8.4 miles
Distance
1,342 ft
Climb
-1,339 ft
Descent
1 mile
High Point

Braggin rights to Merlin
moderate trail ride Merlin counter clock wise

Detailed Description
Braggin Wizard is a 8 mile popular intermediate route located near Bragg Creek Alberta. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 3 trails. This route climbs 1,342 ft with a max elevation of 5,447 ft then descends -1,339 ft.
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Bragg Creek Trails (braggcreektrails.org)
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
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More Stats for Braggin Wizard mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 26 min
  • Altitude min
    4,647 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,647 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,649 ft
  • Grade max
    -55%
  • Grade min
    41.6%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,181 ft
Avg: 4.65 (3 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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Merlin View Descent, Bragg Creek, 6.5 YO, 20' HT
Merlin View Descent, Bragg Creek, 6.5 YO, 20" HT
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Braggin Rights
Apr 10, 2024 @ 10:56am
Apr 10, 2024
Compact snow for the most part with sections of mud, dry soil, ice and runoff.
Merlin View
Apr 10, 2024 @ 10:56am
Apr 10, 2024
Only foot traffic since last snowfall, so heavily rutted as there has been no fat tire bikers.
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  • By markryall & contributors
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