1 miles
Distance
339 ft
Climb
-233 ft
Descent
00:14:26
Avg time

Horseshoe Upper Details

  • Riding Area
    Horseshoe / G8
    Canmore, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #32205 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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More Stats for Horseshoe Upper bike trail
  • Altitude change
    106 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,569 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,880 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,606 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,712 ft
  • Grade
    1.424%
  • Grade max
    -14.405%
  • Grade min
    24.534%
  • Distance climb
    4,035 ft
  • Distance down
    3,026 ft
  • Distance flat
    358 ft
  • Avg time
    00:14:26
  • Avg reverse time
    00:13:51
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Status:
on Apr 14, 2019
Variable
Avg: 3.15 (6 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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  • < 1 month
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Trail Ridden Direction
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  • 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
  • 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 Upper Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 8 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 45 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 848 rides
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      Photos

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      6 |
      Apr 14, 2019 @ 8:35pm
      Apr 14, 2019
      92 |
      Jul 14, 2017 @ 4:34pm
      Jul 14, 2017
      91 |
      Jan 10, 2017 @ 2:01pm
      Jan 10, 2017
      239 |
      Oct 24, 2013 @ 5:55pm
      Oct 24, 2013

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag hbesley (Apr 10, 2019 at 21:20)
       Rode a couple weeks ago, upper was very rideable with a couple muddy and snowy spots, anything below and in the trees were an ice rink
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