11 miles
Distance
2,640 ft
Climb
-2,638 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

The Southern Flow route is a nice 2-3 hour loop between the West Bragg Creek trailhead and Hwy 66. Most people do it counter-clockwise. If you do it the other way 'round, Strange Brew is more fun to descend than Ranger Summit.

Park at West Bragg or Allen Bill for easiest access.

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Greater Bragg Creek Trail Association (braggcreektrails.org)
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Trails in Route

Ranger Summit3 miles
Bobcat1,890 ft
Sugar Mama2 miles
Snagmore3 miles
Boundary Ridge3 miles

Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • AKA
    Southern Flow Loop
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    90
More Stats for Southern Flow mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    4,537 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,618 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,618 ft
  • Grade
    0.001%
  • Grade max
    -39.62%
  • Grade min
    37.096%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,738 ft
Avg: 3.5 (2 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Variable
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
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      Trail transparency
      Sugar Momma
      Sugar Momma
      trail: Sugar Mama
      12:22 | 221 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Nov 5, 2018
      #braggcreek #sugarmomma #traildogs
      new years night ride at west bragg
      new years night ride at west bragg
      4:16 | 156 | comments: 1 | favs:
      Jan 1, 2017
      snowy slick sick trails

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      statustraildateconditiondescription
      Ranger Summit
      Sep 22, 2019 @ 12:51pm
      Sep 22, 2019
      Bobcat
      Sep 15, 2019 @ 3:15pm
      Sep 15, 2019
      Sugar Mama
      Sep 8, 2019 @ 11:07am
      Sep 8, 2019
      Tree has been cleared
      Snagmore
      Sep 6, 2019 @ 10:24am
      Sep 6, 2019
      Boundary Ridge
      Aug 20, 2019 @ 4:31pm
      Aug 20, 2019
      Few muddy spots but 99% is great conditions.
      more reports »
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