3,711 ft
Distance
33 ft
Climb
-453 ft
Descent
00:05:47
Avg time
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Oil Can Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Morning Mountain
    Nelson, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #47048 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #21236 in Trail Running
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 75 in Hiking

Starts near the end of Placenta and retains its rocky technical qualities.

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More Stats for Oil Can mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -421 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,566 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,987 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,987 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,566 ft
  • Grade
    -11.333%
  • Grade max
    -54.289%
  • Grade min
    18.134%
  • Distance climb
    741 ft
  • Distance down
    2,865 ft
  • Distance flat
    105 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:55
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Status:
on May 23, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 4 (3 votes)
Your vote: 0

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Oil Can Trail Reports

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      May 23, 2022 @ 5:20pm
      May 23, 2022
      Apr 30, 2022 @ 11:50am
      Apr 30, 2022
      Feb 21, 2022 @ 5:23pm
      Feb 21, 2022
      Awesome for winter riding right now. Great job trail groomers!
      Nov 21, 2021 @ 1:35pm
      Nov 21, 2021
      Cleared the three remaining trees. All clear again.
      Oct 1, 2021 @ 12:34pm
      Oct 1, 2021
      Another large tree has fallen near the previous one. It's suspended but you have to get off your bike to get underneath. Someone has flagged the...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 5 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 63 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      All
      • 471 rides
      • Last: Aug 14, 2022

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      Nov 21, 2021 @ 1:35pm
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      Nov 21, 2021 @ 1:35pm
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      Nov 21, 2021 @ 1:35pm
      Nov 21, 2021
      164 |
      Feb 29, 2004 @ 7:43pm
      Feb 29, 2004

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      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      nedflanders01 (Jun 2, 2020 at 17:57)
      Couple mucky spots but otherwise riding good!
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      BCtrailrider (Aug 29, 2019 at 11:14)
      I hope you like flat corners
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Jamnuska (Aug 9, 2017 at 17:09)
      Dry
      [Reply]





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