1,596 ft
Distance
16 ft
Climb
-136 ft
Descent
00:01:50
Avg time

Laundry Chutes Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Canmore Nordic Centre
    Canmore, Alberta
  • AKA
    Sunlight Laundry chutes
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Season
    May-Oct
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #17868 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2010
  • Land Manager

Switchback downhill with a couple of features to keep you on your toes.

Access Info

Access off Rundle trail past the entrance to EKG. Dumps you out on one of the many Olympic XC ski trails.

More Stats for Laundry Chutes bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -121 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,851 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,988 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,972 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,851 ft
  • Grade
    -7.557%
  • Grade max
    -21.734%
  • Grade min
    8.573%
  • Distance climb
    228 ft
  • Distance down
    1,231 ft
  • Distance flat
    73 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:50
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:35
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Status:
on Jun 28, 2019
Wet
Avg: 4 (3 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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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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
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      Laundry Chutes Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 28, 2019 @ 8:45pm
      Jun 28, 2019
      Aug 27, 2018 @ 12:44pm
      Aug 27, 2018
      A bit soft from new dirt added
      Aug 24, 2018 @ 9:51am
      Aug 24, 2018
      Don't worry about any challenges on this trail anymore. It's been manicured like so many trails at CNC so anybody should be able to ride it....
      Jul 6, 2017 @ 12:34pm
      Jul 6, 2017
      Sep 20, 2015 @ 8:31am
      Sep 20, 2015
      Overall, very good conditions at CNC.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 197 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 573 rides
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      Photos

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      Routes with this trail

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      7 miles
      Grizzly MTB Marathon - Leg 4
      4 miles

      Trail Products

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag binthefreerider (Aug 28, 2018 at 10:08)
       pretty good!!!!
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag Claireandheryeti (Aug 3, 2019 at 19:30)
       Short but sweet, couple of tricky drops but nothing you don't see coming and can't walk around. One of my favourites!
      [Reply]

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