2,043 ft
Distance
144 ft
Climb
-165 ft
Descent
00:05:02
Avg time

Details

  • Riding Area
    Strathcona Science Park
    Edmonton, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking
    #44523 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    10 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Everyone's favorite ski hill switch backs... if they like a few good climbs.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Sunridge Switchbacks bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -21 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,053 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,148 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,148 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,127 ft
  • Grade
    -1.049%
  • Grade max
    -34.018%
  • Grade min
    37.627%
  • Distance climb
    958 ft
  • Distance down
    963 ft
  • Distance flat
    123 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:02
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:24
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Status:
on May 28, 2017
Dry
Avg: 2.5 (2 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 sunridge-switchbacks trailhead (53.567830, -113.370160)
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Sunridge Switchbacks Trail Reports

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May 28, 2017 @ 8:21pm
May 28, 2017
Jul 8, 2016 @ 11:56am
Jul 8, 2016
May 14, 2016 @ 12:01pm
May 14, 2016
Too grassy, need riders on this trail to clear it up.
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May 14, 2016 @ 12:07pm
May 14, 2016
Sunridge Switchbacks

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GoPro Sundrige Switchback May 14 2016
386 | May 17, 2016 , Edmonton
GoPro: Sunridge Switchbacks
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