2,195 ft
Distance
43 ft
Climb
-101 ft
Descent
00:03:50
Avg time

The Trap Details

  • Riding Area
    Mill Creek Ravine
    Edmonton, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #811 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

One of the most fun sections of trail in Mill Creek, the Trap has punchy climbs, a combination of tight/tricky and flowy corners, plus a little mini-feature to spice things up.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for The Trap bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -58 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,105 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,174 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,164 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,105 ft
  • Grade
    -2.657%
  • Grade max
    -27.616%
  • Grade min
    20.405%
  • Distance climb
    740 ft
  • Distance down
    1,159 ft
  • Distance flat
    295 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:50
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:30
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Status:
on Dec 6, 2018
Snow Packed
Avg: 4.75 (8 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
LEGEND
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 the-trap trailhead (53.529020, -113.475970)
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The Trap Trail Reports

datedescription
Dec 6, 2018 @ 10:23am
Dec 6, 2018
No tree down, just snow.
Oct 30, 2018 @ 5:50pm
Oct 30, 2018
Tree still down
Aug 6, 2018 @ 7:57am
Aug 6, 2018
Jul 31, 2018 @ 4:03pm
Jul 31, 2018
The tree is still there...
Jul 25, 2018 @ 3:07pm
Jul 25, 2018
Tree down on trail.
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Photos

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May 18, 2018 @ 1:43pm
May 18, 2018
The Trap, Edmonton
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May 18, 2018 @ 1:43pm
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The Trap, Edmonton
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Apr 22, 2016 @ 10:49pm
Apr 22, 2016
The Trap, Edmonton
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Apr 22, 2016 @ 10:36pm
Apr 22, 2016
| 1 comments The Trap, Edmonton

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag jwyounk (Dec 2, 2017 at 12:39)
 Spicey!
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