13 miles
Distance
533 ft
Climb
-200 ft
Descent
00:55:52
Avg time

Banff Legacy Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Banff
    Banff, Alberta
  • AKA
    Rocky Mountain Legacy Trail
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Paved Path
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, RD
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Global Ranking

This is the Legacy Trail Segment providing a paved connection between Canmore and Banff. It can be easily ridden within 1.5 hours (to Banff) or 1.0 hours (to Canmore) to access trail areas in these locations.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Banff Legacy Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    333 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,301 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,691 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,301 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,634 ft
  • Grade
    0.502%
  • Grade max
    -7.092%
  • Grade min
    9.485%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    5 miles
  • Avg time
    00:55:52
  • Avg reverse time
    00:48:14
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Status:
on Aug 18, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3.35 (3 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Activity Type
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to banff-legacy-trail trailhead (51.105166, -115.366981)
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Banff Legacy Trail Trail Reports

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Aug 18, 2018 @ 3:52pm
Aug 18, 2018
Apr 25, 2018 @ 11:43am
Apr 25, 2018
Ice and snow have melted and sweeper has removed most of the winter grime. Spring is here.
Apr 16, 2018 @ 8:36am
Apr 16, 2018
In the tree covered areas where the sun hasn't melted the snow, there is around 1-2 feet of snow in shady areas. Most of the trail is covered in...
Jul 25, 2017 @ 11:09am
Jul 25, 2017
Dry, some construction on side of trail but no effect on flow
Jun 18, 2017 @ 4:25pm
Jun 18, 2017
Paved path. Clean an clear.
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May 20, 2018 @ 11:18am
May 20, 2018
Banff Legacy Trail, Canmore
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May 11, 2017 @ 7:35pm
May 11, 2017
Banff Legacy Trail, Banff
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May 11, 2017 @ 7:33pm
May 11, 2017
| 2 comments Banff Legacy Trail, Banff
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May 11, 2017 @ 7:25pm
May 11, 2017
Banff Legacy Trail, Banff

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