9 miles
730 ft
-4,078 ft
1 miles
High Point
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Nelson Ridge NRT #186 Trail


  • Riding area
    St Maries
    St Maries, Idaho
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
  • Season
    Summer, Fall
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    St Joe National Forest

A long trail with a fun pitch. Good views. The trail features some natural technial sections, but mostly a fun backcountry option.

Access Info

Access from Avery. Some options to ride trail to the top of Nelson, one option to ride road 327 from the North Fork of the St Joe

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More Stats for Nelson Ridge NRT #186 mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -3,348 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,582 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,930 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,582 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,111 ft
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Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to nelson-ridge-nrt-186 trailhead (47.298620, -115.674490)
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