2 miles
Distance
95 ft
Climb
-128 ft
Descent
00:15:12
Avg time

Waxwing Details

  • Riding Area
    South Bear Creek Trails
    Grande Prairie, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #57446 in Mountain Biking

Doubletrack trail part of South Bear Creek Trails

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More Stats for Waxwing bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -33 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,070 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,126 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,116 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,083 ft
  • Grade
    -0.269%
  • Grade max
    -9.552%
  • Grade min
    9.655%
  • Distance climb
    3,754 ft
  • Distance down
    4,379 ft
  • Distance flat
    3,761 ft
  • Avg time
    00:15:12
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:46
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Status:
on Aug 6, 2018
Dry
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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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  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • 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
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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Directions to waxwing trailhead (55.129750, -118.795320)
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Waxwing Trail Reports

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Aug 6, 2018 @ 12:06pm
Aug 6, 2018
3 fallen trees east of the bridge in the middle. One is kinda blind. Heading down the hill before the “pond” by the treatment plant. Lots of...
Jun 4, 2018 @ 7:01am
Jun 4, 2018
The large fallen trees that were previously blocking the trail have now been removed. There is another new smaller tree across the trail now, but...
May 21, 2018 @ 8:56am
May 21, 2018
Large tree down across trail, blocking trail. Actually two large trees down across the trail Both close to the end near 68 Avenue
May 4, 2018 @ 6:04pm
May 4, 2018
This was all pretty good today. The short stretches that usually have mud are the same and a few other spots are still soggy, but you can just...
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag supermrgolf (May 28, 2017 at 10:33)
 Some pretty wet low spots
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