Moose Packers Details
Riding areaStation Flats / Allen Bill
Bragg Creek, Alberta
Bike typeAM, XC
Climb DifficultyBlack Diamond
SeasonJune - November
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This old horse packer's trail links the road and trails on Moose Mountain with the road and trails from West Bragg and Station Flats. A number of tight, steep switchbacks throw in some technical challenge in either direction. It makes for a rip-roaring descent; just watch out and yield to other trail users.
Moose Packers drops you straight into the Ridgeback trail at the foot of the hill (by the Shell valve site). Both trails are maintained by the Calgary Mountain Bike Alliance.
The awesome Moose Packers loop begins at Station Flats, and then goes: Sulphur Springs, Pneuma, Moose Packers, Ridgeback R4, R3, R2, R1.
From the top, access is by the Kananaskis Fire Lookout trail or Pneuma. From the bottom, you can get there from Ridgeback, Snakes & Ladders, or the access road from West Bragg Creek.
Local Trail Association
More Stats for Moose Packers mountain bike trail
Altitude change-913 ft
Altitude min5,321 ft
Altitude max6,427 ft
Altitude start6,234 ft
Altitude end5,321 ft
Distance climb1,516 ft
Distance down1 miles
Avg reverse time00:35:37
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- Snow Packed
- Snow Covered
- Freeze/thaw Cycle
- Prevalent Mud
- Very Dry
Moose Packers Trail Reports
Oct 20, 2017 @ 7:00amOct 20, 2017
|reporter Downed trees removed on Oct 19. Damp at the top, tacky towards the bottom. Braaaap!|
Sep 18, 2017 @ 7:10amSep 18, 2017
Aug 7, 2017 @ 7:15pmAug 7, 2017
Jul 17, 2017 @ 3:01pmJul 17, 2017
|Perfect. Dry and quick.|
Jun 26, 2017 @ 8:12amJun 26, 2017
|One felled tree at the base (very bottom of the mountain) Requires chainsaw....or Danny|
2018 Shred List75 trails
Routes with this trail
|Moosepackers Loop||15 miles|
|Ridgepackers Shaft Guy 7-27 Loop||19 miles|
|Banded Peak Challenge 2016||10 miles|
|Pain train||31 miles|
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