2.0 miles
Distance
647 ft
Climb
-135 ft
Descent
00:41:02
Avg time
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Steinhoe (Kitselas) Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Terrace Mountain
    Terrace, British Columbia
  • AKA
    Steinhoe Ridge
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    Spring, Summer, Fall
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #37861 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #2950 in Trail Running
    • #12892 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 80 in E-Biking
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2013

The Kitselas side of Steinhoe is a bi-directional trail that is more rugged and technical than the Spring Creek side. This primarily hand-built trail is a great technical climb challenge and fast technical descent.

Access Info

Begins on Kitselas Road at the staging area at approximately 1 km.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Steinhoe (Kitselas) mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    512 ft
  • Altitude min
    622 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,142 ft
  • Altitude start
    630 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,142 ft
  • Grade
    4.9%
  • Grade max
    -32.3%
  • Grade min
    42.5%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    2,047 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,033 ft
  • Avg time
    00:41:02
  • Avg reverse time
    00:29:50
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on Apr 23, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 4.35 (3 votes)
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      Steinhoe (Kitselas) Trail Reports

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      Apr 23, 2022 @ 11:53am
      Apr 23, 2022
      reporter
      Apr 10, 2022 @ 4:32pm
      Apr 10, 2022
      reporter Reports of snow before the second lookout. Second hand report is that this side of Steinhoe is not as muddy as Spring Creek.
      Mar 27, 2022 @ 9:06am
      Mar 27, 2022
      reporter A few snowy, icy patches left around creeks. Parts of Steinhoe from Kitselas to the Lookout have had early season clean up. Some debris may still...
      Mar 19, 2022 @ 8:06pm
      Mar 19, 2022
      reporter Freeze/thaw with a few very peanut buttery sections. Lots of debris on trail. Spring cleanup will take place in the next week or two.
      Mar 4, 2022 @ 5:32pm
      Mar 4, 2022
      reporter Trails are in freeze/thaw cycle. Highly susceptible to damage. Please stay off trails if your tires or feet are sinking into the trail tread.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 101 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
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      • 944 rides
      • Last: Aug 6, 2022

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