27.5 miles
Distance
4,824 ft
Climb
-4,821 ft
Descent
1 mile
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5 Peaks Powderface 42 Course

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5 Peaks Powderface 42 is a 27 mile intermediate race route located near Bragg Creek Alberta. This trail running only route. This route includes 6 trails. This route climbs 4,824 ft with a max elevation of 6,646 ft then descends -4,821 ft.
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More Stats for 5 Peaks Powderface 42 mountain bike route
  • Avg time
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  • Altitude change
    2 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,687 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,687 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,688 ft
  • Grade max
    -53%
  • Grade min
    53%
  • Distance climb
    13 miles
  • Distance down
    13 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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Mountain Bike - Powder Face Creek to Prairie...
Mountain Bike - Powder Face Creek to Prairie Link - Canada
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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1 Mo' Hill
Jun 14, 2024 @ 4:26am
Jun 14, 2024
Prairie Creek
Jun 11, 2024 @ 3:00pm
Jun 11, 2024
A couple of muddy sections and the horses were through right after the trail was wet in one spot, but otherwise the trail is in fine condition. Clear and no deadfall.
Elbow Valley
Apr 28, 2024 @ 7:56pm
Apr 28, 2024
Between moose mountain road & sulfur springs, trail is in nice shape. For the most part it’s pretty dry!
Trail Creek Trail
Jan 6, 2024 @ 1:12pm
Jan 6, 2024
mixed conditions - packed snow, chunky foot traffic packed snow, sugary snow, some ice. Rode as part of Powderface/Prairie Creek big loop
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