4,890 ft
Distance
213 ft
Climb
-120 ft
Descent
00:07:03
Avg time

Riverside Access Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Forest Heights
    Edmonton, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Paved Path
  • Bike Type
    XC, RD
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in Trail Running
    • 70 in Hiking

The paved option linking Rowland Rd & McNally with the Capilano Bridge.

If westbound, be prepared to climb when you see the elevated green of the 14th hole on the golf course.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Riverside Access mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    93 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,065 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,165 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,065 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,159 ft
  • Grade
    1.904%
  • Grade max
    -13.666%
  • Grade min
    28.456%
  • Distance climb
    2,612 ft
  • Distance down
    2,239 ft
  • Distance flat
    40 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:03
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:01
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Status:
on Aug 1, 2020
Dry
Avg: 2 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 80%
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  • 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

  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Riverside Access Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 2:14pm
      Aug 1, 2020
      Jul 30, 2020 @ 1:22am
      Jul 30, 2020
      Major erosion. parts of the trail were starting the slump into the river. city had the trail closed.
      Jun 12, 2020 @ 4:08pm
      Jun 12, 2020
      The single track next to the MUP has slumped about halfway between Capilano Bridge and Riverside Trail.
      Apr 4, 2020 @ 8:38pm
      Apr 4, 2020
      Apr 3, 2020 @ 7:14pm
      Apr 3, 2020
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 40 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 964 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 5,090 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      4 |
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 2:14pm
      Aug 1, 2020

      Routes with this trail

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      titleratingdistance
      H2H (2018) - Black
      26 miles
      H2H Green (2019) v2.0
      24 miles
      Mixed Ride
      11 miles
      H2H (2018) - Green
      17 miles

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      Alain in Riverside River Trail
      426 | Oct 23, 2015 , Edmonton
      Alain and Rodel in Riverside Access
      431 | Jan 22, 2015 , Edmonton
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