3 miles
Distance
1,257 ft
Climb
-532 ft
Descent
00:55:13
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Chester-Sawmill
    Canmore, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    May-November
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #17981 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Alberta Parks

This is the HRT section between the Buller Pass trail and the Rummel Lake trail. It is closed in winter due to avalanche risk.

Disclaimer

This section is closed in winter for avalanche control.

More Stats for High Rockies - Buller to Rummel bike trail
  • Altitude change
    725 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,985 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,736 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,985 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,710 ft
  • Grade
    4.095%
  • Grade max
    -30.762%
  • Grade min
    35.802%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    964 ft
  • Avg time
    00:55:13
  • Avg reverse time
    00:33:42
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Status:
on Sep 1, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.25 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to high-rockies-buller-to-rummel trailhead (50.872060, -115.348340)
      update trails status or condition

      High Rockies -... Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 1, 2019 @ 7:26pm
      Sep 1, 2019
      Jul 17, 2019 @ 8:51am
      Jul 17, 2019
      Minor muddy spots
      Jun 29, 2019 @ 9:43am
      Jun 29, 2019
      A few small mud puddles, damp in places.uddy section on the drop down to Chester
      Jun 3, 2018 @ 3:52pm
      Jun 3, 2018
      Rode Buller to Chester (almost) as an out and back. Skipped the last descent into the Chester carpark. Mostly dry to tacky conditions. A few wet...
      Oct 22, 2017 @ 8:37am
      Oct 22, 2017
      Rode Buller to Rummel Ck yesterday, trail got snowier as I approached Rummel. Turned around at Rummel Ck, there was up to 4" snow at this point....
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 30 rides
      • 33 miles avg distance
      All
      • 105 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      21 |
      Jun 15, 2019 @ 8:44pm
      Jun 15, 2019
      9 |
      Jun 15, 2019 @ 8:44pm
      Jun 15, 2019
      293 |
      Aug 7, 2017 @ 9:12pm
      Aug 7, 2017
      145 |
      Jul 11, 2017 @ 10:39am
      Jul 11, 2017

      Routes with this trail

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      22 miles
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      28 miles
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      53 miles

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