1,627 ft
Distance
7 ft
Climb
-351 ft
Descent
00:04:30
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Smiling Buddha Trail

Smiling Buddha Details

  • Riding area
    Mountain Station
    Nelson, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge, Drop, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #4397

Good mix up of moderate grade trail and rolling woodwork.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Smiling Buddha mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -345 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,592 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,936 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,936 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,592 ft
  • Grade max
    -39.96%
  • Grade min
    8.031%
  • Distance climb
    81 ft
  • Distance down
    1,545 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:30
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:02
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Status:
on Aug 11, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 4.8 (5 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to smiling-buddha trailhead (49.493520, -117.268660)
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Smiling Buddha Trail Reports

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Aug 11, 2018 @ 1:35pm
Aug 11, 2018
It’s all powder
Jun 22, 2018 @ 11:00pm
Jun 22, 2018
Jun 20, 2018 @ 7:00am
Jun 20, 2018
reporter Anderson Creek Timber will be doing road maintenance on Mtn Station (Anderson Creek FSR/Evening Ridge Rd) starting tomorrow Wednesday June 20th...
May 3, 2018 @ 5:33am
May 3, 2018
Cleared the tree that was down at head height. All clear now.
Apr 27, 2018 @ 5:27pm
Apr 27, 2018
There’s a tree across the trail at head height just at the top. Can duck under it. Large trail saw sized.
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Oct 14, 2018 @ 7:31am
Oct 14, 2018
Smiling Buddha, Nelson
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Oct 14, 2018 @ 7:31am
Oct 14, 2018
Smiling Buddha, Nelson
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Oct 14, 2018 @ 7:31am
Oct 14, 2018
Smiling Buddha, Nelson
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Apr 28, 2018 @ 7:53am
Apr 28, 2018
Smiling Buddha, Nelson

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NCC/Backroads Fiver Ride
3 miles

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