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Sproule Creek Trail

Sproule Creek Trail (Nelson)

Mountain BikingHorseback RidingHiking

  • Rec Site #:REC5037
  • Type:
  • Fees:None
  • Campsites:0
  • Access:Road
  • Facilities:None
  • Site Description:This trail follows an old wagon trail and railroad constructed by the A.G. Lambert Lumber Co. Ltd. between 1919 and 1930. The trail provides access to the old mill site and opportunities for ridge-top hiking. The Westside loop is a cross country ski loop. It is rough and not suitable for hiking or riding. The east fork trail is a short 1.5 km (one way) trail of moderate difficulty. The gentle slope of trail gives it an "easy" rating, although there are some rough sections. The trail is used by mountain bikers, horseback riders, hunters, cross-country skiers, and hikers.

  • Driving Directions:From the community of Nelson, head west along highway #3A for 11.3 km to Sproule Creek Road. Follow this road for 4.0 km to the end where you will find a turnaround area and parking lot for the trail on the left hand side of the road. Park here, please do not proceed up any private driveways in your vehicle.

  • Fire Bans and Restrictions:Link

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