1 miles
Distance
90 ft
Climb
-816 ft
Descent
00:19:34
Avg time
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49er Details

  • Riding Area
    Blewett
    Nelson, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    A-Frame, Drop, Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #21313 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking

This is good times for all experienced riders with descent flow mixed amongst some surfy steeps and fast traverses. After second road crossing, the trail cruises parallel and directly beneath the Copper Mountain FSR and will naturally merge into a fast ending at the Blindside sign.

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More Stats for 49er bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -726 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,244 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,972 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,970 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,244 ft
  • Grade
    -10.328%
  • Grade max
    -48.324%
  • Grade min
    38.753%
  • Distance climb
    601 ft
  • Distance down
    4,446 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,979 ft
  • Avg time
    00:19:34
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Status:
on Sep 9, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4 (3 votes)

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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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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
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  • 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
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
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      49er Trail Reports

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      Sep 9, 2018 @ 12:17pm
      Sep 9, 2018
      Running great. Some loose/dry corners, but otherwise good to go.
      May 22, 2018 @ 7:09am
      May 22, 2018
      All trails clear!
      May 16, 2018 @ 9:30pm
      May 16, 2018
      Mid section of 49er clear. Upper section still covered with trees, same goes for Moosehead & Jackleg. Status of other trails unknown, but...
      Jul 6, 2017 @ 6:16pm
      Jul 6, 2017
      A few trees down. The second part past the road has a ton of mess from trees and is grown over
      May 6, 2017 @ 7:27am
      May 6, 2017
      All trails in the 49er area have been cleared of downed trees and raked. 49er, Jackleg, Moosehead, Blindside, Bottom Feeder, Choker are go to go.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      All
      • 49 rides
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      Photos

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      Jul 20, 2018 @ 5:10pm
      Jul 20, 2018
      49er, Nelson
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      Jun 5, 2018 @ 8:16pm
      Jun 5, 2018
      49er, My City
      66 |
      Sep 6, 2016 @ 8:55am
      Sep 6, 2016
      49er, Nelson
      72 |
      Sep 6, 2016 @ 8:53am
      Sep 6, 2016
      49er, Nelson

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