5,184 ft
Distance
188 ft
Climb
-79 ft
Descent
00:12:59
Avg time

Details

  • Riding Area
    Pyramid Bench
    Jasper, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    May - Oct
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager

Trail starts out easy at the parking lot growing more technical as you progress with several stretched of very technical roots and rocks in flat sections.. Several great views and good wildlife watching potential near the lakes

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Trail 8 (Cottonwood Slough) bike trail
  • Altitude change
    109 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,675 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,841 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,675 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,784 ft
  • Grade
    2.109%
  • Grade max
    -14.155%
  • Grade min
    17.179%
  • Distance climb
    2,648 ft
  • Distance down
    1,522 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,014 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:59
  • Avg reverse time
    00:10:09
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Status:
on May 24, 2018
Prevalent Mud
Avg: 2.7 (7 votes)

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Activity Type
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to trail-8-cottonwood-slough trailhead (52.892300, -118.091490)
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Trail 8... Trail Reports

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May 24, 2018 @ 10:13pm
May 24, 2018
May 24, 2018 @ 10:13pm
May 24, 2018
Jan 13, 2018 @ 7:01am
Jan 13, 2018
May 15, 2016 @ 10:22am
May 15, 2016
reporter dry and clear, back side of trail 8 has several trees down
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May 31, 2017 @ 6:58pm
May 31, 2017
Trail 8 (Cottonwood Slough)

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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 0
flag seawolves (May 24, 2018 at 22:11)
 Pretty muddy today. Might end up ruining the trail if we don’t wait for it to dry out.
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  • + 0
flag Jjfullerton (Aug 6, 2018 at 18:27)
 Very tough trial to ride - lots of roots . Would not recommend
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