1,332 ft
Distance
148 ft
Climb
-31 ft
Descent
00:05:14
Avg time

SW Passage Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Kimberley Nature Park
    Kimberley, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #20335 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in Trail Running
    • 85 in Hiking

Connects from the top of Jimmy Russell Trail. A solid but short climb up a rocky and rooty section. Must visit SW Passage view point - great views of the Canadian Rockies and St. Mary's River Valley.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for SW Passage mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    116 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,956 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,104 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,956 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,073 ft
  • Grade
    8.718%
  • Grade max
    -18.706%
  • Grade min
    32.111%
  • Distance climb
    981 ft
  • Distance down
    246 ft
  • Distance flat
    105 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:14
  • Avg reverse time
    00:01:55
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Status:
on May 2, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      SW Passage Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      May 2, 2020 @ 10:07am
      May 2, 2020
      Oct 26, 2019 @ 6:07am
      Oct 26, 2019
      reporter Cleared by Kimberley Trails Society Trail Crew. Support our trails by becoming a member and buying a trail pass at kimberleytrails.org
      Aug 21, 2019 @ 3:55pm
      Aug 21, 2019
      reporter Cleared by some superhero volunteers and the KTS trail crew. Get involved or buy a Trail Pass at Kimberleytrails.org
      Jun 28, 2019 @ 1:30pm
      Jun 28, 2019
      reporter Multiple trees cleared by KTS Trail Crew on both sections of SW Passage. Deer Carcass is now gone and no more recent signs of bears. Support our...
      Jun 22, 2019 @ 10:03am
      Jun 22, 2019
      La Large tree down across trail, blocking trail
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 5 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 41 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 370 rides
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      Photos

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      25 |
      Aug 27, 2019 @ 8:03pm
      Aug 27, 2019
      12 |
      Jul 16, 2019 @ 8:57am
      Jul 16, 2019
      23 |
      Nov 3, 2017 @ 7:37pm
      Nov 3, 2017
      127 |
      Apr 22, 2016 @ 8:30am
      Apr 22, 2016

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