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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      Elkwater is an unincorporated community at the western edge of the Cypress Hills in southeastern Alberta.
      Region Details
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      Open on 13 hours
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      (670collective.ca)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,352
      State Ranking
      #15
      Trails
      29
      Total Distance
      42 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      18 miles
      Total Descent
      6,720 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,781 ft
      Total Vertical
      789 ft
      Reports
      74
      Photos
      59
      Ridden Counter
      723
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Elkwater Mountain Bike

      2 |
      Sep 4, 2018 @ 10:54am
      Sep 4, 2018
      Horseshoe Canyon Trail
      5 |
      Aug 14, 2018 @ 8:04am
      Aug 14, 2018
      Shoreline Trail, My City
      8 |
      Aug 5, 2018 @ 7:26pm
      Aug 5, 2018
      Cobble Miner Trail, My City
      12 |
      Aug 5, 2018 @ 7:26pm
      Aug 5, 2018
      Cobble Miner Trail, My City
      more photos »

      Videos of Elkwater Mountain Bike

      2:51 | 386 | Nov 6, 2016
      Beaver Creek Trail
      3:29 | 621 | Jul 20, 2014
      more videos »

      Elkwater Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Battle Creek Showdown 2014 race
      10 miles
      Mile High Tri 2015 Bike Route race
      10 miles
      Battle Creek Showdown 2015 race
      5 miles

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1565940KyydertrailBeaver Creek TrailAwesome trail its dry wouldnt attempt if wet...
      Aug 12, 2018 @ 6:01pm
      Aug 12, 2018
      user #1468357Dannybender403trailBeaver Creek TrailVery rooty; if your a beginner take in some of...
      Jul 22, 2018 @ 8:20am
      Jul 22, 2018
      user #1468357Dannybender403trailCobble Miner TrailThis is a great trail for more beginner MTBers...
      Jul 22, 2018 @ 8:18am
      Jul 22, 2018
      user #1390597HcdridettrailSpruce Coulee TrailMost fallen trees cleared on first half, in...
      May 31, 2018 @ 4:40pm
      May 31, 2018
      user #1146068mjlofgrentrailSpruce Coulee TrailMany trees fallen over path. May long weekend.
      May 19, 2018 @ 1:35pm
      May 19, 2018
      more »

      Recent Activity

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      user #1010830blkslacaddreportLast Grizzly
      Oct 17, 2018 @ 4:15pm
      13 hours
      user #1010830blkslacaddreportCobble Miner Trail and 1 more
      Oct 17, 2018 @ 4:12pm
      13 hours
      user #1010830blkslacriddentrailLast Grizzly
      Oct 17, 2018 @ 4:09pm
      13 hours
      user #1010830blkslacriddentrailFirerock Trail and 3 more
      Oct 17, 2018 @ 4:09pm
      13 hours
      user #784098LiterOfColaaddridelogOct 17, 2018 ride log
      Oct 17, 2018 @ 12:55pm
      16 hours
      view more »
      • By kfbradley 670 & contributors
      • Admins: 670, kfbradley
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