2,434 ft
Distance
3 ft
Climb
-475 ft
Descent
00:06:20
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Glade Runner Trail

Glade Runner Details

  • Riding Area
    Nelson's North Shore
    Nelson, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #23020 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Occasionally steep, but mostly fast side-hill, bench-cut trail that needs
your full momentum for ultimate enjoyment.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Glade Runner bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -472 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,425 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,897 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,897 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,425 ft
  • Grade
    -19.395%
  • Grade max
    -46.599%
  • Grade min
    3.363%
  • Distance climb
    125 ft
  • Distance down
    2,309 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:20
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Status:
on Oct 14, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3.85 (6 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
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 intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
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  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos

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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 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
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • 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
      Directions to glade-runner trailhead (49.620769, -117.134428)
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      Glade Runner Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Oct 14, 2018 @ 1:29pm
      Oct 14, 2018
      Aug 4, 2018 @ 6:03pm
      Aug 4, 2018
      Fast and loose
      Jul 9, 2018 @ 9:51am
      Jul 9, 2018
      Jun 5, 2018 @ 4:26pm
      Jun 5, 2018
      A little grown in but all clear
      Apr 28, 2018 @ 9:56am
      Apr 28, 2018
      Mostly dry with some puddles. Cleared a small trailsaw sized tree from the traverse toward the top. All good for now.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 20 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      All
      • 86 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      4 |
      Oct 14, 2018 @ 1:29pm
      Oct 14, 2018
      Glade Runner, Nelson
      5 |
      Oct 14, 2018 @ 1:28pm
      Oct 14, 2018
      Glade Runner, Nelson
      139 |
      Sep 6, 2016 @ 2:50pm
      Sep 6, 2016
      Glade Runner, Nelson
      382 |
      May 15, 2010 @ 11:42pm
      May 15, 2010
      Glade Runner, Nelson

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      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag DaveandJenna (Sep 18, 2017 at 20:53)
       A few small rock drops and a slab ride. Quick pedal up from the intersection.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag Ryandury (Jul 24, 2018 at 11:18)
       Any guesses on the size of that big rock/slab roll?
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag j-p-i (Aug 7, 2018 at 14:40)
       It's about 15 feet down I think.
      [Reply]

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      Nelson BC - Glade Runner / Ledges
      4:34 | 51 | Aug 7, 2018 , Nelson