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      Hinton is a town of approximately 10,000 just East of the Jasper National Park boundary and 3 hours West of Edmonton. Local trails are overseen by the incredible volunteers of the Hinton Mountain Bike Association featuring the Hinton Bike Park and the Jacks and Happy Creek Trail systems. There are 3 brand new trails within the last year (Stinger, Vigilante and Ranger). Many other trails exist outside of the HMBA realm but they are unsanctioned unless specified (such as Alberta Parks). Old School rider's remember Hinton as a freeride paradise, being outside of the National Parks where TTF's and gnarly downhills could be built. Many of these original trails such as Animal Crackers are either destroyed or decommissioned with few people attempting to rebuild them. With the building of the Hinton Bike Park as a progression based skills area, renegade building is pretty much useless. The Hinton Nordic Centre area has a few incredibly built trails that have been used in Provincial races and these too are unsanctioned. Everything in Hinton is ride at your own risk, this includes navigation. When in doubt pick up a 2014 trail map at the Hinton Government Centre, Hinton Info Centre or Vicious Cycle. Visit www.bikehinton.com or visit their Facebook page. Feel free to drop a line and ask for a ride guide. Happy Trails!
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      Photos of Hinton Mountain Bike

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      Jun 18, 2017 @ 1:33pm
      Jun 18, 2017
      Folding Mountain (Hike a Bike)
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      Jun 18, 2017
      Folding Mountain (Hike a Bike)
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      38 |
      Jun 18, 2017 @ 1:33pm
      Jun 18, 2017
      Folding Mountain (Hike a Bike)
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      Jun 18, 2017 @ 1:33pm
      Jun 18, 2017
      Folding Mountain (Hike a Bike)
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      Videos of Hinton Mountain Bike

      Happy Creek
      3:58 | 24 | Jul 31, 2017
      FlowMaster
      2:03 | 116 | Oct 20, 2015
      Beaver Bike Fest 2015
      2:17 | 1429 | Aug 30, 2015
      Downhill Mountain Biking  in Flow Master Trail...
      3:12 | 88 | Jul 13, 2015
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      Hinton Mountain Bike Routes

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      Perimeter Hard 16
      10 miles
      Growler Race Route race
      3 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #185094brycemtbtrailFolding Mountain (Hike a Bike)need to do this
      Jul 19, 2017 @ 10:23am
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      user #185094brycemtbtrailAlberta Cup DH / Froehler'sbest trail in the hinton area by far, make...
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      Recent Activity

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      Aug 21, 2017 @ 11:43am
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      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Nearby Riding Areas

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      Hinton Bike Park 8 7 20.9 km
      Jacks 1 72.3 km
      Hinton Nordic Centre 1 2 26.4 km
      Brule 1 2 19.1 km
      Maligne Canyon and Jasper Park Lodge 17 6 636.5 km

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      68
      Total Distance
      88 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      41 miles
      Total Descent
      3 miles
      Highest Trailhead
      1 miles
      Total Vertical
      3,526 ft
      Reports
      396
      Photos
      182
      Ridden Counter
      1,757
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