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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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

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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
  • 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
      • 88
      • 4
      • 227
      • 166
      • 16
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 hours ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #26
      State Ranking
      #2
      Trails (view details)
      503
      Trails Mountain Bike
      503
      Trails E-Bike
      186
      Trails Hike
      486
      Trails Trail Running
      486
      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
      326 miles
      Total Descent
      31,943 ft
      Total Vertical
      829 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,077 ft
      Reports
      2,674
      Photos
      1,590
      Ridden Counter
      57,901
      Sub Regions

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 9 rides
      • 14.9 km avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 53 rides
      • 15.9 km avg distance
      Past Week
      • 350 rides
      • 15.1 km avg distance

      Photos of Calgary Mountain Bike

      trail: The Ridge
      172 |
      Mar 13, 2017 @ 5:40pm
      Mar 13, 2017
      trail: The Ridge
      212 |
      Mar 13, 2017 @ 5:39pm
      Mar 13, 2017
      trail: Safari Planet
      262 |
      Aug 24, 2016 @ 10:49am
      Aug 24, 2016
      trail: Safari Planet
      322 |
      May 23, 2015 @ 7:30pm
      May 23, 2015

      Videos of Calgary Mountain Bike

      Lazer Fade
      trail: Lazer Fade
      1:17 | 21 | Sep 5, 2019
      Aug 15 2019 Solo MTB Ride (COP Calgary)
      21:32 | 28 | Aug 17, 2019
      Fuzzy Grover (fish Creek)
      2:49 | 434 | May 17, 2018
      Double Down (fish Creek)
      2:36 | 507 | May 17, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      12 Mile Coulee
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 11:22am
      2 hours
      Prevalent MudAndrewJOsinskiEntire trail very muddy, maybe 100m dry....
      12 Mile Alt.
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 3:39pm
      Oct 10, 2019
      Prevalent Mudaaronmcconnell
      Sickle
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 11:20am
      Oct 6, 2019
      VariableStoshIamTrail Running Needs Trail Work

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Sideshow Bob
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 1:52pm
      2 days
      VariableSupremeMemeTeamOn the brink of drying out, but some...
      Bowmont Singletrack
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 1:49pm
      2 days
      Prevalent MudSupremeMemeTeam
      North Tuscany Great Trail Link
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 11:43am
      2 days
      Dryaaronmcconnell
      Tuscany Valley
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 4:24pm
      Oct 10, 2019
      Snow CovereddikenouyeSnow, mud.
      Midway
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 3:39pm
      Oct 10, 2019
      Freeze/thaw Cycleaaronmcconnell
      Midline
      Oct 7, 2019 @ 5:05pm
      Oct 7, 2019
      Drynschramm
      Regional Pathway - Bonnybrook to Sue Higgins Park
      Oct 7, 2019 @ 3:25pm
      Oct 7, 2019
      Dryrecycleokotoks
      CMBA Link
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 1:22pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      Drydtails
      Double Down
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 11:20am
      Oct 6, 2019
      WetStoshIamTrail Running
      Quarry Trail
      Oct 4, 2019 @ 1:17pm
      Oct 4, 2019
      VariableGroovetherapyMost of the snow is melted but still some...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1935624AndrewJOsinskiaddreport12 Mile Coulee
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 11:25am
      2 hours
      user #835139aaronmcconnelladdreportNorth Tuscany Great Trail Link
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 11:03am
      3 hours
      user #1935624AndrewJOsinskiwishlisttrailTuscany Bluff and 1 more
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 8:11am
      6 hours
      user #18671pinkrobeupdatetrailBlack Freeride 1 and 1 more
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 1:34pm
      1 days
      user #644399brokentineaddtrailBlack Freeride 2 and 1 more
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 1:03pm
      1 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1321008rockymountainradiotrailLasso Trail WestThe county declined to respond to my email.......
      Sep 22, 2019 @ 7:35pm
      Sep 22, 2019
      user #1134579JaredGulagatrailHigh VoltageEasy-moderate black. Quite easy to find but if...
      Sep 22, 2019 @ 6:36pm
      Sep 22, 2019
      user #193611SAVAGE-RIDERtrailGruntyPretty wicked riding!
      Sep 22, 2019 @ 6:17pm
      Sep 22, 2019
      user #193611SAVAGE-RIDERtrailCandy CaneWicked single track, tight and twisty.
      Sep 22, 2019 @ 6:16pm
      Sep 22, 2019
      user #193611SAVAGE-RIDERtrailDouble Bubble (TLC)Pretty bumpy narrow trail to gap
      Sep 22, 2019 @ 6:16pm
      Sep 22, 2019

      Local Badges

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      • Admins: IMBA Canada, brenthillier, adaptivemike, AEF, warrenmacdonald, CMBA
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