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      A quarter section (160 acres) of Public Land with the Banded Peak School on 40 acres in the North East Corner. The school has oversight over the area. There are a number of nature trails across the area marked by various colored dots painted onto trees.
      The area also connects to the Bragg Creek Provincial Park at its North West Corner.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      Land Status: Crown Land
      Land Manager: Alberta Environment and Parks
      Access Info:
      Trails can be accessed through the Banded Peak School grounds outside of school hours. It can also be accessed through the Provincial Park via the Banded Peak Connector Trail.
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 13

      Region Status
      Open as of Nov 29, 2021


      Trails (view details)
      Trails Mountain Bike
      Trails E-Bike
      Trails Horse
      Trails Hike
      Trails Trail Running
      Total Distance
      6 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      2 miles
      Total Descent
      457 ft
      Total Vertical
      242 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,577 ft
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      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      figoaddreportBanded Peak Connector Trail and 1 more
      Jun 27, 2023 @ 6:41pm
      Jun 27, 2023
      borders-bikeswishlistregionBanded Peak School Trails
      May 28, 2023 @ 7:47pm
      May 28, 2023
      ThatOneCanadianaddreportBanded Peak Connector Trail
      Jan 19, 2023 @ 6:52pm
      Jan 19, 2023
      FunkyegaddreportAlder Loop Interpretive Trail and 2 more
      Oct 21, 2022 @ 10:48am
      Oct 21, 2022
      mmeesriddentrailOrange Dots Trail South and 1 more
      Jul 10, 2022 @ 12:57pm
      Jul 10, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      West Bragg Creek 12 28 16 km
      Station Flats / Allen Bill 2 96.2 km
      Mclean Creek Off Highway Vehicle PLUZ 3 18 km
      Moose Mountain 2 6 11 39.2 km
      Prairie Mountain 1 4 4 39.4 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike134 miles269 ft1 mile128 ft
      E-Bike134 miles269 ft1 mile128 ft
      Horse124 miles266 ft5,233 ft121 ft
      Hike166 miles456 ft2 miles243 ft
      Trail Running166 miles456 ft2 miles243 ft
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