20.0 miles
Distance
3,026 ft
Climb
-3,009 ft
Descent
1 mile
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Full Day Run combining the best of North and South Bragg Creek Trails

Detailed Description
Braggin Rights/Merlin/Ranger/Boundry is a 20 mile popular intermediate route located near Bragg Creek Alberta. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 16 trails. This route climbs 3,026 ft with a max elevation of 5,584 ft then descends -3,009 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Ridelogs
    2
More Stats for Braggin Rights/Merlin/Ranger/Boundry mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    5 hr 59 min
  • Altitude change
    17 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,590 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,642 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,659 ft
  • Grade max
    -55%
  • Grade min
    41.6%
  • Distance climb
    10 miles
  • Distance down
    9 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,229 ft
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Trying to Ride Merlins in Bragg creek Fast|...
Trying to Ride Merlins in Bragg creek Fast| Alberta Mountain Biking
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Nov 1, 2023
Sugar Mama Ascent by 7 year old
Sugar Mama Ascent by 7 year old
trail: Sugar Mama
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Jul 31, 2023

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Ranger Summit
Feb 21, 2024 @ 10:23am
3 days
Couple soft parts in exposed areas, rut is getting a little deep in sections
Braggin Rights
Feb 21, 2024 @ 3:41am
Feb 21, 2024
Excellent condition for fat biking with studs for most, some mud spots starting to show.
Merlin View
Feb 21, 2024 @ 3:41am
Feb 21, 2024
Excellent condition for fat biking with studs for most, some mud spots starting to show.
Sugar Mama
Feb 17, 2024 @ 7:49pm
Feb 17, 2024
Rode this as a loop starting at Fullerton, up sugar daddy to strange brew and down sugar mommy. Narrow packed trail is put in by foot traffic only no evidence of fat bike riding since recent snow. Trail was 100% ridable down and estimate 90% up
Boundary Ridge
Feb 1, 2024 @ 9:00am
Feb 1, 2024
Mix of snow, ice and exposed soil. Spikes were necessary.
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