1 miles
Distance
298 ft
Climb
-191 ft
Descent
00:13:37
Avg time

Long Road to Ruin Details

  • Riding Area
    Canmore Nordic Centre
    Canmore, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #860

Great connector trail at the lower portion of the Nordic Centre. Typically a flow trail with built up berms and benched side hills. A little bit 'rooty' in a few sections. Rides well in both directions.

More Stats for Long Road to Ruin bike trail
  • Altitude change
    107 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,489 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,602 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,495 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,602 ft
  • Grade
    1.907%
  • Grade max
    -19.045%
  • Grade min
    24.341%
  • Distance climb
    2,547 ft
  • Distance down
    2,798 ft
  • Distance flat
    248 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:37
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:10
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Status:
on Oct 25, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.5 (6 votes)

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Activity Type
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to long-road-to-ruin trailhead (51.106008, -115.393776)
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Long Road to Ruin Trail Reports

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Oct 25, 2018 @ 11:37am
Oct 25, 2018
Good
Sep 26, 2018 @ 8:05am
Sep 26, 2018
Tree down, about 500m after the split from artistic merit.
May 20, 2018 @ 12:35pm
May 20, 2018
Apr 28, 2018 @ 8:37am
Apr 28, 2018
90% dry, 10% tacky [from FB]
Oct 21, 2017 @ 12:44pm
Oct 21, 2017
A few puddles, mostly soft tacky goodness.
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Sep 26, 2018 @ 8:05am
Sep 26, 2018
Long Road to Ruin, My City
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Sep 26, 2018 @ 8:05am
Sep 26, 2018
Long Road to Ruin, My City

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Alain going downhill in Long Road to Ruin Trail
375 | Jan 15, 2015 , Canmore
Long Road to Ruin Trail in Canmore Nordic Centre
1:46 | 451 | Sep 8, 2014 , Canmore
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