11.7 miles
Distance
1,641 ft
Climb
-1,664 ft
Descent
3,655 ft
High Point

A loop along easy trails and some road. Lots of climbing involved but nothing too extreme.

Detailed Description
Bruce to Bruce is a 12 mile popular easy route located near Nelson British Columbia. This mountain bike primary route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 8 trails. This route climbs 1,641 ft with a max elevation of 3,655 ft then descends -1,664 ft.
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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
chris-chan (Aug 23, 2021 at 9:53)
What a fun ride, absolutely dig the history lessons along the way. Thanks trail builders
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  • + 0
surly64 (Jul 16, 2019 at 13:42)
Silverking trail is nearly all double track.
It allows you to loop from anywhere in town to Cottonwood Lake then back along the Salmo rail trail with very little technical dirt.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    3
More Stats for Bruce to Bruce mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    2,008 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,254 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,231 ft
  • Grade max
    -56.5%
  • Grade min
    48.2%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,253 ft
Avg: 4.5 (2 votes)
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