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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Calgary riding areas include 12 Mile Coulee, Bowmont, Eastlands and Nose Hill in the NW, Fish Creek Park in the SE/SW and a smattering of singletrack elsewhere in the city. Lift accessed riding is available at Canada Olympic Park.

      Trail maintenance in 12 Mile Coulee, Bowmont Park, and Fish Creek Park is handled by the Calgary Mountain Bike Alliance together with volunteers and the permission of the City of Calgary and Alberta Parks.

      Outside of Calgary, the Kananaskis Country area has hundreds of km of trails.
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      AKA: Cowtown
      Region Details
      • 104
      • 6
      • 259
      • 189
      • 23
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of 12 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      586
      Trails Mountain Bike
      593
      Trails E-Bike
      201
      Trails Hike
      550
      Trails Trail Running
      550
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Dirtbike
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Trails Snowmobile
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      2
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      348 miles
      Total Descent
      33,703 ft
      Total Vertical
      829 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,077 ft
      Reports
      3,734
      Photos
      1,749
      Ridden Counter
      84,243
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Calgary Mountain Bike

      trail: The Ridge
      276 |
      Mar 13, 2017 @ 5:40pm
      Mar 13, 2017
      trail: The Ridge
      346 |
      Mar 13, 2017 @ 5:39pm
      Mar 13, 2017
      trail: Safari Planet
      302 |
      Aug 24, 2016 @ 10:49am
      Aug 24, 2016
      trail: Safari Planet
      362 |
      May 23, 2015 @ 7:30pm
      May 23, 2015

      Videos of Calgary Mountain Bike

      Kid SENDING of Kicker Ramp
      0:04 | 62 | May 20, 2020
      Party Laps in summer of 2019
      0:12 | 31 | May 19, 2020
      COP
      2:07 | 37 | Feb 4, 2020
      Lazer Fade
      trail: Lazer Fade
      1:17 | 163 | Sep 5, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Grunty
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 5:24pm
      Aug 11, 2020
      DryIdestroyallbermsHUGE HORNETS NEST 3/4 down just before...
      Pre-Grunty
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 5:20pm
      Aug 11, 2020
      DryIdestroyallbermsHuge hornets nest just before you get to...
      Quarry Trail
      Aug 10, 2020 @ 1:06pm
      Aug 10, 2020
      IdealJaimejia

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Hidden BedPan
      Aug 14, 2020 @ 6:39pm
      12 hours
      Dryparthiv-mOvergrown vegetation, lots of weeds with...
      Bowmont Park Pathway
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 1:46pm
      3 days
      IdealZbigniew-Ziggy
      Double Bubble (TLC)
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 8:51am
      3 days
      DryNamasteveBrake bumps, ruts on descent.
      Regional Pathway - McKenzie to Stoney Trail
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 5:16pm
      Aug 11, 2020
      DryJenRockingTheRockies
      Crackendale / Edworthy Car Park Connector
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 5:05pm
      Aug 11, 2020
      IdealSeyandu
      Edworthy dog park / lower car park connector
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 5:04pm
      Aug 11, 2020
      IdealSeyandu
      McDogStools
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 5:02pm
      Aug 11, 2020
      IdealSeyanduTake care, trail a bit overgrown at top.
      Lemon Orchard
      Aug 10, 2020 @ 3:01pm
      Aug 10, 2020
      DryShelbro
      Gully
      Aug 10, 2020 @ 1:32pm
      Aug 10, 2020
      DrydogmelissaBridge has a shady-looking gap but it's...
      Obverse
      Aug 10, 2020 @ 12:59pm
      Aug 10, 2020
      DrydogmelissaVery deep puddle near the pond is fully...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2191809EganwpwishlisttrailA Very Stoney Trail
      Aug 14, 2020 @ 9:45pm
      9 hours
      user #2357177Jviczkoriddentrail12 Mile Coulee
      Aug 14, 2020 @ 8:38pm
      10 hours
      user #2269224JaxsonBrycommenttrailBerm Blaster
      Aug 14, 2020 @ 7:17pm
      12 hours
      user #2335723parthiv-maddreportHidden BedPan
      Aug 14, 2020 @ 6:40pm
      12 hours
      user #2335723parthiv-mriddentrailHidden BedPan
      Aug 14, 2020 @ 6:38pm
      12 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2269224JaxsonBrytrailBerm BlasterNot sure about that blue man thing, I was...
      Aug 14, 2020 @ 7:17pm
      12 hours
      user #2269224JaxsonBrytrailBerm BlasterI have ridden this trail the stump seems to be...
      Aug 14, 2020 @ 2:50pm
      16 hours
      user #2353296Xbiker2trailGet Off My Lawn!If you want to ride fast, do NOT use this...
      Aug 12, 2020 @ 3:21pm
      3 days
      user #1803171ryancartierstrailBow River TrailWater must be covering or have altered, not...
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 4:32pm
      Aug 11, 2020
      user #2182600JaimejiareportQuarry Trailclosed today
      Aug 10, 2020 @ 1:06pm
      Aug 10, 2020

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      Bike & Skill Parks

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