2,814 ft
Distance
66 ft
Climb
-59 ft
Descent
00:00:55
Avg time

Kettle Loop Details

  • Riding Area
    Cranbrook Community Forest
    Cranbrook, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #37416 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Kettle Loop surrounds the Kettle lake of a small wetland, grasslands, a lake and forest popular for bird watching, wildlife viewing, hiking, biking, jogging and dog walking. The trail starts at the Kettle Lake parking area. This interpretative trail provides an easy walk around this lively area. Take the "guided tour"through the stations along the trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Kettle Loop bike trail
  • Altitude change
    7 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,324 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,353 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,345 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,353 ft
  • Grade
    0.257%
  • Grade max
    -12.635%
  • Grade min
    13.928%
  • Distance climb
    1,220 ft
  • Distance down
    849 ft
  • Distance flat
    746 ft
  • Avg time
    00:00:55
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:56
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Status:
on Dec 5, 2018
Snow Packed
Avg: 3 (1 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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 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
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      Kettle Loop Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 14 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
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      • 151 rides
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      Photos

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      94 |
      May 4, 2016 @ 4:31pm
      May 4, 2016
      Kettle Loop, My City

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      2016 Singletrack 6 - Louis Garneau Stage 3: Cranbrook race
      26 miles
      Six In The Stix Mountain Bike Race-Cranbrook BC race
      8 miles

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