16 miles
Distance
4,568 ft
Climb
-4,619 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

Lollipop from Station Flats that starts and finishes on Ridgeback, climbing Moosepackers and descending Special K along the way.

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Trails in Route

Diamond T Loop3,038 ft
Ridgeback 12,740 ft
Ridgeback 21 miles
Tom Snow1,112 ft
Ridgeback 33 miles
Tom Snow1,001 ft
Ridgeback 45,259 ft
Mountain Road253 ft
Moose Packers2 miles
Pneuma5,200 ft
Special K3 miles
Tom Snow3,173 ft
Ridgeback 21 miles
Ridgeback 12,740 ft
Diamond T Loop3,038 ft

Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Ridgepackers Special Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    4,693 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,745 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,694 ft
  • Grade
    -0.061%
  • Grade max
    -38.153%
  • Grade min
    38.409%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,030 ft
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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 Difficulties
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  • Double Black Diamond

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  • 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
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  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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Trail transparency
Alberta Trip(Part 2) - Riding at Moose...
Alberta Trip(Part 2) - Riding at Moose Mountain • The Duke of MTB
trail: Special K
9:37 | 54 | comments: 0 | favs:
Oct 15, 2018
Ridgeback 3 from YYCMTB
Ridgeback 3 from YYCMTB
1:29 | 159 | comments: 1 | favs:
May 11, 2017
This is a poorly shot edit of the Ridgeback 3 descent from the junction with Snakes & Ladders.
Tom Snow
Tom Snow
trail: Tom Snow
0:16 | 135 | comments: 0 | favs:
May 11, 2017
This is what you have to ride to get to the good trails. FFS

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Special K
Oct 28, 2018 @ 2:50pm
Oct 28, 2018
Ridgeback 3
Oct 28, 2018 @ 6:46am
Oct 28, 2018
Ridgeback 1
Sep 23, 2018 @ 12:53pm
Sep 23, 2018
Ridgeback 2
Sep 23, 2018 @ 12:53pm
Sep 23, 2018
Diamond T Loop
Sep 11, 2018 @ 6:04pm
Sep 11, 2018
Covered in cow patties! :(
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