2,967 ft
Distance
11 ft
Climb
-165 ft
Descent
00:05:53
Avg time

Knotty Flo Details

  • Riding Area
    Pass Powderkeg
    Blairmore, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    June to October
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #2616 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2012
  • Land Manager

One of several intermediate trails on the east side of Pass Powderkeg Ski Area in the mid elevation area between the water tower and the Dale Strandquist double-track trail. It runs close to the downhill flow trail, Berma-Grin, and crosses it twice.

The trail name is reminiscent of Florence Lassandro, who was involved in bootlegging liquor in Crowsnest Pass during prohibition, and was hanged for her part in the fatal shooting of a policeman.

Access Info

Trailhead: Vehicle parking is available by the Skills Park/Albert Stella Arena located at the bottom of the Pass Powderkeg ski hill.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Knotty Flo bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -153 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,432 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,586 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,585 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,432 ft
  • Grade max
    -18.518%
  • Grade min
    7.878%
  • Distance climb
    301 ft
  • Distance down
    2,271 ft
  • Distance flat
    396 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:53
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:16
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Status:
on Oct 4, 2017
Freeze/thaw Cycle
Avg: 5 (2 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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  • 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
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
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  • 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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      Knotty Flo Trail Reports

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      Oct 4, 2017 @ 5:32pm
      Oct 4, 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 4 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 5 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      All
      • 233 rides
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