162.3 miles
Distance
19,314 ft
Climb
-19,756 ft
Descent
1 mile
High Point

Is this even possible in a day?

Think you've got what it takes to tackle this monster ride? This is the ultimate link-up of single track in the Bow Valley with minimal double track and road between trail. Be the first to complete this punishing course. Best ridden in the listed direction for maximum flow.

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Details

  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
More Stats for Bow Valley Extreme mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    4,247 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,743 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,304 ft
  • Grade
    -0.1%
  • Grade max
    -122.8%
  • Grade min
    188%
  • Distance climb
    74 miles
  • Distance down
    66 miles
  • Distance flat
    22 miles
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • One Direction
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  • moto (1 year)
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