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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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      trail: Rock Band
      9 |
      Sep 25, 2017 @ 1:15pm
      Sep 25, 2017
      Rock Band, Hinton
      report
      trail: Vigilante
      190 |
      Dec 13, 2015 @ 10:57am
      Dec 13, 2015
      Vigilante, My City
      report
      trail: Happy Creek
      125 |
      Dec 13, 2015 @ 10:55am
      Dec 13, 2015
      Happy Creek, My City
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      trail: GS
      148 |
      Dec 13, 2015 @ 10:52am
      Dec 13, 2015
      GS, My City
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      Videos of Hinton Mountain Bike

      Stinger
      trail: Stinger
      10:02 | 18 | Aug 29, 2017
      Happy Creek
      3:58 | 38 | Jul 31, 2017
      FlowMaster
      2:03 | 126 | Oct 20, 2015
      Beaver Bike Fest 2015
      2:17 | 1440 | Aug 30, 2015
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      Hinton Mountain Bike Routes

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      Growler Race Route race
      3 miles
      Rock Lake to Celestine
      37 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #608302map-guytrailRock BandThe swamp section at the bottom now has a...
      Oct 10, 2017 @ 10:36am
      Oct 10, 2017
      user #58178stevertrailAlberta Cup DH / Froehler'sWow. Great views from the top. Incredible...
      Aug 21, 2017 @ 11:42am
      Aug 21, 2017
      user #185094brycemtbtrailAlberta Cup DH / Froehler'sbest trail in the hinton area by far, make...
      Jul 18, 2017 @ 12:58pm
      Jul 18, 2017
      user #1343150traviswbrown82trailJust Get ThereAccending JGT and THE J from maxwell without...
      Jun 26, 2017 @ 10:16pm
      Jun 26, 2017
      user #1343150traviswbrown82trailHappy CreekTitle and description reads true. Puts a smile...
      Jun 26, 2017 @ 10:09pm
      Jun 26, 2017
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      Recent Activity

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      user #608302map-guyaddridelogNov 18, 2017 ride log
      Nov 18, 2017 @ 12:42pm
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      user #608302map-guyaddridelogNov 17, 2017 ride log
      Nov 17, 2017 @ 7:10pm
      3 days
      user #608302map-guyvotetrailAlberta Cup XC and 1 more
      Nov 17, 2017 @ 3:24pm
      3 days
      user #608302map-guyvotetrailSprockids Trail and 11 more
      Nov 17, 2017 @ 3:23pm
      3 days
      user #608302map-guyvotetrailMini Bike Park and 6 more
      Nov 17, 2017 @ 3:23pm
      3 days
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      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Hinton Bike Parkskill parkHinton
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      Nearby Riding Areas

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      Hinton Bike Park 9 7 21 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
      65
      Total Distance
      51 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      25 miles
      Total Descent
      8,656 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,728 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,382 ft
      Reports
      575
      Photos
      250
      Ridden Counter
      2,061
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