1 miles
Distance
113 ft
Climb
-549 ft
Descent
00:09:49
Avg time

New Johnny's Trail Details

  • Riding area
    Canmore Townsite
    Canmore, Alberta
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking

Re-routed after the 2013 floods, this great descent from the Montane Trail flows nicely down to the stables. Initially in descent it follows Stoneworks creek for a distance, then the new trail turns right (old trail blocked) then slowly climbs onto a ridge overlooking the creek (passing the unsigned Montane Glades trail). It travels well before a long and partially bermed descent to the creek. It crosses the creek at the Stone Works sign, then gently climbs up to Douglas Fir.

There is an escape to the road, but most people will connect up to Montane cutoff or the Douglas Fir Trail.

It is a reasonable climb from the stables to the Montane, but the trail flows best downhill.

Access Info

From the Montane trail at Stoneworks Creek, from the stables on the 1a, from the Montane Glades trail (easiest) or Douglas Fir bench.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for New Johnny's Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -436 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,468 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,971 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,971 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,535 ft
  • Grade
    -6.413%
  • Grade max
    -21.591%
  • Grade min
    20.272%
  • Distance climb
    1,093 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    413 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:49
  • Avg reverse time
    00:16:13
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Status:
on May 21, 2017
Dry
Avg: 3.65 (3 votes)

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New Johnny's Trail Trail Reports

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May 21, 2017 @ 5:59pm
May 21, 2017
Dry and fast
May 19, 2017 @ 10:51am
May 19, 2017
That small muddy patch still persists! Otherwise dry.
May 6, 2017 @ 2:56pm
May 6, 2017
One small muddy patch but otherwise dry.
May 6, 2017 @ 2:56pm
May 6, 2017
Just one small muddy patch in the new section through the woods. Otherwise dry.
May 6, 2017 @ 2:56pm
May 6, 2017
Just one small muddy patch in the new section through the woods. Otherwise dry.
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Aug 19, 2017 @ 8:02am
Aug 19, 2017
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New Johnny's Trail, My City
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Aug 18, 2017 @ 3:09pm
Aug 18, 2017
New Johnny's Trail, My City

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