4 miles
Distance
393 ft
Climb
-443 ft
Descent
00:24:27
Avg time

Sulphur Rim Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Grande Cache
    Grande Cache, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All season
  • Global Ranking
    #32222 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2017

This popular local trail is well-used by runners and bikers. It’s a forested trail that at times follows the rim of the Sulphur Canyon. This trail forms part of Leg 5 of the Canadian Death Race. The signed trailhead is on Hoppe Avenue, just before the Grande Cache Institution. (Info taken from Grande Cache Community website).

Access Info

Trailhead is just of the bottom of Hoppe Ave. near the jail.

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More Stats for Sulphur Rim Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -49 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,603 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,861 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,861 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,812 ft
  • Grade
    -0.241%
  • Grade max
    -46.234%
  • Grade min
    34.886%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,165 ft
  • Avg time
    00:24:27
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:07
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Status:
on Dec 3, 2017
Variable
Avg: 3.65 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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 sulphur-rim-trail trailhead (53.871910, -119.139960)
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Sulphur Rim Trail Trail Reports

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Dec 3, 2017 @ 12:47pm
Dec 3, 2017
May 15, 2017 @ 7:08pm
May 15, 2017
Lots of small sticks on sections of the trail.
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Photos

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Jun 4, 2018 @ 6:44pm
Jun 4, 2018
Sulphur Rim Trail, My City
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Jun 4, 2018 @ 6:44pm
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Sulphur Rim Trail, My City
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Apr 10, 2018 @ 6:11am
Apr 10, 2018
Sulphur Rim Trail, Grande Cache
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Apr 10, 2018 @ 6:10am
Apr 10, 2018
Sulphur Rim Trail, Grande Cache

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