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Columbia and Western Rail Trail

1960 Columbia Ave., Rossland, British Columbia V0G 1Y0, Canada
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Columbia & Western Rail trail

Just finished the trail from Castlegar to Midway, breaking it up into sections at a time. If you've... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
Rob R
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Pemberton, Canada
Scenic Biking

The Columbia & Western between Christina Lake and Castlegar is some of the most scenic, and... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
Jim R
,
Bellingham, Washington
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17 Sep 2017
“Columbia & Western Rail trail”
12 Sep 2017
“Scenic Biking”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1960 Columbia Ave., Rossland, British Columbia V0G 1Y0, Canada
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Just finished the trail from Castlegar to Midway, breaking it up into sections at a time. If you've done the KVR and enjoyed that you'll want to check this out. Scenery is spectacular, particularly between Castlegar and Christina lake. The hills and ranches through to...More

Thank Rob R
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

The Columbia & Western between Christina Lake and Castlegar is some of the most scenic, and unused, rail trail you're ever going to find. It does require some tire width although most of the really difficult spots have been improved and the trail is clearly...More

Thank Jim R
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

August 11,2017. Well!! W started a rly left the KOOTNEY River campsite at am. And once we found our way, Up to the first tresses the ride was fine. Not to steep and hard packed gravel. But as we went further, the trail was rocky,...More

Thank frankandtish
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Reviewed 6 May 2017

I've explored two sections of this amazing trail. The Castlegar trail up to a trestle is currently being upgraded and they are working very hard to get this section fixed up. Everyone here are very friendly as most Canadians welcome visitors from the outside world....More

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