13 miles
Distance
2,751 ft
Climb
-2,755 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

Powderface Long Loop - Powderface Creek to Powderface Trail to Prairie Creek Trail

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    30
More Stats for Powderface Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    4,945 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,976 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,971 ft
  • Grade
    -0.006%
  • Grade max
    -45.393%
  • Grade min
    39.525%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail transparency
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Powderface Short Loop
Powderface Short Loop
6:59 | 168 | comments: 0 | favs:
Jul 14, 2017
This used to be one of the most popular intermediate/blue rides back in the days when everyone rode hardtails and had 3x9 gearing. It's still a...
Kananaskis Powderface Prarie Link
Kananaskis Powderface Prarie Link
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May 18, 2016

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Prairie Creek
Dec 2, 2018 @ 6:11am
Dec 2, 2018
Rode this on December 1st. Much of the tread is nicely packed snow. Other spots had a thin cover over dirt and rocks. Final rock “staircase” not yet filled. Icy here and there.
Powderface Creek
Dec 2, 2018 @ 6:06am
Dec 2, 2018
Rode this to the prairie link junction on December 1st. Nicely packed tread.
Powderface Trail
Nov 4, 2016 @ 9:46pm
Nov 4, 2016
50% dry / 50% soft and wet from Hwy 66 to Powderface Creek. No snow on road. Grated 03-Nov-2016.
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