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Slocan Valley Rail Trail

Slocan, British Columbia, Canada
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Trail in Great Condition

This is a very well maintained and easy trail to ride one way from South Slocan to Slocan with car... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2017
Jim R
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Bellingham, Washington
Great Cycling Trail with great views.

My wife and I feel very fortunate to have enjoyed cycling most of the trail. It is well maintained... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2016
John E
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Sep 12, 2017
“Trail in Great Condition”
Jul 14, 2016
“Great Cycling Trail with great views.”
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Reviewed September 12, 2017

This is a very well maintained and easy trail to ride one way from South Slocan to Slocan with car shuttle. We thought it very scenic from South Slocan to Winlaw or a little beyond but became bored riding thru corridors of trees in the...More

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Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I feel very fortunate to have enjoyed cycling most of the trail. It is well maintained and signed and has several spots to stop in and enjoy the hospitality of the local restaurants. We applaud the communities and the BC government that...More

1  Thank John E
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Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

My family of four biked this trail, including two daughters aged 4 & 8 (little one was on a trail-a-bike). This section offered beautiful vistas of the Slocan river and the the lush landscape. It was truly stunning, and one of the highlights of our...More

3  Thank elana74
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Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Trail is in excellent condition. We towed out little guy in the chariot and the trail wasn't too bumpy. We parked and then rode 23 km. My husband hitch hiked back to get our vehicle.

2  Thank keen72762
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Reviewed December 14, 2015

Walking, bicycling, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing from Crescent Valley to Slocan. Spectacular forest and river views all year round, Trumpeter swans from December to March up between Lemon Creek and Slocan. Cross-Country ski trails groomed so well and regularly by the wonderful Rail Trail Society volunteers....More

Thank Marcia B
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Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

Friends and I trail run during the summer and cross country ski during the winter along the rail trail. The trails are well maintained and beautiful every season. Perfect for a walk or ski and then lunch at Frog Peak Cafe.

1  Thank Angela G
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Reviewed June 18, 2015

If you enjoy trail riding or geocaching this is a great trail. We stayed at Slocan at a B&B and had a fantastic time on the trail. A good ride is Slocan to Winlaw and back.

Thank D B
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Reviewed February 18, 2015

The Slocan Valley Rail Trail has no more than a 3% grade from Crescent Valley to Slocan, is groomed well during the snow season by volunteers with a great packing and cross-country ski tracking machine. It is great for walking and bicycle and horseback riding...More

2  Thank Marcia B
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Reviewed October 29, 2014

We live right beside it, however the views along the river and fields are great. They track set the trail in winter for the x country skiers, summer is great for bikes, horses, walking, our section is non motorized. I am referring to the section...More

Thank RobynG178
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Reviewed September 12, 2014

Running along the river, there are only a few sections where you cannot see the water with the soaring mountains behind it. It is an old railway, so the grade is very gradual and the curves very wide. Perfectly safe for children. I rode my...More

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