1,124 ft
Distance
114 ft
Climb
-19 ft
Descent
00:02:22
Avg time

Kessel Run Details

  • Riding Area
    Edmonton
    Edmonton, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #34243 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Tight, twisty and fun in either direction.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Kessel Run bike trail
  • Altitude change
    95 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,029 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,131 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,029 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,124 ft
  • Grade
    8.491%
  • Grade max
    -15.11%
  • Grade min
    17.662%
  • Distance climb
    877 ft
  • Distance down
    181 ft
  • Distance flat
    65 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:22
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:03
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Status:
on Jan 6, 2019
Snow Covered
Avg: 3 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • 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 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
  • Other Other
      Directions to kessel-run-31918 trailhead (53.555160, -113.436170)

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 6 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 170 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 901 rides
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      Oct 8, 2015 @ 2:50pm
      Oct 8, 2015
      Kessel Run, Edmonton

      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag t2868 (Jul 29, 2015 at 9:41)
       How long is this trail? I had to ask.
      [Reply]
      • + 2
      flag Dethphist (Aug 1, 2015 at 12:57)
       It says it's only 342m, it feels a LOT longer while you're on it due to the amount it doubles back
      [Reply]
      • + 5
      flag t2868 (Aug 4, 2015 at 14:04)
       I did it in twelve parsecs.
      [Reply]

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