1 miles
Distance
340 ft
Climb
-101 ft
Descent
00:13:32
Avg time

Reconnect Details

  • Riding Area
    West Bragg Creek
    Bragg Creek, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #12332 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2013
  • Land Manager
    Alberta Parks

This trail is typically used as a connector between Braggin Rights and Long Distance, as part of a short Braggin Rights - Reconnect - Long Distance loop. Merlin View is accessible at the junction of Braggin Rights and Reconnect, and has become an extremely popular option.

Access Info

Access is from any of Braggin Rights, Telephone Loop or Long Distance.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Reconnect bike trail
  • Altitude change
    239 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,956 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,209 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,970 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,209 ft
  • Grade
    4.429%
  • Grade max
    -16.64%
  • Grade min
    20.275%
  • Distance climb
    3,711 ft
  • Distance down
    1,645 ft
  • Distance flat
    39 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:32
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:59
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Status:
on Jan 4, 2019
Freeze/thaw Cycle
Avg: 3.2 (14 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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 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 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
  • Other Other
      Directions to reconnect trailhead (50.959030, -114.725330)
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      Reconnect Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jan 4, 2019 @ 10:58am
      Jan 4, 2019
      Icy but rideable.
      Dec 29, 2018 @ 11:20am
      Dec 29, 2018
      Dec 8, 2018 @ 7:18am
      Dec 8, 2018
      Nov 6, 2018 @ 8:20am
      Nov 6, 2018
      The light snow means that some of the roots are a bit slick, but good for fatbikes right now.
      Oct 24, 2018 @ 8:04am
      Oct 24, 2018
      There are icy/muddy spots (depending on time of day) on descent to Telephone Loop and very icy near intersection with Telephone Loop.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 7 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 356 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 3,796 rides
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      Trail Lists

      Routes with this trail

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      West Bragg June Ride Plan
      9 miles
      Northern Flow with Merlin
      9 miles
      Bragg EPIC with Special K
      37 miles
      Merlin-Reconnect-Long distance
      9 miles

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag ronboy (May 8, 2016 at 17:15)
       Good to go
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag KVaillant (Sep 28, 2017 at 21:45)
       Trail is in good dry condition.
      [Reply]

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