13 miles
Distance
4,498 ft
Climb
-4,440 ft
Descent
4,352 ft
High Point

Transfer 1- Bottoms up to Kootenay Junction
STAGE 1- Oil Can Short/Long Course
Transfer 1- Bottoms up to Kootenay Junction
STAGE 2- Born Again to Unit Cruizer Short/long course
Transfer 3- Bottoms up, upper bottoms, to placenta
STAGE 3- PLACENTA DH RACE And Long Course enduro
Transfer 4- Upper Bottoms to Turnstyles
STAGE 4- AIR DH on Turn Styles + long course
STAGE 5- Lefty Long course

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Route Sections

1 Stage 1 Oil Can Short/Long course
2 Stage 2 Born Again/Unit Cruizer Short/Long Course
3 Stage 3 Placenta DH Course/Long Course
4 Stage 4 AIR DH/ Long Course
5 Stage 5 Long Course

Trails in Route

Details

More Stats for Nelson Fat Tire Fest 2017 mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    58 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,502 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,506 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,564 ft
  • Grade
    0.083%
  • Grade max
    -53.777%
  • Grade min
    33.865%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,619 ft
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Trail Conditions
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  • Prevalent Mud
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  • Dry
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
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  • State land
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      327 | 15 comments | 2 faves
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      Turnstyles Trail
      Turnstyles Trail
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      5:23 | 93 | comments: 0 | favs:
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      Morning Mountain || Ticks Dig Me || Nelson BC
      trail: Born Again
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      Sep 21, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      statustraildateconditiondescription
      Turnstyles
      Apr 20, 2019 @ 6:17pm
      2 days
      Upper 1/3 big snow patches. Once through them its ok
      Upper Bottoms
      Apr 20, 2019 @ 6:15pm
      2 days
      Some patches of snow. Easy to walk through it. Some water on trail. One tree across.
      Born Again
      Apr 16, 2019 @ 4:35pm
      Apr 16, 2019
      Cleared of blown down but some minor water issues with early season springs flowing. Created some drainage but still water on the trail.
      reporter
      Unit Crewzer
      Apr 16, 2019 @ 4:32pm
      Apr 16, 2019
      Trail is in good shape, cleared dead fall out and pruned back bush to help with line of sight.
      reporter
      Bottoms Up
      Apr 13, 2019 @ 10:41am
      Apr 13, 2019
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