6 miles
Distance
993 ft
Climb
-1,038 ft
Descent
01:15:37
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Neilson Nord Trail

Neilson Nord Details

  • Riding Area
    VBN Secteur Shannahan
    Saint-Raymond, Quebec
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Mai - septembre
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge, Rock Face, Rock Garden, Roller Coaster
  • Global Ranking
    #1383 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    40 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2012

La "fameuse" section Nord du sentier de la Neilson est maintenant ouverte! Allez l'essayer (pour expert seulement).
La monté est longue mais la descente en vaut tellement le coup!

Access Info

Accueil Shannahan

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Neilson Nord bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -44 ft
  • Altitude min
    939 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,440 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,155 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,110 ft
  • Grade
    -0.139%
  • Grade max
    -30.078%
  • Grade min
    35.567%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,746 ft
  • Avg time
    01:15:37
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Status:
on Oct 22, 2018
Avg: 4.55 (27 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
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      Neilson Nord Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Oct 22, 2018 @ 3:53am
      Oct 22, 2018
      reporter Fermé pour la saison Merci!
      Sep 28, 2018 @ 10:16am
      Sep 28, 2018
      Section Nord will be closed during hunting season from Sep 29 to Oct 14
      Sep 18, 2018 @ 2:56pm
      Sep 18, 2018
      reporter Arbre tombé /tree down
      Aug 21, 2018 @ 8:10am
      Aug 21, 2018
      reporter
      Jun 14, 2018 @ 3:48am
      Jun 14, 2018
      reporter
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      Sep 17, 2018 @ 6:48am
      Sep 17, 2018
      Neilson Nord, Québec City

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag Blawrence (Aug 18, 2015 at 8:08)
       Some of the best riding in Eastern Canada. Very technical and challenging in some sections with a nice bit of flow and some very picturesque views too. Highly recommended.
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