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  • 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
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  • < 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
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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.
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Radar Time
      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
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 211
      • 28
      • 321
      • 248
      • 33
      • 3
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of 9 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      854
      Trails Mountain Bike
      879
      Trails E-Bike
      397
      Trails Hike
      838
      Trails Trail Running
      827
      Trails Horse
      3
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      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
      432 miles
      Total Descent
      37,848 ft
      Total Vertical
      937 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,185 ft
      Reports
      5,207
      Photos
      2,110
      Ridden Counter
      116,693
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Calgary Mountain Bike

      100 |
      May 24, 2020 @ 12:48am
      May 24, 2020
      158 |
      Sep 25, 2019 @ 6:45am
      Sep 25, 2019
      trail: Brickburn
      184 |
      Jun 11, 2019 @ 6:20pm
      Jun 11, 2019
      123 |
      Dec 23, 2018 @ 7:23pm
      Dec 23, 2018
      trail: The Ridge
      359 |
      Mar 13, 2017 @ 5:40pm
      Mar 13, 2017
      trail: The Ridge
      468 |
      Mar 13, 2017 @ 5:39pm
      Mar 13, 2017
      trail: Safari Planet
      374 |
      Aug 24, 2016 @ 10:49am
      Aug 24, 2016
      trail: Safari Planet
      418 |
      May 23, 2015 @ 7:30pm
      May 23, 2015

      Videos of Calgary Mountain Bike

      Kid SENDING of Kicker Ramp
      0:04 | 404 | May 20, 2020
      Party Laps in summer of 2019
      0:12 | 82 | May 19, 2020
      COP
      2:07 | 79 | Feb 4, 2020
      Lazer Fade
      trail: Lazer Fade
      1:17 | 275 | Sep 5, 2019
      Aug 15 2019 Solo MTB Ride (COP Calgary)
      21:32 | 55 | Aug 17, 2019
      Fuzzy Grover (fish Creek)
      2:49 | 913 | May 17, 2018
      Double Down (fish Creek)
      2:36 | 883 | May 17, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Backdoor
      Jun 7, 2021 @ 1:53pm
      Jun 7, 2021
      Variablemtb-jbBottom Half has been reclaimed now that...
      Shawnee
      May 31, 2021 @ 7:10pm
      May 31, 2021
      Dryshaunee Major erosion (major ruts or slumping,...
      Votier's Creek Side
      May 31, 2021 @ 10:03am
      May 31, 2021
      VariableAR-Langley

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Winston's Golf
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 5:38pm
      7 hours
      DryPotWatcherStill dry, In the north end of trail,...
      Strublextension
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 5:38pm
      7 hours
      DryPotWatcherStill dry
      Middle Strubletrack
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 5:38pm
      7 hours
      DryPotWatcherStill dry. Vegetation growing on sides of...
      Strubleclimb
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 5:38pm
      7 hours
      DryPotWatcherVegetation growing close to trail in some...
      Winston's Golf Upper
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 5:38pm
      7 hours
      DryPotWatcher
      Berm Blaster
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 3:58pm
      9 hours
      Idealgfedd10
      Sluice
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 3:58pm
      9 hours
      Idealgfedd10
      Tiny Soul Crusher
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 3:58pm
      9 hours
      Idealgfedd10
      The Ridge
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 3:58pm
      9 hours
      Idealgfedd10
      Bridge 3 to Bebo Grove - Macleod
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 3:58pm
      9 hours
      Idealgfedd10

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1202409gfedd10addreportBerm Blaster and 6 more
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 9:05pm
      4 hours
      user #2459195PotWatcheraddreportWinston's Golf and 4 more
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 7:47pm
      5 hours
      user #1565197dikenouyeaddreportRegional Pathway - West Bowness to 12 Mile
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 6:53pm
      6 hours
      user #2459195PotWatcheraddreportBowmont singletrack upper
      Jun 14, 2021 @ 8:54pm
      1 day
      user #2701799DimitrivpaoiriddentrailRegional Pathway - Bow Valley Ranche to Sue Higgins Park
      Jun 14, 2021 @ 8:50pm
      1 day

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2271097SeyandutrailSait - Riley Park TrailThere is another trail nearby for much easier...
      Jun 13, 2021 @ 1:25pm
      2 days
      user #2598390mjoinerreportJudo FishNo idea how to post broadcast message but…...
      May 31, 2021 @ 5:00pm
      May 31, 2021
      user #2104846AR-LangleytrailPipelineTrail is blocked by a lot of brush and a...
      May 31, 2021 @ 1:20pm
      May 31, 2021
      user #215317ewingatetrailRock and Roll, Part 2.This is a long climb for Nose Hill, and has a...
      May 30, 2021 @ 11:59am
      May 30, 2021
      user #1390647sparkmantrailEdcath Rise ShortcutTemporarily closed due to construction work.
      May 26, 2021 @ 8:02pm
      May 26, 2021

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

      nametypecityrating
      Canada Olympic Parkbike parkCalgary
      COP Skills Parkskill parkCalgary
      Fairview Bike Parkskill parkCalgary
      Fish Creek Mountain Bike Skills Parkskill parkCalgary
      Montgomery Mountain Bike Parkskill parkCalgary

      Pinkbike Articles

      Jan 28, 2009
      Gravity Logic:  Designing, Digging and Riding Gravity Logic: Designing, Digging and Riding
      Gravity Logic, a bike park design and innovations company based out of Whistler, BC, reviews their biggest year of buildin', diggin' and riding...
      Dec 14, 2004
      Group Personal Training Group Personal Training
      Are you still procrastinating over getting to the gym to get ready for next biking season? Are you in spin classes already but are wondering what...
      Aug 12, 2004
      Canada Cup Results Canada Cup Results
      Last weekend Calgary hosted the lastest Canada Cup races at Canada Olympic Park. Read on for a complete list of results.
      Check out...

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike879428 miles37,418 ft171 miles938 ft
      #26#22,0965,20341123,146
      E-Bike397240 miles20,322 ft97 miles853 ft
      #39#324,77821,299
      Hike838414 miles34,291 ft163 miles938 ft
      #19#2115,16241,584
      Trail Running827413 miles34,255 ft162 miles938 ft
      #19#25,16145,581
      Horse32 miles56 ft3,622 ft312 ft
      2,0479
      Dirtbike/Moto11 mile56 ft2,848 ft33 ft
      #32,0472
      ATV/ORV/OHV11 mile56 ft2,848 ft33 ft
      2,0473
      Snowmobile11 mile56 ft2,848 ft33 ft
      Snowshoe23 miles161 ft1 mile331 ft
      #14112
      Downhill Ski11 mile56 ft2,848 ft33 ft
      #2592
      Backcountry Ski11 mile56 ft2,848 ft33 ft
      #2145
      Nordic Ski11 mile56 ft2,848 ft33 ft
      #61,887
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