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      12 Mile Coulee is a favourite spot for a quick lap in the NW of Calgary. The trails are natural or hand-built. Walkers and runners make up 90% of trail users, so be nice...
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      AKA: The Coulee
      Land Status: Managed by Local Riding Association
      12 Mile Coulee Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Trail access is from the community of Tuscany or from the parking lot just off Tuscany Blvd.
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 5
      • 7
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of Dec 9, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      15
      Trails Mountain Bike
      15
      Trails E-Bike
      15
      Trails Hike
      15
      Trails Trail Running
      15
      Total Distance
      10 miles
      Total Descent
      1,436 ft
      Total Vertical
      385 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,990 ft
      Reports
      363
      Photos
      46
      Ridden Counter
      3,145

      Photos of 12 Mile Coulee Mountain Bike

      trail: Exit Strategy
      46 |
      Nov 18, 2020 @ 1:55pm
      Nov 18, 2020
      trail: Tuscany Bluff
      124 |
      Sep 3, 2020 @ 11:53am
      Sep 3, 2020
      trail: Tuscany Bluff
      118 |
      Sep 3, 2020 @ 11:53am
      Sep 3, 2020
      trail: Tuscany Bluff
      112 |
      Sep 3, 2020 @ 11:52am
      Sep 3, 2020
      123 |
      Aug 28, 2020 @ 9:09pm
      Aug 28, 2020
      trail: Lose Yourself
      46 |
      Aug 8, 2020 @ 10:33am
      Aug 8, 2020
      245 |
      Sep 25, 2019 @ 6:45am
      Sep 25, 2019
      171 |
      Dec 23, 2018 @ 7:23pm
      Dec 23, 2018

      Videos of 12 Mile Coulee Mountain Bike

      Why I Ride
      23 | Oct 19, 2021
      Spoor-mini video
      1:20 | 273 | Sep 14, 2016
      12 Mile Coulee Downhill Mountain Biking - Aug...
      5:00 | 456 | Nov 3, 2020 , Calgary
      12 Mile Coulee Trail, Calgary, Alberta

      19:15 | 198 | Oct 16, 2020
      Forest Biking in Calgary
      2:15 | 245 | Jun 14, 2020 , Calgary
      Lose Yourself in the Moment
      2:06 | 3337 | Mar 30, 2008
      12 Mile Coulee Winter Ride HD
      1149 | Oct 13, 2015 , Calgary
      Up/Down 12 Mile Coulee with Minxy the Border...
      1154 | Jun 29, 2015 , Calgary

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      12 Mile Coulee
      May 15, 2022 @ 4:19pm
      May 15, 2022
      DryA bit of water in low spots but otherwise...Hephaes7us
      12 Mile Connector
      Feb 28, 2022 @ 9:29am
      Feb 28, 2022
      IcyE-Bike Lower 2/3 is ice or hard snow. Turned...DaveW2 UROC
      12 Mile Alt.
      Feb 28, 2022 @ 9:29am
      Feb 28, 2022
      IcyE-Bike Lower 2/3 is ice or hard snow. Turned...DaveW2 UROC
      Exit Strategy
      Dec 12, 2021 @ 11:37am
      Dec 12, 2021
      Snow CoveredSnow covered.sullivad
      Find Yourself
      Dec 9, 2021 @ 2:09pm
      Dec 9, 2021
      Snow Coveredlandonbailey
      Tuscany Bluff
      Nov 5, 2021 @ 9:21am
      Nov 5, 2021
      Freeze/thaw CycleQuite muddy in sections, and ice patches...jvenhuis
      Extended++
      Oct 27, 2021 @ 10:14am
      Oct 27, 2021
      VariableMoosePoo
      12 Mile Alt.
      Oct 25, 2021 @ 5:03pm
      Oct 25, 2021
      Idealkinglis
      Lower West Side Highline
      Oct 7, 2021 @ 6:45pm
      Oct 7, 2021
      IdealChrisLarch
      Tuscany Valley
      Aug 16, 2021 @ 7:31am
      Aug 16, 2021
      Dryjvenhuis

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2375766Mushbucketwishlisttrail12 Mile Coulee
      May 22, 2022 @ 8:54am
      1 day
      user #2962798TinyVikingriddentrail12 Mile Coulee
      May 22, 2022 @ 8:19am
      1 day
      user #69750excelvotetrailLower West Side Highline
      May 19, 2022 @ 11:28am
      May 19, 2022
      user #585189Hephaes7usaddreport12 Mile Coulee
      May 15, 2022 @ 6:06pm
      May 15, 2022
      user #383064whiskyriddentrailTuscany Bluff
      May 11, 2022 @ 3:40pm
      May 11, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #193581aka-bigstevetrailLower West Side HighlineEverything doesn't HAVE to be on Trailforks.
      Jul 3, 2021 @ 9:39am
      Jul 3, 2021
      user #907014BUKEtrailSwaleGood
      May 19, 2021 @ 7:48pm
      May 19, 2021
      user #1106739mantistoboggan939trail12 Mile CouleeFun trail with a few steep chutes to hike and...
      Apr 27, 2021 @ 8:37pm
      Apr 27, 2021
      user #1169647aarbagtrail12 Mile Coulee04/27/2021 trail is 95% dry and good to go
      Apr 27, 2021 @ 10:54am
      Apr 27, 2021
      user #383064whiskytrail12 Mile CouleeJan 3, afternoon / Satisfying. Tacky awesomeness.
      Jan 3, 2021 @ 4:59pm
      Jan 3, 2021

      Nearby Areas

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      Valley Ridge 2 4 21.4 km
      Bowmont Park 17 42.3 km
      Canada Olympic Park 4 13 62.6 km
      Bearspaw2.8 km
      Paskapoo Slopes 33 35 33.1 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1510 miles1,437 ft6 miles384 ft
      #1,799#414636316,468
      E-Bike1510 miles1,437 ft6 miles384 ft
      #543#2334941
      Hike1510 miles1,437 ft6 miles384 ft
      #1,401#3736135
      Trail Running1510 miles1,437 ft6 miles384 ft
      #1,405#37361285
      • By pinkrobe CMBA & contributors
      • Admins: AEF, warrenmacdonald, CMBA, DonYx, ryancartiers
      • #10528 - 14,427 views
      • 12 mile coulee activity log | embed map of 12 Mile Coulee mountain bike trails | 12 mile coulee mountain biking points of interest

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