2 miles
Distance
495 ft
Climb
-492 ft
Descent
00:53:26
Avg time

Details

  • Riding Area
    Pyramid Bench
    Jasper, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Extreme
  • Season
    Apr - Oct
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #12878 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

Arguably the most technical of Jasper's Wildland trails with very steep technical climbs that seem to last forever, technical descents, rocky ridge sections and some options for drops ~1m.

Access Info

Access via Trail 3, Trail 3b, or Fire Escape

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Trail 3h (Magic Ridge) bike trail
  • Altitude change
    3 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,999 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,286 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,999 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,002 ft
  • Grade
    0.02%
  • Grade max
    -21.619%
  • Grade min
    29.194%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,207 ft
  • Avg time
    00:53:26
  • Avg reverse time
    00:50:00
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Status:
on Aug 4, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.75 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
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Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • 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 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
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      Trail 3h (Magic... Trail Reports

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      Aug 4, 2018 @ 10:07am
      Aug 4, 2018
      Many downed trees. Mud nearly impassable without getting feet muddy
      Jul 16, 2018 @ 6:04pm
      Jul 16, 2018
      A few trees down here and there. A bit of mud near the lake, but able to walk the bike without getting any booters.
      Jul 9, 2018 @ 12:24pm
      Jul 9, 2018
      First climbs went well but the area by the lake was impassable. I was in shin deep mud trying to find away around it before pulling the plug.
      Jun 25, 2018 @ 12:51pm
      Jun 25, 2018
      reporter Some boggy soft spots beside the lake section and a few bigger trees down after the first techy climb/decent.
      Aug 25, 2017 @ 8:34pm
      Aug 25, 2017
      Multiple trees down following windstorm earlier in the week.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 10 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
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      • 80 rides
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      Photos

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      Jul 22, 2017 @ 11:33am
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      Jul 5, 2015 @ 12:30am
      Jul 5, 2015
      Trail 3h (Magic Ridge)

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