8 miles
1,524 ft
-2,955 ft
1 miles
High Point

Forgetmenot Summit Details

  • Riding area
    Elbow Valley
    Bragg Creek, Alberta
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
  • Alpine Trail
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on trail
    Rock Face, Rock Garden

A ridgeline trail that crests Forgetmenot summit, Forgetmenot Mountain, and Forgetmenot Ridge. Access begins from the highest elevation point of the "Old Forgetmenot" trail, and involves a brief scree hike-a-bike up to the ridgetop. Along the ridge, there are a few places with large rocks that can't be ridden. You will hit 3 separate summit points along this ridge with outstanding views. The descent to the final ridge involves hike-a-bike down a small rock feature that is easily doable. Once on the final ridge, continue northward to meet with the cairn at the top of the northern access trail. The descent down to the elbow river is steep, loose, fast, and tight, with a variety of varying terrain. Dress for the elements as the weather up top can change in a moment.

More Stats for Forgetmenot Summit mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,431 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,276 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,707 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,276 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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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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