3 miles
Distance
380 ft
Climb
-1,047 ft
Descent
00:23:32
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Fairly High Trail

Fairly High Details

  • Riding Area
    Giveout and Gold Creek
    Nelson, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    May - November
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #12283 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2016
  • Land Manager

New buff, flowy cross-country. Spin past scenic views and through mossy woods. Will keep growing and extending back towards the southern end of the Giveout Creek FSR for next few years to come.

Access Info

Drive 6 km up Giveout Creek FSR to the 6 km spur then ride approximately 250 metres up the spur to the Fairly High terminus OR drive approximately 10 km up Giveout Creek FSR to Morning Mountain / Upper Bottoms parking OR drive to Morning Mountain parking and ride up Bottoms Up and Upper Bottoms. Fairly High starts across the road from Upper Bottoms.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Fairly High bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -667 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,667 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,389 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,334 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,667 ft
  • Grade
    -4.117%
  • Grade max
    -34.981%
  • Grade min
    30.12%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    271 ft
  • Avg time
    00:23:32
  • Avg reverse time
    00:16:08
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Status:
on Oct 18, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.75 (4 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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  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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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  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • 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
  • Other Other
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      Fairly High Trail Reports

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      Oct 18, 2018 @ 10:15am
      Oct 18, 2018
      Tree down but otherwise awesome.
      Oct 13, 2018 @ 4:15pm
      Oct 13, 2018
      Excellent condition!
      Sep 28, 2018 @ 8:17am
      Sep 28, 2018
      The BEST beginner intermediate trail in the Nelson Area!!!
      Jun 29, 2018 @ 2:35pm
      Jun 29, 2018
      Great shape!
      Jun 15, 2018 @ 3:00pm
      Jun 15, 2018
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      • 14 miles avg distance
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      Nov 19, 2018 @ 10:23am
      Nov 19, 2018
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      Fairly High
      4:36 | 83 | Sep 14, 2018 , Nelson
      Nelson BC Fairly High Trail Mountain Bike Ride
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