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Unnamed Hart Trail
Description: Single track trail following the ridge north of the North Nechako River. One end of the trail starts at the weigh scales on the Hart Highway (Blueberry road across from Hoferkamp road) and traverses through to Foothills between North Nechako rd and the Garbage dump. It comes out near the new cell tower road.
This is a spectacular trail. Largely single track travelling through mixed forest that is predominantly Douglas Fir. The trail is well draining, sandy and there are a lot of good climbing sections to hill tops along the way. It is also one of the first snow free trails in town. There are a myriad of trails that crisscross this trail so route finding can be a little tough. When in doubt stick to the ridge tops.
Length: 6.5 km’s with about 1200′ positive elevation gain
Difficulty: Some steep ups and downs. Some difficult footing. One of the more challenging single track routes in town.
You can combine this with some adjacent runs like the Pulp Mill Road cutbanks climb, the Cottonwood Island River trail, Edgewood Terrace along the river or Foothills through to Pidherney. There is probably great potential to connect through to the atv trails to the north on the Hart.
Link to GPS file here
Link to Google earth file here
Beware that my wristwatch Garmin can be up to about 30 meters off.