1,860 ft
Distance
19 ft
Climb
-56 ft
Descent
00:03:58
Avg time

Upper Sky Captain Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Mt. Abriel
    Nakusp, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Adaptive MTB
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Global Ranking
    #43209 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #21583 in E-Biking
    • #21119 in Trail Running
    • #28445 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in E-Biking
    • 100 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

No description for Upper Sky Captain trail has been added yet! Submit one here.

Upper Sky Captain is a 567 m popular green singletrack family friendly trail located near Nakusp British Columbia. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. On average it takes 3 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Upper Sky Captain mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -39 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,600 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,642 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,639 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,601 ft
  • Grade
    -2.1%
  • Grade max
    -17.8%
  • Grade min
    11.3%
  • Distance climb
    495 ft
  • Distance down
    984 ft
  • Distance flat
    377 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:58
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:00
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Sep 7, 2022
Dry
Avg: 4.2 (5 votes)
Your vote: 0

view (1,232)
close
3D
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (Ridden Direction)
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
Contribute Details
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
inches

Radar Time
x Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
Trails Deemphasized
Trails are shown in grey.
disable
Only show trails with NO bikes.
enable

Save the current map location and zoom level as your default home location whenever this page is loaded.

Save
      Directions to upper-sky-captain-126719 trailhead (50.312180, -117.861000)
      update trails status or condition

      Upper Sky Captain Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 7, 2022 @ 11:35am
      Sep 7, 2022
      reporter
      Jul 16, 2021 @ 1:21pm
      Jul 16, 2021
      Jun 25, 2021 @ 5:02pm
      Jun 25, 2021
      Mar 18, 2021 @ 5:17pm
      Mar 18, 2021
      reporter Mike and his family were so kind as to take it this afternoon.
      Mar 7, 2021 @ 2:28pm
      Mar 7, 2021
      reporter
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 16 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 317 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 857 rides
      • Last: Sep 28, 2022

      Photos

      no photos have been added for Upper Sky Captain yet, add a photo.

      Routes with this trail

      titledistance
      Kootenay Adaptive, Entry Level Adaptive Route2 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      OriginalPin (Jun 27, 2020 at 16:04)
      Easy wide whoops and turns, fun!
      [Reply]





      Videos

      no videos have been added for Upper Sky Captain yet, add a video.
      • subscribe
      • flag
      • login to download gpx or kml files.