2,243 ft
Distance
33 ft
Climb
-135 ft
Descent
00:05:02
Avg time

Middle Earth Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Grande Cache
    , Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #28229 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 55 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

This trail is a diamond in the rough. No views of the surrounding hills, but lots of moss, some big old spruce trees, and tight winding trails.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Middle Earth mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -102 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,727 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,829 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,829 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,727 ft
  • Grade
    -4.536%
  • Grade max
    -19.055%
  • Grade min
    14.118%
  • Distance climb
    544 ft
  • Distance down
    1,399 ft
  • Distance flat
    300 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:02
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Status:
on Nov 10, 2017
Snow Covered
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 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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Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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Max Vehicle Width
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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
  • Ideal
  • 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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      Middle Earth Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Nov 10, 2017 @ 1:12pm
      Nov 10, 2017
      Nov 2, 2017 @ 3:38pm
      Nov 2, 2017
      Oct 30, 2017 @ 4:36am
      Oct 30, 2017
      Trail is complete. Follow ribbons
      May 29, 2017 @ 11:38am
      May 29, 2017
      Trail end is tough. Follow ribbons to get out or reverse direction.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      6 Months
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      • 42 rides
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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag seamlyon (May 26, 2017 at 21:33)
       Webster, this trail isn't finished!
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