1.2 miles
Distance
-1,220 ft
Descent
00:30:56
Avg time
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Newtsac Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Nelson's North Shore
    Nelson, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    A-Frame, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Rock Face, Roller Coaster, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #6415 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 55 in E-Biking

Newtsac.

The Northshore masterpiece is highlighted by big rock rolls and fast flowy riding with bigger wood-work and steeps scattered throughout

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More Stats for Newtsac mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,222 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,824 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,047 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,047 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,824 ft
  • Grade
    -19.7%
  • Grade max
    -90.5%
  • Grade min
    -2.4%
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Avg time
    00:30:56
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on May 23, 2024
Dry
Avg: 4.95 (19 votes)
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      Newtsac Trail Reports

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      May 23, 2024 @ 10:10am
      2 days
      reporter trees have been cleared trail good to go
      May 18, 2024 @ 7:19am
      May 18, 2024
      Couple trees reported down toward the top.
      Feb 10, 2024 @ 2:53pm
      Feb 10, 2024
      Road up was a mix of pedal and hike through the snow. Trail itself was mostly dirt. Some very short shallow snow patches at the top in the shade...
      Dec 30, 2023 @ 7:03pm
      Dec 30, 2023
      A bit more snow on the trail to start with. Clears to dirt below the double gap drop zone. Clear of trees.
      Dec 24, 2023 @ 7:50am
      Dec 24, 2023
      Road up is a hike a bike at the very top but otherwise ridable. Trail itself is Clear of snow. Get it while it lasts!
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 13 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 57 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 666 rides
      • Last: May 24, 2024

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      Sep 2, 2023 @ 8:30am
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