2.0 miles
Distance
642 ft
Climb
-127 ft
Descent
00:43:23
Avg time
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Steinhoe (Kitselas) Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain 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
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 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
    515 ft
  • Altitude min
    625 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,142 ft
  • Altitude start
    626 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,142 ft
  • Grade
    4.9%
  • Grade max
    -32.3%
  • Grade min
    42.5%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1,959 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,053 ft
  • Avg time
    00:43:23
  • Avg reverse time
    00:31:44
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on Jun 7, 2021
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Steinhoe (Kitselas) Trail Reports

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      Jun 7, 2021 @ 7:26am
      Jun 7, 2021
      Apr 26, 2021 @ 12:55pm
      Apr 26, 2021
      reporter All clear and good to go top to bottom. Still needs to be raked approximately between 2nd lookout and lichen loop but it's in good condition.
      Apr 21, 2021 @ 12:34pm
      Apr 21, 2021
      Entire trail from Kitselas road to Lichen Loop is 100% snow-free and 99% dry. One small tree down just south of the bridge before the climb to the...
      Apr 17, 2021 @ 7:57am
      Apr 17, 2021
      reporter From Kitselas to the second lookout is good to go. Snow/ice begin just around the corner from the second lookout and tires leaving ruts in this...
      Apr 11, 2021 @ 3:40pm
      Apr 11, 2021
      Bike to second lookout was stellar. Everything was climbable. Minor mud holes in first 300m of ride. Continued on from second lookout, became...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 9 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 232 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
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      • 491 rides
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      Jun 7, 2021 @ 7:25am
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      May 5, 2020 @ 4:52pm
      May 5, 2020

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      Steinhoe MTB Trail. Mountain Biking in Terrace, BC
      86 | Jul 14, 2020 , Terrace
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