1 miles
Distance
94 ft
Climb
-950 ft
Descent
00:06:54
Avg time

Jackleg Details

  • Riding Area
    Nelson
    Nelson, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Global Ranking
    #5328 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    40 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Has early start option that forks off 49er, last corner before the first road crossing. Cross the FSR and drops in just beside Moosehead. Peels away along the northerly face, before coming back to the parking area with some steeper sections and snappy corners to keep you on your toes.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Jackleg bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -856 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,920 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,790 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,776 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,920 ft
  • Grade
    -15.982%
  • Grade max
    -69.342%
  • Grade min
    20.853%
  • Distance climb
    647 ft
  • Distance down
    4,633 ft
  • Distance flat
    74 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:54
  • Avg reverse time
    00:01:53
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Status:
on Oct 8, 2018
Dry
Avg: 5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 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
  • Other Other
      Directions to jackleg trailhead (49.463340, -117.413320)
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      Jackleg Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Oct 8, 2018 @ 2:01pm
      Oct 8, 2018
      Cleared a large stump from a blind corner. All clear now.
      Sep 9, 2018 @ 12:18pm
      Sep 9, 2018
      Large underground wasp nest at exit to trail right beside parking lot
      May 30, 2017 @ 8:03pm
      May 30, 2017
      Couple of trees to duck under, but nothing serious
      view all reports » 2 social media mentions

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 8 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 42 rides
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      Photos

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      Oct 8, 2018 @ 2:02pm
      Oct 8, 2018
      Jackleg, Nelson
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      Oct 8, 2018 @ 2:01pm
      Oct 8, 2018
      Jackleg, Nelson
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      Aug 20, 2018 @ 2:52pm
      Aug 20, 2018
      | 4 comments Jackleg, Nelson
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      Aug 20, 2018 @ 2:52pm
      Aug 20, 2018
      | 6 comments Jackleg, Nelson

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