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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • 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 Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos

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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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Kananaskis Country is located West & Southwest of Calgary and borders the town of Canmore and Banff National Park. It includes five provincial parks, four wildland provincial parks, one ecological reserve and several provincial recreation areas. It also encompasses the Canmore Nordic Centre, West Bragg Creek and Moose Mountain.

      As per Alberta Environment and Parks, motorized vehicles are only permitted in specifically designated areas, such as Mclean Creek. They are not permitted on most trails. E-assist [i.e. e-bikes] bikes are not permitted in Provincial Parks and Provincial Recreation Areas. E-bikes up to 600W are allowed in Public Lands.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      Region Details
      • 63
      • 11
      • 56
      • 130
      • 43
      • 4


      Caution on Feb 8, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      307
      Trails Mountain Bike
      314
      Trails E-Bike
      46
      Trails Hike
      309
      Trails Trail Running
      309
      Total Distance
      695 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      319 miles
      Total Descent
      151,503 ft
      Total Vertical
      7,963 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      11,968 ft
      Reports
      3,319
      Photos
      2,959
      Ridden Counter
      45,528

      Photos of Kananaskis Country Mountain Bike

      trail: 7-27
      229 |
      Feb 4, 2018 @ 4:44pm
      Feb 4, 2018
      7-27, Calgary
      250 |
      Aug 7, 2017 @ 9:12pm
      Aug 7, 2017
      High Rockies - Buller to Rummel
      483 |
      Dec 1, 2015 @ 10:30am
      Dec 1, 2015
      Black Coal Chutes, Calgary
      trail: Orchid
      417 |
      May 9, 2009 @ 8:34pm
      May 9, 2009
      Orchid, Canmore
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      Videos of Kananaskis Country Mountain Bike

      Switch Yard stacker
      0:17 | 350 | Jan 12, 2019
      Sugar Momma
      trail: Sugar Mama
      12:22 | 19 | Nov 5, 2018
      MooseDuro 2018
      3:22 | 356 | Oct 1, 2018
      SEPT 2, 2018 MTB Ride with FMBC MOOSE MOUNTAIN
      trail: Family Guy
      18:07 | 41 | Sep 23, 2018
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      Kananaskis Country Mountain Bike Routes

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      Braggin Wizard
      8 miles
      Braggin Rights and two lopsided of merlin
      12 miles
      Prairie View to Jewell Pass Loop featured
      10 miles
      Goldilocks
      6 miles

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