10.5 miles
Distance
1,630 ft
Climb
-1,656 ft
Descent
4,388 ft
High Point

Easy climb on FSR then easy singletrack (some climbing). A short climb on doubletrack back to the start.

Detailed Description
Failry High loop is a 11 mile moderately popular easy route located near Nelson British Columbia. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 5 trails. This route climbs 1,630 ft with a max elevation of 4,388 ft then descends -1,656 ft.
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3 Reviews & Comments

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Twowheelsforever (Aug 1, 2019 at 11:14)
As a descender, the lower half is more fun, pumpy fast blue square with bermed corners. Kinda boring who like tech gnar
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Twowheelsforever (Aug 1, 2019 at 11:14)
As a descender, the lower half is more fun, pumpy fast blue square with bermed corners. Kinda boring who like tech gnar
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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
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Ridelogs
    2
More Stats for Failry High loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -26 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,858 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,341 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,314 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -55.3%
  • Grade min
    35.4%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,585 ft
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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