13 miles
Distance
2,686 ft
Climb
-1,533 ft
Descent
01:57:41
Avg time

Little Elbow Details

  • Riding area
    Powderface
    Bragg Creek, Alberta
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Mixed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking

Wide track/road along the Little Elbow River, providing access to Romulus and Tombstone.

Access Info

Start from the Little Elbow trailhead, just south of Hwy 66 at the end of the pavement.

More Stats for Little Elbow mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    1,154 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,360 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,311 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,360 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,513 ft
  • Grade
    1.704%
  • Grade max
    -44.696%
  • Grade min
    29.606%
  • Distance climb
    9 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    417 ft
  • Avg time
    01:57:41
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Status:
on Jun 30, 2018
Variable
Avg: 3 (2 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to little-elbow trailhead (50.789050, -114.872230)
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Little Elbow Trail Reports

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Jun 30, 2018 @ 9:58am
Jun 30, 2018
Great ride. Trail is in good condition and the river is low with no problems crossing.
Sep 3, 2017 @ 9:17pm
Sep 3, 2017
In great shape, extremely dry. Recommend out and back on this trail, see report for big elbow.
Aug 8, 2017 @ 11:56am
Aug 8, 2017
Super smooth since repairs made to damage from 2013 floods. Bridge reinstalled on river crossing. Very fast and dry.
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Little Elbow, Calgary
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Jun 9, 2018 @ 2:18am
Jun 9, 2018
Little Elbow, Calgary

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Elbow Loop
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