13.8 miles
Distance
2,404 ft
Climb
-2,413 ft
Descent
2,300 ft
High Point

Long loop with only one repeat up Ridge Trail. Granite trail can be skipped with going straight into Ellision connector. Highly recommend going across the road for the final small loop of Nature Loop

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for BigTrousers Ellison Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,279 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,474 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,463 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -65.7%
  • Grade min
    48.6%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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Granite trail descent (4K)
Granite trail descent (4K)
trail: Granite
13:30 | 948 | comments: 0 | favs:
Aug 1, 2019
just a quick ride down the Granite trail at Ellison provincial park that I filmed with my GoPro hero 7.
Ellison Connector
Ellison Connector
4:08 | 529 | comments: 0 | favs:
Jun 10, 2019
Ellison Connector POV
Ellison Connector POV
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Jun 8, 2019

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Birdie Lake Loop
Oct 12, 2021 @ 11:30am
Oct 12, 2021
Birdie Lake trail is CLOSED for construction... you have to turn right and go back to the road/paved path...
Homerun
Oct 9, 2021 @ 9:39am
Oct 9, 2021
You and Me
Oct 9, 2021 @ 9:39am
Oct 9, 2021
Ellison-Ridge Connector
Oct 2, 2021 @ 4:17pm
Oct 2, 2021
Ellison connector to Granit is closed, had to backtrack, not quite sure why the closure?
Granite
Sep 30, 2021 @ 6:40pm
Sep 30, 2021
Just beauty. Such a shame we’re going to lose it. Fingers crossed it will come back bigger and better than ever.
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