8.2 miles
Distance
516 ft
Climb
-1,269 ft
Descent
01:01:23
Avg time

Goat Creek Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Trail type
    Mixed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • Global Ranking
    #9163
  • Land Manager
    Parks Canada

This mix of gravel path and doubletrack is mostly downhill from Canmore toward Banff.

Access Info

From the Canmore end, access is from the Ha Ling trailhead.
From the Banff end, access is from the Spray River Loop trail that starts just south of the Banff Springs Hotel.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Goat Creek mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -753 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,728 ft
  • Altitude max
    1.0 miles
  • Altitude start
    1.0 miles
  • Altitude end
    4,728 ft
  • Grade max
    -17.347%
  • Grade min
    17.102%
  • Distance climb
    2.5 miles
  • Distance down
    4.5 miles
  • Distance flat
    1.1 miles
  • Avg time
    01:01:23
  • Avg reverse time
    01:24:16
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Status:
on May 23, 2017
Variable
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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Goat Creek Trail Reports

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May 23, 2017 @ 7:37am
1 days
Mostly dry but some mud. Creek crossings flowing. Rockier than anticipated. Nice double track.
May 14, 2017 @ 4:02pm
May 14, 2017
reporter Clear and mostly dry. Some muddy sections on the eastern end...same sections that are usually soft most of the year anyway/
Mar 28, 2017 @ 8:46am
Mar 28, 2017
Conditions are good. Snow is soft on top but packed. Only came across a couple icy or slushy spots. Took an hour forty to get to Banff town center...
Mar 28, 2017 @ 8:46am
Mar 28, 2017
Conditions are good. Top snow is soft but it's packed well. Only passed a few icy or slushy spots. Was able to make it to the Banff town center is...
Feb 17, 2017 @ 2:47pm
Feb 17, 2017
A little rough from the warm weather but very passable
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Goat Creek, Calgary
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Apr 30, 2016 @ 7:35pm
Apr 30, 2016
Goat Creek, Calgary

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