12.1 miles
Distance
1,905 ft
Climb
-1,905 ft
Descent
1 mile
High Point

Clockwise Southern Loop. Sugar Mama very rooty.

Detailed Description
Boundary-Snagmore-SugarMa-StrangeBrew is a 12 mile moderately popular intermediate route located near Bragg Creek Alberta. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 17 trails. This route climbs 1,905 ft with a max elevation of 5,594 ft then descends -1,905 ft.
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25 Reviews & Comments

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mungbean (Jul 25, 2022 at 12:28)
Trail Bobcat
Very underrated downhill. Fast and flowy with great views up top.
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ryancartiers (Nov 5, 2021 at 17:26)
Trail Bobcat
this trail's a hoot
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Nomolos2006 (Sep 11, 2021 at 15:11)
Trail Bobcat
Best trail in the area, very flowy
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mantistoboggan939 (Jul 20, 2021 at 19:45)
Trail Strange Brew
Fun fast trail, flows very well for the majority after the small climb a quarter way in. Many potential natural gaps
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mantistoboggan939 (Jul 20, 2021 at 19:45)
Trail Strange Brew
Fun fast trail, flows very well for the majority after the small climb a quarter way in. Many potential natural gaps
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whisky (Jan 7, 2021 at 16:44)
Trail Strange Brew
Nice and grippy but, full of horse tracks that make for a bumpy, slow, uncomfortable start to decent. ~2-4 km ?
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whisky (Jan 7, 2021 at 16:44)
Trail Strange Brew
Nice and grippy but, full of horse tracks that make for a bumpy, slow, uncomfortable start to decent. ~2-4 km ?
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Gonnad (Aug 16, 2020 at 10:08)
Good condition dry and dusty
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Gonnad (Aug 16, 2020 at 10:08)
Good condition dry and dusty
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aka-bigsteve (Aug 4, 2020 at 16:35)
Trail Sugar Mama
Mama black bear and 2 cubs spotted about halfway down Snakes yesterday morning.
They just kept moving downslope away from the trail.
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RockiesMarc (Aug 4, 2020 at 15:13)
Trail Sugar Mama
Mama bear and cub seen by the switchbacks mid route. Non aggressive but right by the trail. Mama is big enough!
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Babalabonte (Jul 29, 2020 at 10:21)
Trail Elbow
Gift de en
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Gonnad (Jul 26, 2020 at 7:46)
Trail Strange Brew
I did this yesterday. If you like roots and rocks this is the one for you, recommend going up Rangers and down Strange Brew. A few muddy patches but in good condition.
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Gonnad (Jul 26, 2020 at 7:46)
Trail Strange Brew
I did this yesterday. If you like roots and rocks this is the one for you, recommend going up Rangers and down Strange Brew. A few muddy patches but in good condition.
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Davidbopp (May 25, 2020 at 6:46)
Lots of mud. Not possible to ride without damaging the trail.
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Davidbopp (May 25, 2020 at 6:46)
Lots of mud. Not possible to ride without damaging the trail.
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Lopht (Sep 1, 2019 at 17:07)
Trail Strange Brew
Makes Ranger Summit totally worthwhile!
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Lopht (Sep 1, 2019 at 17:07)
Trail Strange Brew
Makes Ranger Summit totally worthwhile!
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Jugheed (May 14, 2019 at 21:15)
Trail Strange Brew
May 14, Trail is in pretty good shape.
Unfortunately can’t say the same for the Baruch’s Corner sign at the top lookout, and the trail-map at the Elbow junction. Somebody thinks that wrecking the signs is fun or something.
Anyway, let’s respect what has been provided for the enjoyment of the area without ruining it for everybody.
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Jugheed (May 14, 2019 at 21:15)
Trail Strange Brew
May 14, Trail is in pretty good shape.
Unfortunately can’t say the same for the Baruch’s Corner sign at the top lookout, and the trail-map at the Elbow junction. Somebody thinks that wrecking the signs is fun or something.
Anyway, let’s respect what has been provided for the enjoyment of the area without ruining it for everybody.
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Lenniee (Jul 10, 2018 at 14:24)
Bad trail fell off so many times needs a new everything I rate it 1/10
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Lenniee (Jul 10, 2018 at 14:24)
Bad trail fell off so many times needs a new everything I rate it 1/10
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Jugheed (Oct 21, 2017 at 18:14)
Trail Sugar Mama
A few trees down across the trail.
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EVdad (Apr 12, 2015 at 7:22)
Trail mostly damp with occasional muddy patches and many dry areas.
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EVdad (Apr 12, 2015 at 7:22)
Trail mostly damp with occasional muddy patches and many dry areas.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Ridelogs
    94
More Stats for Boundary-Snagmore-SugarMa-StrangeBrew mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    4,590 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,627 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,626 ft
  • Grade max
    -46.3%
  • Grade min
    37.9%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,825 ft
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Strange Brew
Nov 26, 2022 @ 3:34am
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West Crystal Line
Nov 21, 2022 @ 2:54am
Nov 21, 2022
Groomed, perfect snow today
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Nov 12, 2022 @ 1:05pm
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