3.2 miles
Distance
216 ft
Climb
-219 ft
Descent
3,519 ft
High Point

Welcome to Bottomlands - trails maintained by the Calgary Mountain Bike Alliance (CMBA). This is a short loop that will satisfy both beginner to intermediate riders. Best ridden North to South as an out-and-back but can be accessed from a variety of locations. Expect rolling single track with minimal obstacles and a few short uphill sections that will get the heart pumping. Note that these trails are located in an off-leash area and are multi-use.

Detailed Description
#RideCMBA Bottomlands Short Loop is a 3 mile popular easy route located near Calgary Alberta. This mountain bike primary route can be used both directions and has a easy overall physical rating. This route includes 4 trails. This route climbs 216 ft with a max elevation of 3,519 ft then descends -219 ft.
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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
VonBaron (Sep 14, 2022 at 17:18)
Construction on the slope has removed a couple section of the trail closer to the east end. One section you can ride and another you have to walk due to a v-ditch.
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  • + 0
ryancartiers (Jul 28, 2020 at 23:34)
Fun cruise. Some vegetation overlap.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Out & Back
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat, Adaptive MTB, CX, Gravel, Uni
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Easy
More Stats for #RideCMBA Bottomlands Short Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    3,443 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,519 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,517 ft
  • Grade max
    -15.6%
  • Grade min
    19.4%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,808 ft
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