This trail is permanently closed/decommissioned
4,332 ft
Distance
54 ft
Climb
-349 ft
Descent
00:09:42
Avg time

Hotlaps Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Moose Mountain
    Bragg Creek, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Hot Laps is a trail for the beginner rider. The trail is mostly single-track and cut line riding. The trail is all downhill and allows riders to get their first taste of downhill riding. Hot Laps is a trail “Au Naturel” all dirt baby.

Access Info

Hot Laps had drop off and pick up points both on the Moose Mt road. The trail head is located just above the 2km marker on the right hand side (just above the guard rail). The pickup is located at the lower Sulpher Springs crossing (look for the businessman crossing sign).

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Hotlaps bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -294 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,098 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,411 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,392 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,098 ft
  • Grade
    -6.798%
  • Grade max
    -90.519%
  • Grade min
    28.945%
  • Distance climb
    1,268 ft
  • Distance down
    2,624 ft
  • Distance flat
    440 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:42
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Status:
on Aug 4, 2017
Dry
Avg: 1 (5 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
Trail Ridden Direction
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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 Popularity ?
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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 hotlaps trailhead (50.883460, -114.752170)
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      Hotlaps Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Aug 4, 2017 @ 9:16pm
      Aug 4, 2017
      This trail IS NOT rideable and has a major construction project underway just after the start.
      Jul 16, 2017 @ 2:15pm
      Jul 16, 2017
      Trail is overgrown after the bend following the Sulpher Springs intersection. Not rideable.
      Oct 30, 2016 @ 6:23pm
      Oct 30, 2016
      too much snow about. I lost where the trail went and ended up on Pnuema. i'd say closed for the winter until next years biking season. don't...
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