14 miles
Distance
3,865 ft
Climb
-3,866 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

Ridgeback 1 and 2 out to Bobcat. Up Bobcat and down Snakes and Ladders and back on Ridgebacks to Station Flats

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Trails in Route

Bobcat3 miles
Ridgeback 32 miles
Ranger Summit2,657 ft
Diamond T Loop1 miles
Tom Snow4,062 ft
Snakes & Ladders3 miles
Ridgeback 12,740 ft
Ridgeback 21 miles

Details

More Stats for Ridgebacks to Bobcat to Snakes to Ridgebacks mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -1 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,677 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,678 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,677 ft
  • Grade
    -0.001%
  • Grade max
    -29.956%
  • Grade min
    41.852%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
Avg: 4 (2 votes)
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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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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Trail transparency
      VR TRAIL BLAZE - TRAIL: Snake and Ladders...
      VR TRAIL BLAZE - TRAIL: Snake and Ladders (Partial) - Hartland
      2:38 | 29 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Nov 26, 2018
      Ridgeback 3 from YYCMTB
      Ridgeback 3 from YYCMTB
      1:29 | 162 | comments: 1 | favs:
      May 11, 2017
      This is a poorly shot edit of the Ridgeback 3 descent from the junction with Snakes & Ladders.

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      traildateconditiondescription
      Ridgeback 3
      Jan 8, 2019 @ 8:10am
      Jan 8, 2019
      Light dusting of snow hiding occasional freeze/thaw ice. Summer bikes are fine, but studs are recommended.
      Ridgeback 1
      Jan 8, 2019 @ 8:10am
      Jan 8, 2019
      Light dusting of snow hiding occasional freeze/thaw ice. Summer bikes are fine, but studs are recommended.
      Ridgeback 2
      Jan 8, 2019 @ 8:10am
      Jan 8, 2019
      Light dusting of snow hiding occasional freeze/thaw ice. Summer bikes are fine, but studs are recommended.
      Ranger Summit
      Jan 1, 2019 @ 4:30pm
      Jan 1, 2019
      Superb riding-mostly dirt with a dusting of snow, some sections of packed snow that were firm and fast on skinnies.
      Bobcat
      Sep 17, 2018 @ 1:24pm
      Sep 17, 2018
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