Box 22, Winlaw, BC V0G 2J0 1-888-683-7878 (SVRT)

Culvert Repair week of April 6th

WORK ON THE RAIL TRAIL – Starting Tuesday, April 6th,we’ll be repairing the culvert just north of Lemon Creek. This may take three days to complete. The Trail will be closed for part of the time. Watch for… Read More

Support needed for Rail Trail Project

It’s that time of the year again when we ask for your support for a project we hope to do on the Slocan Valley Rail Trail. Click on this link to the Community Initiative Program of the Columbia… Read More


WORK ON THE RAIL TRAIL – WEEK OF MARCH 21ST – We will be doing a culvert repair south of Slocan Park on Monday or Tuesday. A second repair will be happening north of Lemon Creek between Wednesday… Read More

Tree marking on Rail Trail explained

You may have noticed that orange dots and flagging tape have shown up at four locations along the Slocan Valley Rail Trail. It’s that time again when the trees alongside the tread path are getting overgrown and need… Read More

Art on The Trail

Art on the Rails! – The work of 20 Slocan Valley artists has now been installed along the Slocan Valley Rail Trail, just in time for Valentine’s Day. The artwork has been place close to Crescent Valley, Passmore,… Read More

Winter 2020/2021 Update

December 2, 2020 – We’re just waiting for the snow to arrive so we can start grooming the Rail Trail for all those skiers, snowshoers and walkers out there. We update our Trail Conditions page to let folks… Read More


AUGUST 29TH – In the past week, we’ve resurfaced two short segments of the Trail north of Winlaw as well as rebuilt our Lemon Creek parking lot. While the material seems soft, what it is lacking is moisture… Read More


Remember “Dot Day”? The community event that we at the Slocan Valley Heritage Trail Society relied on for your support from to help us get needed work done on the Slocan Valley Rail Trail. Because of the Covid… Read More

Last Week to support non-motorized Trail use.

To: Rail Trail supporters: The Province, with the help of a Trails Advisory Body, has issued a survey to Trail users to review trail strategies for BC. We feel as the Board of Directors of the SVHTS, that… Read More

Ski Day on the Rail Trail

On Sunday, January 19th we’ll be hosting our Annual Day on the Rail Trail from noon to 2:30 p,m at our Winlaw Station. Join us for a ski, get your ski waxed, pick up some ski tips. Enjoy… Read More