11 miles
Distance
1,721 ft
Climb
-1,721 ft
Descent
1,956 ft
High Point

A circular ride from Ballater taking in Heart Break Ridge

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Trails in Route

Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for Heart Break Ridge Ballater Circular mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    676 ft
  • Altitude start
    688 ft
  • Altitude end
    688 ft
  • Grade
    0.001%
  • Grade max
    -30.464%
  • Grade min
    17.851%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,396 ft
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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%
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  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
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  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Oct 5, 2018
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      Taking my girlfriend to Heartbreak Ridge
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      Aug 14, 2018
      Heartbreak Ridge - Ballater
      Heartbreak Ridge - Ballater
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      Feb 21, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      Heartbreak Ridge
      Jan 6, 2019 @ 1:38am
      Jan 6, 2019
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      Nov 5, 2018 @ 3:24am
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