1.5 miles
Distance
238 ft
Climb
-1,207 ft
Descent
00:21:47
Avg time

Big Ed Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #6005

Long and demanding downhill with everything from steep and technical to fast and flowy.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Big Ed mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -969 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,099 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,082 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,070 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,101 ft
  • Grade
    -12.24%
  • Grade max
    -47.08%
  • Grade min
    36.698%
  • Distance climb
    1,856 ft
  • Distance down
    1.1 miles
  • Distance flat
    300 ft
  • Avg time
    00:21:47
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Status:
on Aug 30, 2016
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Avg: 4.4 (14 votes)

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Big Ed Trail Reports

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Aug 30, 2016 @ 9:09am
Aug 30, 2016
I thought it was going to be dry like many of the other Kal lake trails right now, but it actually had a lot of traction and could be ridden very...
Jun 20, 2016 @ 1:43pm
Jun 20, 2016
running great! surprisingly good traction
Jun 15, 2016 @ 11:52am
Jun 15, 2016
Jun 15, 2016 @ 11:52am
Jun 15, 2016
As of Monday, all good.
May 19, 2016 @ 2:14pm
May 19, 2016
Trail is in great shape. Logs have been cleared and it's flowing nice.
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Technical Trail Features (TTF)

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May 19, 2016 @ 2:17pm
May 19, 2016
Big Ed, Calgary
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May 13, 2016 @ 7:04am
May 13, 2016
Big Ed, Vernon
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Jul 20, 2015 @ 10:12pm
Jul 20, 2015
Big Ed, Vernon
460 |
Nov 12, 2014 @ 11:30am
Nov 12, 2014
Big Ed, Vernon

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