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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
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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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  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • 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
  • 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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Provincial Recreation Area
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Parking google parking directions
      Links
      Region Details
      • 3
      • 14
      • 1
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of Oct 12, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      19
      Trails Mountain Bike
      19
      Trails E-Bike
      9
      Trails Hike
      19
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      37 miles
      Total Descent
      2,463 ft
      Total Vertical
      172 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,571 ft
      Reports
      79
      Photos
      28
      Ridden Counter
      518

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance

      Photos of Cooking Lake / Blackfoot Recreation Area Mountain Bike

      trail: Push Lake
      6 |
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 11:05am
      Sep 27, 2020
      trail: Matt's Way
      3 |
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 11:04am
      Sep 27, 2020
      trail: Matt's Way
      2 |
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 11:03am
      Sep 27, 2020
      trail: Lost Lake
      128 |
      Aug 10, 2018 @ 12:01pm
      Aug 10, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Waskehegan / Meadow
      Oct 1, 2020 @ 9:04am
      Oct 1, 2020
      VariableNicoleperkesLots of muddy areas that have been deeply...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Spruce Hollow
      Oct 12, 2020 @ 12:24pm
      Oct 12, 2020
      VariableNicoleperkesJust a couple spots of mud. Totally doable.
      Lost Lake
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 11:05am
      Sep 27, 2020
      Drycam-rides-bikes
      Push Lake
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 11:05am
      Sep 27, 2020
      Drycam-rides-bikes
      Matt's Way
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 11:03am
      Sep 27, 2020
      Variablecam-rides-bikesSuper fun adventure. Lots of overgrowth...
      Siksika
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 11:01am
      Sep 27, 2020
      Drycam-rides-bikesPerfect fall conditions
      Neon Lake
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 1:22pm
      Aug 3, 2020
      Wettdnorm
      Highline Connector
      May 17, 2020 @ 10:50am
      May 17, 2020
      Idealelevationstation
      Highline
      May 17, 2020 @ 10:50am
      May 17, 2020
      Variableelevationstation
      Flattail
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 10:31am
      Jul 20, 2019
      WetOldDad
      Detour
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 10:31am
      Jul 20, 2019
      WetOldDad

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1849347cam-rides-bikesvotetrailLost Lake and 1 more
      Oct 15, 2020 @ 5:45pm
      Oct 15, 2020
      user #2425215NicoleperkesaddreportSpruce Hollow
      Oct 12, 2020 @ 3:50pm
      Oct 12, 2020
      user #2448883Bikes4fun2votetrailSiksika
      Oct 9, 2020 @ 4:40pm
      Oct 9, 2020
      user #2425215NicoleperkescommenttrailHighline and 1 more
      Oct 7, 2020 @ 5:20pm
      Oct 7, 2020
      user #2425215NicoleperkesaddreportWaskehegan / Meadow
      Oct 1, 2020 @ 11:53am
      Oct 1, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2425215NicoleperkestrailPush LakeGood conditions, no issues at all, nice wide trail
      Oct 7, 2020 @ 5:21pm
      Oct 7, 2020
      user #2425215NicoleperkestrailHighlineGood conditions today, no mud.
      Oct 7, 2020 @ 5:20pm
      Oct 7, 2020
      user #1931817ThomasladestrailMatt's WayAgreed
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 11:19am
      Sep 27, 2020
      user #1849347cam-rides-bikestrailPush LakeNice rolling doubletrack
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 11:06am
      Sep 27, 2020
      user #1849347cam-rides-bikestrailMatt's WayReally fun trail. Its not a normal black...
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 11:04am
      Sep 27, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Elk Island National Park8.5 km
      Elk Island National Park 2 313.4 km
      Strathcona Science Provincial Park 7 26 5 118.6 km
      Sunridge Ski Area 118.6 km
      Mill Woods 26 20 119.3 km
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