2 miles
Distance
272 ft
Climb
-2,025 ft
Descent
00:46:35
Avg time
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Paper Bag Details

  • Riding area
    Svoboda Road
    Nelson, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • TTFs on trail
    Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #8927

Beginning of the trail starts with a lot of up and downs as the trail winds around to various rock faces. After this it goes down steeply.

Ask the shop about blow down. I think this ridge is fairly wind swept and we had to deal with a lot of downed trees.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Paper Bag mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,753 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,807 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,563 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,560 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,807 ft
  • Grade
    -14.587%
  • Grade max
    -63.821%
  • Grade min
    37.017%
  • Distance climb
    2,308 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    508 ft
  • Avg time
    00:46:35
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Status:
on Aug 21, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4.4 (12 votes)

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Paper Bag Trail Reports

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Aug 21, 2017 @ 12:49pm
Aug 21, 2017
Tree down
Aug 14, 2017 @ 3:08pm
Aug 14, 2017
Hero dirt! Trail is running prime.
Jun 21, 2017 @ 4:51pm
Jun 21, 2017
a single downed tree in the trail, about 3/4 of the way to the bottom. visible, and not a huge issue to stop in time for it. (it's not on a super...
Jun 8, 2017 @ 9:51pm
Jun 8, 2017
all clear. pretty sure all the trees mentioned in previous reports are cleared.
May 23, 2017 @ 8:55am
May 23, 2017
In great shape mostly. Dirt is good and slabs are dry. A couple of medium-sized trees down in two spots along the first bit.
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Aug 21, 2017 @ 12:49pm
Aug 21, 2017
Paper Bag, Maple Ridge
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Aug 14, 2017 @ 3:09pm
Aug 14, 2017
Paper Bag, Squamish
136 |
Sep 8, 2016 @ 11:38am
Sep 8, 2016
Paper Bag, Vancouver
136 |
Sep 8, 2016 @ 11:38am
Sep 8, 2016
Paper Bag, Vancouver

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PaperBag nelson
11:52 | 17 | Oct 13, 2017 , Nelson