Nelson Salmo Great Northern Trail


The RDCK is closing a portion of the Nelson-Salmo Great Northern Trail because of bear sightings near Cottonwood Lake.

To read the full press release, please click here. [PDF - 346 KB]

The Nelson-Salmo Great Northern Trail provides recreation trail use on a former CPR rail right-of-way. The Regional District of Central Kootenay has entered into a License of Occupation Agreement with the Province for this trail, which runs along the former Burlington Northern Santa Fe rail line from Troup Junction to the Village of Salmo. This trail is designated as a multiple purpose regional trail.

The content on this page was last updated April 22 2014 at 3:17 PM