16 miles
Distance
1,739 ft
Climb
-2,501 ft
Descent
5,267 ft
High Point

Route starts after Card 3 on top of Pass Powderkeg, goes half way down Buck 50, then across to York Creek Road. After a short ride up York Creek Road, climb Back Door to the top of School of Rock for Card 4. Descend School of Rock, then Whistling Post, and return to Fireman's Park using the Community Trail (the easier route along the Old Frank Road through the Slide). Card 5 is back at the start in Fireman's Park

This route is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

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Route POI

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  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
More Stats for Poker Ride 2018 Cards 4 5 mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -762 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,141 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,188 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,426 ft
  • Grade
    -0.924%
  • Grade max
    -34.904%
  • Grade min
    27.302%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    5,037 ft
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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
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      Buck 50 || Crowsnest Pass || MTB Girl || Hot...
      Buck 50 || Crowsnest Pass || MTB Girl || Hot Rocky Canadian Summer
      trail: Buck 50
      14:38 | 118 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Aug 3, 2018
      Buck 50
      Buck 50
      trail: Buck 50
      8:29 | 226 | comments: 0 | favs: 1
      Aug 6, 2017
      Crowsnest Pass, AB
      School Of Rock
      School Of Rock
      3:39 | 246 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Aug 24, 2017
      Crowsnest Pass, AB

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      Buck 50
      Nov 22, 2018 @ 3:34pm
      Nov 22, 2018
      Thin packed snow, bare dirt, a bit of ice. reporter
      School of Rock
      Oct 24, 2018 @ 12:56pm
      Oct 24, 2018
      reporter
      Whistling Post
      Oct 24, 2018 @ 12:56pm
      Oct 24, 2018
      reporter
      Buck 50 Option
      Jul 24, 2018 @ 9:42am
      Jul 24, 2018
      Back Door
      May 20, 2018 @ 4:29pm
      May 20, 2018
      reporter
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