16 miles
Distance
400 ft
Climb
-1,019 ft
Descent
01:15:40
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Northstar Rails to s Trail

Details

  • Riding Area
    Kimberley
    Kimberley, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Paved Path
  • Bike Type
    XC, RD
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    April to Oct
  • eBike Allowed
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #2981 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2011
  • Land Manager

26 km paved trail from Cranbrook to Kimberley. Old railway right of way, so grades are moderate.

Access Info

Can be accessed at multiple points and locations. See website for details.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Northstar Rails to Trails bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -619 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,799 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,581 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,581 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,962 ft
  • Grade
    -0.722%
  • Grade max
    -10.57%
  • Grade min
    8.162%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    10 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
  • Avg time
    01:15:40
  • Avg reverse time
    01:04:43
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Status:
on Aug 3, 2017
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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
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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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      Northstar Rails... Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Aug 3, 2017 @ 3:51pm
      Aug 3, 2017
      Fabulous trail!
      Apr 28, 2017 @ 11:49am
      Apr 28, 2017
      Apr 28, 2017 @ 11:49am
      Apr 28, 2017
      Apr 10, 2017 @ 10:00pm
      Apr 10, 2017
      Clear from Cranbrook to Wycliffe park before decent to bridge.
      Sep 23, 2016 @ 1:01pm
      Sep 23, 2016
      In excellent condition. The vegetation all the side was mowed and trail swept two weeks ago.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 35 rides
      • 40 miles avg distance
      All
      • 163 rides
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      Photos

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      Aug 3, 2017 @ 6:33pm
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      Northstar Rails to Trails
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      Sep 23, 2016 @ 1:27pm
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      Sep 23, 2016 @ 1:27pm
      Sep 23, 2016
      Northstar Rails to Trails

      1 Review & Comments

      • - 1
      flag EngiAli (Aug 30, 2017 at 12:43)
       The elevation is wrong. 330m total climbing on a round trip.
      [Reply]

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