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

Middle Earth Details

  • Riding Area
    Grande Cache
    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
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 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.

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More Stats for Middle Earth 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
  • 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 intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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
  • 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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      Middle Earth Trail Reports

      datedescription
      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

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 2 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      All
      • 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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