16 miles
Distance
400 ft
Climb
-1,019 ft
Descent
01:16:34
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Northstar Rails to s Trail

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    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
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #2981 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in E-Biking
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 85 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 mountain 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
    01:16:34
  • Avg reverse time
    01:04:43
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Status:
on Jul 24, 2019
Dry
Avg: 5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
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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

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to northstar-rails-to-trails trailhead (49.675190, -115.976110)
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      Northstar Rails... Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jul 24, 2019 @ 6:28pm
      Jul 24, 2019
      Jul 22, 2019 @ 8:51am
      Jul 22, 2019
      Tree down at 17km, blocking 2/7th of the trail.
      Jun 3, 2019 @ 11:55am
      Jun 3, 2019
      Aug 3, 2017 @ 3:51pm
      Aug 3, 2017
      Fabulous trail!
      Apr 28, 2017 @ 11:49am
      Apr 28, 2017
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 2 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      All
      • 163 rides
      •  

      Photos

      more »
      100 |
      Jan 23, 2018 @ 6:56pm
      Jan 23, 2018
      47 |
      Aug 3, 2017 @ 6:33pm
      Aug 3, 2017
      84 |
      Sep 23, 2016 @ 1:27pm
      Sep 23, 2016
      84 |
      Sep 23, 2016 @ 1:27pm
      Sep 23, 2016

      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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