6 miles
Distance
1,445 ft
Climb
-1,445 ft
Descent
2,282 ft
High Point

This route provides for a nice introduction to some of the relatively easy but very fun and flowy blue level trails that Ellison Provincial Park and Predator Ridge have to offer. It starts down at the Ellison Mountain Bikers parking lot, and takes you up quickly to a quick loop around Raven, then up the Parkway trail in Predator Ridge. Be sure to take a well-deserved break at the picturesque Yoga Platform near the top of Parkway. Then climb just a bit more and you will be ready to descend on the very fun and flowy Ellison Connector trail, and once back into Ellison Provincial Park you will continue on Typical Situation for even more flow with just a couple techy rock gardens, and out on Blisters Sisters for the perfect finish back to the parking lot.

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Details

  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Ridelogs
    6
More Stats for Easy Intermediate Intro to Ellison/Predator Flow mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -0 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,471 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,474 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,473 ft
  • Grade
    -0.002%
  • Grade max
    -63.707%
  • Grade min
    50.525%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,916 ft
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Layers winter
Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Raven - Ellison Provincial Park
Raven - Ellison Provincial Park
trail: Raven
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Jan 2, 2017
Predator Ridge to Ellison Park
Predator Ridge to Ellison Park
1:10 | 428 | comments: 0 | favs:
May 23, 2016
We've got world-class mountain biking available at #PredatorRidge. With 25kms of trails, plus a new 2.5 km connector trail to the 56km of trails...
Sample of Typical Situation Climb
Sample of Typical Situation Climb
0:37 | 234 | comments: 0 | favs:
Jul 7, 2014
nice single track climb

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
You and Me
May 23, 2018 @ 2:07pm
May 23, 2018
Getting very overgrown.
Blisters Sisters
May 12, 2018 @ 5:54pm
May 12, 2018
Please respect the closure of the short section of trail. Amazing work done by Cam, Trail ninjas and NOCS today on two muddy sections that plague this trail every year. Give it a couple of days and we will open it back up once the mud has dried. We will see your tire tracks :-)
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Blister's Sister to Typical Situation Connector
May 3, 2018 @ 12:37pm
May 3, 2018
Be aware there is a bear in the area, was seen lower Typical to Blisters Sisters.
Raven
Apr 21, 2018 @ 6:31pm
Apr 21, 2018
Dry, grippy, and fast!
Ellison Connector
Apr 21, 2018 @ 6:28pm
Apr 21, 2018
Great shape overall. A couple of tiny wet spots, but not an issue. Go ride!
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