2 miles
Distance
148 ft
Climb
-190 ft
Descent
00:11:06
Avg time

Crackendale Details

  • Riding area
    Calgary
    Calgary, Alberta
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking

Described as "some of the best singletrack in Calgary", this hidden gen is worth looking at.

Access Info

The trail connects the Bow River Pathway at the Edworthy Bridge, and Bowdale Cres. NW. At the Edworthy end, it sits between the railroad tracks and the fence.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Crackendale mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -43 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,478 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,609 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,524 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,482 ft
  • Grade
    -0.511%
  • Grade max
    -26.94%
  • Grade min
    27.966%
  • Distance climb
    3,298 ft
  • Distance down
    4,764 ft
  • Distance flat
    266 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:06
  • Avg reverse time
    00:11:52
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Status:
on Aug 21, 2017
Dry
Avg: 3.5 (3 votes)

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Crackendale Trail Reports

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Aug 21, 2017 @ 5:58pm
Aug 21, 2017
So over grown it was hard to ride.
Aug 11, 2017 @ 3:28pm
Aug 11, 2017
First part of trail has a bit of in grown bushes/weeds other than that she's good
May 8, 2017 @ 11:57am
May 8, 2017
Pretty much good to go couple of muddy spots but overall great!!
Apr 12, 2017 @ 10:57am
Apr 12, 2017
Two patches of hard snow/ice. Trali is wet but not totally muddy. Definitely ridable without destroying the trail
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Aug 9, 2017
Crackendale, Calgary

2 Reviews & Comments

  • - 1
flag Fuzzxy (Jul 20, 2017 at 7:23)
 Pretty fun ride along side the train tracks/ river
. Cool.view once halfway through the trail . Half of the run is through bushes wit a couple pretty narly drops / features
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  • + 1
flag mtnfriend (Aug 6, 2017 at 15:54)
 The trail is a bit overgrown after leaving the rail road tracks, but rides surprisingly well. Lot's of fun up/downs with some rooty sections that I was unable to clean on a cross bike.
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