1.1 miles
Distance
1,059 ft
Climb
-26 ft
Descent
00:29:42
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Pulpit Rock Trail
  • Friends of Pulpit Rock Soc.
    Maintainer

Pulpit Rock Details

  • Activities
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Pulpit Rock
    Nelson, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Hiking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running

Extremely popular hiking trail very close to Nelson. Leads to a wonderful view of Nelson and the West Arm of Kootenay Lake. The trail leads on to other trails further up the mountain.

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More Stats for Pulpit Rock hike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    1,032 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,871 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,929 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,871 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,904 ft
  • Grade
    18.4%
  • Grade max
    -19.4%
  • Grade min
    60.3%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    174 ft
  • Distance flat
    39 ft
  • Avg time
    00:29:42
  • Avg reverse time
    00:31:33
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
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  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Pulpit Rock Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 2 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 59 rides
      • 3 miles avg distance
      All
      • 72 rides
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