4.1 miles
Distance
86 ft
Climb
-113 ft
Descent
00:19:24
Avg time

Salt Marsh Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Cole Harbour
    , Nova Scotia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Rail Trail
  • Bike Type
    Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #10471 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #48036 in Trail Running
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

The Salt Marsh Trail is part of the abandoned Musquodoboit railroad that has been transformed into a part of the Trans Canada Trail. The trail provides an easygoing adventure for hikers and bikers alike. This trail is also a popular cross-country skiing destination in the wintertime.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Salt Marsh Trail multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -28 ft
  • Altitude max
    68 ft
  • Altitude start
    42 ft
  • Altitude end
    14 ft
  • Grade
    -0.129%
  • Grade max
    -9.748%
  • Grade min
    11.217%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
  • Avg time
    00:19:24
  • Avg reverse time
    00:22:11
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Status:
on Jul 31, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 5 (2 votes)
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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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      Salt Marsh Trail Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 8 rides
      • 30 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 85 rides
      • 25 miles avg distance
      All
      • 545 rides
      • Last: Aug 6, 2022

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      17 |
      Jul 12, 2021 @ 8:32am
      Jul 12, 2021
      24 |
      Oct 11, 2020 @ 5:21pm
      Oct 11, 2020
      21 |
      Oct 11, 2020 @ 5:21pm
      Oct 11, 2020
      46 |
      Jul 11, 2019 @ 2:09pm
      Jul 11, 2019

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