1.0 mile
Distance
272 ft
Climb
00:14:25
Avg time

Reconnect Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    West Bragg Creek
    Bragg Creek, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #1178 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #3392 in E-Biking
    • #7402 in Trail Running
    • #18659 in Hiking
    • #592 in Horseback
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in E-Biking
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking
    • 95 in Horseback
  • 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.

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More Stats for Reconnect bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    272 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,960 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,232 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,960 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,233 ft
  • Grade
    5%
  • Grade max
    -0.4%
  • Grade min
    23.3%
  • Distance climb
    5,190 ft
  • Distance down
    164 ft
  • Distance flat
    43 ft
  • Avg time
    00:14:25
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:54
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Status:
on May 2, 2022
Variable
Avg: 3.3 (23 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Reconnect Trail Reports

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      May 2, 2022 @ 11:01am
      May 2, 2022
      Some small snow patches near Long Distance. The Telephone Loop crossing is still quite icy. Still rideable
      Apr 17, 2022 @ 6:34pm
      Apr 17, 2022
      Variable with all of: dry, moist, muddy, wet, packed snow, loose snow. The muddy sections were mostly very short with a couple of lengthier bits...
      Feb 9, 2022 @ 5:07pm
      Feb 9, 2022
      Feb 3, 2022 @ 8:44am
      Feb 3, 2022
      Dec 18, 2021 @ 12:14pm
      Dec 18, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 64 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 368 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 6,927 rides
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      Sep 21, 2020 @ 8:30pm
      Sep 21, 2020
      46 |
      Sep 21, 2020 @ 8:30pm
      Sep 21, 2020

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      2 Reviews & Comments

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





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