1 miles
Distance
300 ft
Climb
-164 ft
Descent
00:11:39
Avg time

Horseshoe Middle Details

  • Riding Area
    Horseshoe / G8
    Canmore, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Apr-Oct
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #33890 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Midline Horshoe traverse. Part of it is a muddy, beat to shit, horse trail. Recommended to climb to Upper Horseshoe or descent Lebensrun

Access Info

From the east side of Cougar creek, enter the forest at the end of the houses and head up a steep climb.

More Stats for Horseshoe Middle bike trail
  • Altitude change
    136 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,577 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,754 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,577 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,713 ft
  • Grade
    2.042%
  • Grade max
    -13.404%
  • Grade min
    25.142%
  • Distance climb
    3,033 ft
  • Distance down
    3,130 ft
  • Distance flat
    513 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:39
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:18
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Status:
on Oct 21, 2018
Variable
Avg: 3 (3 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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  • Both Directions
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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Double Black Diamond

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

  • 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
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  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Horseshoe Middle Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 68 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,125 rides
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      Photos

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      96 |
      May 2, 2016 @ 2:04pm
      May 2, 2016
      Horseshoe Middle, My City

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