3,150 ft
Distance
111 ft
Climb
-112 ft
Descent
2,683 ft
High Point

1st Gear Details

  • Activities
    • Dirtbike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Rover Creek
    Nelson, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Sometimes hard to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Dirtbiking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking

Nice contoured trail that keeps your sidehill game on point, ends at the Hellavator or drop onto the access road

Local Trail Association
More Stats for 1st Gear dirtbike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,609 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,611 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,608 ft
  • Grade max
    -32.9%
  • Grade min
    32.4%
  • Distance climb
    1,503 ft
  • Distance down
    1,480 ft
  • Distance flat
    164 ft
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Status:
on Aug 29, 2020
Very Dry
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Photos
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      1st Gear Trail Reports

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      Aug 29, 2020 @ 10:11pm
      Aug 29, 2020
      reporter dry conditions and riders with lack of skilled ruining the trail
      Apr 26, 2020 @ 8:29am
      Apr 26, 2020
      reporter Minor erosion (trail braiding, small ruts developing, brake bumps) riders need to learn momentum when trying to go uphill, trail work needed to...
      Apr 24, 2020 @ 12:00pm
      Apr 24, 2020
      Apr 15, 2020 @ 11:32am
      Apr 15, 2020
      reporter blow down and snow
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