13.5 miles
Distance
2,371 ft
Climb
-2,404 ft
Descent
1 mile
High Point

Popular loop from Station Flats parking lot to access Snakes and Ladders. Bobcat is a very reasonable climb but watch for people descending.

Detailed Description
Bob the Snake is a 14 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Bragg Creek Alberta. This mountain bike only route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 14 trails. This route climbs 2,371 ft with a max elevation of 5,584 ft then descends -2,404 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    64
More Stats for Bob the Snake mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    2 hr 1 min
  • Altitude min
    4,687 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,722 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,688 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -33.8%
  • Grade min
    57.4%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,652 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Ridgeback 3
May 27, 2024 @ 2:16pm
2 days
A few wet spots but generally dry. A few trees down on trail at top but small enough to ride over. A couple larger trees half down and suspended over trail.
Bobcat
May 27, 2024 @ 9:48am
2 days
Wet and muddy in the usual spots.
Ranger Summit
May 27, 2024 @ 9:48am
2 days
A few wet spots but good to go.
Snakes & Ladders
May 27, 2024 @ 9:48am
2 days
Some wet spots and mud near the bottom.
Tom Snow
May 25, 2024 @ 12:38pm
May 25, 2024
At some point the mud was up to a foot deep
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