2 miles
Distance
1,720 ft
Climb
-903 ft
Descent
00:56:18
Avg time

Details

  • Riding area
    Jasper National Park
    Jasper, Alberta
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    May - Oct
  • eBike Allowed
    No
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager

A steep gravel road that leads to the stunning Palisades Lookout, the long uninspiring climb is absolutely worth the view from the top.

Access Info

Start at Parking Lot 7 (Pyramid Island) and follow Trail 16 (Pyramid Fire Road) until it you reach the junction.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Trail 16a - Palisades Lookout mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    817 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,380 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,544 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,380 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,197 ft
  • Grade
    7.627%
  • Grade max
    -141.718%
  • Grade min
    59.601%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    3,055 ft
  • Distance flat
    177 ft
  • Avg time
    00:56:18
  • Avg reverse time
    00:23:36
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Status:
Avg: 3.65 (5 votes)

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Trail 16a - Palisades Lookout

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