2.1 miles
Distance
409 ft
Climb
-128 ft
Descent
00:18:59
Avg time
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Elbow Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Trail type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking

The access from Allen Bill parking to Sugar Mama, Snagmore & Stick It. Popular with hikers who use it to access Fullerton Loop (which is hiking only). Re-routed after the 2013 floods to the north-side of the highway.

Access Info

Starts behind the small parking lot on the north side of the highway, opposite Allen Bill.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Elbow mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    281 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,560 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,855 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,573 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,854 ft
  • Grade
    2.569%
  • Grade max
    -13.316%
  • Grade min
    21.856%
  • Distance climb
    1.1 miles
  • Distance down
    3,308 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,953 ft
  • Avg time
    00:18:59
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Status:
on May 12, 2017
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Avg: 2 (2 votes)

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Elbow Trail Reports

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May 12, 2017 @ 7:18pm
May 12, 2017
Significant mud holes at drainage crossings. Double track a little soft.
May 12, 2017 @ 7:17pm
May 12, 2017
Significant mud in drainage crossings on trail. Double track a little soft.
Mar 31, 2017 @ 10:18pm
Mar 31, 2017
80% packed snow/ice covered
Jul 2, 2016 @ 2:29pm
Jul 2, 2016
A couple of mudholes, but dry for 99% of the trail.
Apr 9, 2016 @ 7:20pm
Apr 9, 2016
Numerous low spots are quite wet with a fair bit of mud on the trail. Rideable
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Aug 31, 2014 @ 4:50pm
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Elbow, Bragg Creek
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Aug 31, 2014 @ 4:48pm
Aug 31, 2014
Elbow, Bragg Creek
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Aug 31, 2014 @ 4:47pm
Aug 31, 2014
Elbow, Bragg Creek
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Aug 31, 2014 @ 4:46pm
Aug 31, 2014
Elbow, Bragg Creek

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