015
      | 1 comments
      trail: Hula Girl
      557 |
      Oct 21, 2013 @ 3:14pm
      Oct 21, 2013

      Videos of Swansea Mountain Recreation Site Mountain Bike

      Scary!
      trail: Washed Up
      0:18 | 64 | Aug 15, 2020
      Huge gap
      trail: Washed Up
      0:21 | 67 | Aug 15, 2020
      Step up on 'Step Up'
      trail: Step Up
      0:07 | 154 | Aug 15, 2020
      UP TO HERE-COHEN JOHNS
      12:01 | 85 | Feb 26, 2020
      The Return to Swantanamo Bay 2019
      trail: Washed Up
      1:00 | 227 | May 2, 2019
      Swans Laps
      6:13 | 280 | Jan 3, 2019
      Jake goes OTB on Meat Grinder
      3:50 | 341 | Nov 24, 2018
      Invermere Swansea BC Laps Spring 2018
      1:57 | 177 | Sep 23, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2702868LeanneHazardwishlisttrailSouth Park
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 9:57am
      Jun 18, 2021
      user #2748730StokmanBrettriddentrailSouth Park and 3 more
      Jun 16, 2021 @ 9:34pm
      Jun 16, 2021
      user #2519843qeGflDwishlisttrailSouth Park
      Jun 16, 2021 @ 9:14pm
      Jun 16, 2021
      user #2749733KristenCurryriddentrailSouth Park and 4 more
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 7:40pm
      Jun 15, 2021
      user #208961mfitchwishlisttrailSouth Park
      Jun 11, 2021 @ 8:45am
      Jun 11, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1676404gtamatrailMt. Swansea RoadCan anyone provide a status report of the...
      Jun 7, 2021 @ 10:50pm
      Jun 7, 2021
      user #1757615Ralphy02trailSouth Park10/10 from me! I was smiling the whole way...
      Jun 5, 2021 @ 7:19am
      Jun 5, 2021
      user #128346jrowleyreportSouth ParkWhat are the conditions like is it rideable.
      May 28, 2021 @ 3:19pm
      May 28, 2021
      user #2675589AtlinreportMt. Swansea RoadIs gate open?
      May 26, 2021 @ 3:46pm
      May 26, 2021
      user #541094NeachdainnreportHula GirlRoad will be open at the start of June.
      Apr 29, 2021 @ 8:53am
      Apr 29, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Lillian Lake 4 8 55.7 km
      Old Coach6.1 km
      Radium Hot Springs 1 19.6 km
      Nipika Mountain Resort 10 25 610.7 km
      Panorama Mountain Resort 5 8 17 813 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2014 miles7,356 ft8 miles2,444 ft
      #476#7618987624,037
      E-Bike1914 miles7,264 ft8 miles2,444 ft
      #125#2483976
      Hike119 miles2,293 ft3 miles2,461 ft
      #1,356#127846133
      Trail Running119 miles2,293 ft3 miles2,461 ft
      #1,363#12784616
      Snowshoe68 miles2,159 ft3 miles2,461 ft
      134
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