5.8 miles
1,280 ft
-1,228 ft
1,044 ft
High Point

Easy loop of Academy and Bear Claw. Optionally descend Sugar Mountain and Little Bear for some more fun!

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More Stats for Academy and Bear Claw mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    53 ft
  • Altitude min
    413 ft
  • Altitude start
    544 ft
  • Altitude end
    597 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2.7 miles
  • Distance down
    2.7 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,020 ft
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Bear Claw Connector
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Bear Claw Connector

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

Academy Singletrack Bypass
Aug 19, 2016 @ 4:20am
Aug 19, 2016
Large tree down across trail, blocking trail. Entrance can be a bit difficult to find off the Academy Trail. Very rideable and some nice singletrack.
Academy Trail
Aug 19, 2016 @ 4:20am
Aug 19, 2016
Tree down on trail approaching parking lot for Buntzen Lake.
Bear Claw
Aug 10, 2015 @ 6:15pm
Aug 10, 2015
Lots of overgrowth and some fallen branches here and there, but still rideable.
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