3 miles
Distance
625 ft
Climb
-282 ft
Descent
00:20:29
Avg time

Tallus flume Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Smith Creek
    West Kelowna, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    All year
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #23292 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    1990

from Tallus Ridge Drive to smith Creek Parking along the old flume trail for the most part. Has 1 VO2 max climb along the creek to get up to the trail then it's easy going.

Access Info

End of Tallus Ridge at the gate follow the dirt to the left around the knob then up to the flume road, it tees into it

This trail is unsanctioned, use at your own risk!

More Stats for Tallus flume Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    342 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,809 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,155 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,813 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,155 ft
  • Grade
    2.335%
  • Grade max
    -27.201%
  • Grade min
    20.715%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    5,231 ft
  • Distance flat
    585 ft
  • Avg time
    00:20:29
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Status:
on Oct 12, 2019
Dry
Avg: 3.65 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Clear / Green
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  • 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
  • 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
      Directions to tallus-flume-trail trailhead (49.858989, -119.621319)
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      Tallus flume Trail Trail Reports

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      Oct 12, 2019 @ 9:50pm
      Oct 12, 2019
      Creek was dry. Lots of activity w. 2 dog walkers with multiple dogs each. One 4x4 on the double track halfway along. ATVs near houses. Watch for...
      Jun 5, 2019 @ 8:09pm
      Jun 5, 2019
      Trail is dry. Dirt bikes were riding on it near the houses. Creek is flowing but not too high. Easy to get across. Horses have been using it...
      Jun 2, 2019 @ 6:25pm
      Jun 2, 2019
      Trail is wide and easily ridden. About 60% of it appears to have seen a lot of ATV use and as a result is really chewed-up double-track....
      May 19, 2018 @ 7:53pm
      May 19, 2018
      Trail is great. Creek is flowing through but easily passable. Couple muddy spots but easy to navigate.
      May 10, 2018 @ 10:54pm
      May 10, 2018
      Creek is really high right now. Difficult to cross.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 14 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 22 rides
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      Photos

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      3 |
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 9:56pm
      Oct 12, 2019
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      May 19, 2018 @ 7:54pm
      May 19, 2018
      37 |
      May 19, 2018 @ 7:32pm
      May 19, 2018
      44 |
      May 19, 2018 @ 7:29pm
      May 19, 2018

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag ChainLine Plus (Sep 29, 2019 at 19:47)
       Awsome warm up before Smith Creek. Fast and near flat. Park at trail head.
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