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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • 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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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
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      Region Details
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      Open on Jan 12, 2019
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      CAMBA
      (camba.ca)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #464
      State Ranking
      #8
      Trails (view details)
      16
      Trails Mountain Bike
      16
      Trails Hike
      16
      Trails Trail Running
      16
      Total Distance
      46 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      19 miles
      Total Descent
      9,087 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,003 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,265 ft
      Reports
      147
      Photos
      172
      Ridden Counter
      1,260
      Sub Regions
      • Barrier
        • 2
        • 7
        • 1
        Open on Dec 26, 2018

      Photos of Exshaw Mountain Bike

      9 |
      Oct 30, 2018 @ 8:53am
      Oct 30, 2018
      Stoney Extension, Exshaw
      trail: Prairie View
      139 |
      Sep 4, 2017 @ 1:15pm
      Sep 4, 2017
      Prairie View, Turner Valley
      trail: Prairie View
      377 |
      Mar 25, 2016 @ 12:24pm
      Mar 25, 2016
      Prairie View, Calgary
      trail: Prospector
      996 |
      Jun 11, 2013 @ 8:11pm
      Jun 11, 2013
      Prospector, Canmore
      more photos »

      Videos of Exshaw Mountain Bike

      2018 Share The Ride | Exshaw
      trail: Prospector
      2:17 | 1469 | Feb 1, 2018
      Prairie View ride with the Boys July 3, 2017
      25:22 | 219 | Jul 8, 2017
      Prospector - Ridge
      trail: Prospector
      1:11 | 551 | Jun 19, 2017
      Dusty March 2016
      trail: Prospector
      9:31 | 826 | Apr 23, 2016
      more videos »

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1125669RalliartrydogtrailProspector (Back Loop)One of the best trails in the bow valley hands...
      Sep 27, 2018 @ 8:55pm
      Sep 27, 2018
      user #480766em141trailJewell PassA spectacular ride! Short but memorable.
      Aug 18, 2018 @ 1:58pm
      Aug 18, 2018
      user #803688BrentZombietrailProspectormight only be 7+ km but in my opinion it feels...
      Aug 7, 2018 @ 4:02pm
      Aug 7, 2018
      user #1200750GerryetrailProspectorLove this trail! Some clarifications for...
      Aug 29, 2017 @ 2:13pm
      Aug 29, 2017
      user #895681sweaman2trailCCH CutoffUnsure if built yet? Proposed?
      Aug 11, 2017 @ 7:50pm
      Aug 11, 2017
      more »

      Recent Activity

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1021705geopaddridelogJan 15, 2019 ride log
      Jan 15, 2019 @ 12:30pm
      2 days
      user #752724SBRCANaddridelogJan 13, 2019 ride log
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 2:21pm
      Jan 13, 2019
      user #975095slabloveraddridelogJan 13, 2019 ride log
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 1:20pm
      Jan 13, 2019
      user #654090jgimagesaddridelogJan 13, 2019 ride log
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 11:36am
      Jan 13, 2019
      user #1328116CoachKevinSwishlisttrailProspector and 2 more
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 11:25am
      Jan 13, 2019
      view more »

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Barrier 2 7 15.8 km
      Three Sisters Mountain Village 1 26.3 km
      Horseshoe / G8 2 7 16.4 km
      Highline 48.9 km
      Montane 5 99.1 km

      Local Trail Supporters

      • Friends of Kananaskis Country
      • By mtnbikermitch & contributors
      • Admins: BVMBA, CAMBA, CMBA, AlbertaParks
      • #5452 - 7,645 views

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