2,502 ft
Distance
69 ft
Climb
-47 ft
Descent
00:04:18
Avg time

Moonraker Details

  • Riding Area
    Gold Bar/Capilano Park
    Edmonton, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #1591 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Nothing too crazy with this trail, no major ups or downs. Tighter turns but still fairly fast, and smelly. A nice connector for Gold Digger.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Moonraker bike trail
  • Altitude change
    22 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,051 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,091 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,051 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,073 ft
  • Grade
    0.873%
  • Grade max
    -9.544%
  • Grade min
    20.775%
  • Distance climb
    1,051 ft
  • Distance down
    1,019 ft
  • Distance flat
    432 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:18
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:43
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Status:
on Jan 13, 2019
Snow Packed
Avg: 4.15 (7 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
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  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
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  • > 6 months
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  • Both Directions
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  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • 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
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  • 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
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      Moonraker Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 2:19pm
      Jan 13, 2019
      Perfect winter conditions, the odd icy section.
      Jan 6, 2019 @ 11:08am
      Jan 6, 2019
      Fresh snow from 48 hrs ago still loose. Good snowpack underneath.
      Dec 24, 2018 @ 2:35pm
      Dec 24, 2018
      Good winter conditions.
      Dec 24, 2018 @ 7:26am
      Dec 24, 2018
      Dec 22, 2018 @ 11:24am
      Dec 22, 2018
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 11 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 578 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 4,911 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      11 |
      Oct 22, 2018 @ 2:05pm
      Oct 22, 2018
      Moonraker, My City
      81 |
      Jan 14, 2018 @ 10:52am
      Jan 14, 2018
      Moonraker, Edmonton
      53 |
      Jan 14, 2018 @ 10:52am
      Jan 14, 2018
      Moonraker, Edmonton
      37 |
      Jul 17, 2017 @ 6:16pm
      Jul 17, 2017
      Moonraker, Edmonton

      Routes with this trail

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      5 miles
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      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag redstump (May 3, 2016 at 14:06)
       Gold Digger's younger sibling. Needs to be ridden.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag pedaljunkie2000 (May 30, 2016 at 17:44)
       I was out on Sunday, the rain really helped out. She's looking pretty good and it'll only get better!
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag MLeier (Oct 15, 2017 at 23:30)
       Easy blue. Short too. Fun!
      [Reply]

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