2,361 ft
Distance
125 ft
Climb
-11 ft
Descent
00:08:24
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Lower Turner Creek Trail

Lower Turner Creek Details

  • Riding Area
    Salmon Arm Greenways
    Salmon Arm, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Gravel Path
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #67397 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    City of Salmon Arm

Urban Connector Trail,

Access Info

Can be accessed from the SA Wharf. Cross the tracks and road, turn left, the quickly right to the sidewalk that goes up and around the buildings to McGuire Lake. Do either path around McGuire Lake, cross to path on the right (east) of the
school playing field. Stay right on the trail to school parking lot. Stay right and cross under the highway via the underpass. Turn left onto the trail crossing in front of the Podollan Inn. This trail can continue up Okanagan to Little Mt Trails.

Disclaimer

This is a Multi-Use Urban Connector trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Lower Turner Creek bike trail
  • Altitude change
    114 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,183 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,301 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,183 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,297 ft
  • Grade
    4.822%
  • Grade max
    -9.866%
  • Grade min
    11.087%
  • Distance climb
    1,973 ft
  • Distance down
    319 ft
  • Distance flat
    69 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:24
  • Avg reverse time
    00:14:56
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Status:
on Jul 12, 2018
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • 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
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      Lower Turner Creek Trail Reports

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      Jul 12, 2018 @ 7:04pm
      Jul 12, 2018
      reporter Lower section from steep hill by the bench to the padolan is getting overgrown.
      Jun 18, 2018 @ 1:43pm
      Jun 18, 2018
      Perfect conditions when trail is a little damp
      Jul 14, 2017 @ 8:02am
      Jul 14, 2017
      Bridge is mostly repaired and washout has been smoothed over, but there is a lot of overgrowth infringing on the whole trail. Reduced visibility...
      Jul 11, 2016 @ 9:38pm
      Jul 11, 2016
      reporter June 10: Lower trail beside the Podollan fence is very treacherous, especially for bikes, due to a wash out and an unrepaired bridge. Be careful!
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 5 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 37 rides
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      Photos

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      Jun 18, 2018 @ 1:42pm
      Jun 18, 2018
      Lower Turner Creek, Kamloops
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      Jun 18, 2018 @ 1:42pm
      Jun 18, 2018
      Lower Turner Creek, Kamloops

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag cjlsmith STAB (Jul 5, 2016 at 10:20)
       July 5 2016 The lower section of this trail and the bridge adjacent to the Podollan Inn are in disrepair and should be considered dangerous to cyclists. Use caution.
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