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      Mt. Swansea has a good network of intermediate to advanced trails that are accessable via shuttle or by pedaling the uptrack.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
      Land Status: Managed by Local Riding Association
      Bottom Parking google parking directions
      Region Supporters & Maintainers
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      Region Details
      • 7
      • 8
      • 5

      Region Status
      Open as of May 12, 2024
      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
      1,262
      Photos
      230
      Ridden Counter
      16,498

      Outside Logo Articles

      Exploring BC's Lesser Known Riding Destinations on the Bikes & Beers Tour
      Sep 14, 2019 from pinkbike.com
      Seven days of full-on riding on some of British Columbia's best trail networks.

      Photos of Swansea Mountain Recreation Site Mountain Bike

      trail: Hula Girl
      0 |
      May 21, 2024 @ 9:40am
      56 mins
      trail: South Park
      304 |
      Aug 18, 2020 @ 2:20pm
      Aug 18, 2020
      | 1 comments
      trail: South Park
      283 |
      Aug 15, 2020 @ 4:02pm
      Aug 15, 2020
      trail: Hula Girl
      303 |
      Jun 18, 2019 @ 12:47pm
      Jun 18, 2019
      trail: Hula Girl
      281 |
      Apr 22, 2017 @ 5:15pm
      Apr 22, 2017
      trail: Hula Girl
      460 |
      Apr 22, 2017 @ 5:15pm
      Apr 22, 2017
      trail: Hula Girl
      893 |
      Nov 5, 2015 @ 5:56pm
      Nov 5, 2015
      | 1 comments
      trail: Hula Girl
      753 |
      Oct 21, 2013 @ 3:14pm
      Oct 21, 2013

      Videos of Swansea Mountain Recreation Site Mountain Bike

      Little Scree for Me
      80 | Mar 10, 2022
      Southpark Big Road Gap
      trail: Washed Up
      39 | Mar 10, 2022
      Hula Girl Step up
      trail: Hula Girl
      106 | Mar 10, 2022
      Scary!
      trail: Washed Up
      0:18 | 97 | Aug 15, 2020
      Huge gap
      trail: Washed Up
      0:21 | 94 | Aug 15, 2020
      Step up on 'Step Up'
      trail: Step Up
      0:07 | 393 | Aug 15, 2020
      UP TO HERE-COHEN JOHNS
      12:01 | 162 | Feb 26, 2020
      The Return to Swantanamo Bay 2019
      trail: Washed Up
      1:00 | 261 | May 2, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      PaulM58addphotoactivity #52940098 and 1 more
      May 21, 2024 @ 9:40am
      57 mins
      Jbluteauriddentrailactivity #52893659
      May 20, 2024 @ 12:15pm
      22 hours
      Ryguy7riddentrailactivity #52854300 and 12 more
      May 19, 2024 @ 8:23pm
      2 days
      claudiamp27riddentrailactivity #52848762
      May 19, 2024 @ 6:09pm
      2 days
      claudiamp27riddentrailactivity #52837237 and 2 more
      May 19, 2024 @ 1:26pm
      2 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      outdooristjefftrailSwansea Trail (Upper)Lower is sustained, but smooth and flowy....
      Oct 9, 2023 @ 7:56am
      Oct 9, 2023
      PaulMcEachenreportChic-n-chuckN Kronos
      Aug 25, 2023 @ 1:32pm
      Aug 25, 2023
      PaulMcEachenreportChic-n-chuckMainmast udtmm
      Aug 25, 2023 @ 1:30pm
      Aug 25, 2023
      RadicalRockeyRidertrailHula GirlTerribly blown out and full of rowdy big...
      Aug 23, 2023 @ 3:29pm
      Aug 23, 2023
      macloutitrailSouth ParkExcellent condition today. Some of the berms...
      Aug 20, 2023 @ 8:37pm
      Aug 20, 2023

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Lillian Lake 4 8 55.7 km
      Old Coach6.1 km
      Radium Hot Springs 1 19.6 km
      Nipika Mountain Resort 13 21 610.7 km
      Toby Creek Adventures 1 212.5 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2014 miles7,356 ft8 miles2,444 ft
      #471#632211,26256,894
      E-Bike1914 miles7,264 ft8 miles2,444 ft
      #185#301,2231279
      Hike119 miles2,293 ft3 miles2,461 ft
      #959#9091,181305
      Trail Running119 miles2,293 ft3 miles2,461 ft
      #961#901,18174
      Snowshoe68 miles2,159 ft3 miles2,461 ft
      204
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