1 miles
Distance
532 ft
Climb
-97 ft
Descent
00:18:13
Avg time

Pond Scum Details

  • Riding Area
    Coutlee Plateau
    Merritt, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Spring, Summer, Fall
  • Global Ranking
    #38531 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2016

Single Track Climbing Trail from the parking lot.

Access Info

Trail is right out of the parking lot.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Pond Scum bike trail
  • Altitude change
    435 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,768 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,202 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,768 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,202 ft
  • Grade
    5.508%
  • Grade max
    -15.681%
  • Grade min
    28.869%
  • Distance climb
    4,986 ft
  • Distance down
    1,012 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,894 ft
  • Avg time
    00:18:13
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Status:
on Oct 21, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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
Directions to pond-scum-73977 trailhead (50.073925, -120.827940)
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Pond Scum Trail Reports

datedescription
Oct 21, 2018 @ 7:44pm
Oct 21, 2018
Some evidence of moto traffic.
Aug 29, 2018 @ 10:30am
Aug 29, 2018
Good riding.
Aug 27, 2018 @ 1:22pm
Aug 27, 2018
A bit overgrown on the lower section. love the new routing up from the pond!! Thanks trailbuilders
Aug 11, 2018 @ 9:21am
Aug 11, 2018
May 16, 2018 @ 9:18am
May 16, 2018
section from car park doesn't seem to exist...trail markers but no trail. Running fine higher up, some wet sections but most have boards. Bear...
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Photos

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3 |
Sep 8, 2018 @ 6:40am
Sep 8, 2018
Pond Scum, Kamloops
1,151 |
May 14, 2008 @ 5:02pm
May 14, 2008
| 8 comments Pond Scum, Merritt
245 |
Jun 25, 2006 @ 12:14pm
Jun 25, 2006
Pond Scum, Kamloops
202 |
Jun 25, 2006 @ 12:14pm
Jun 25, 2006
Pond Scum, Kamloops

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