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Ross Lake Professional Review and Guide
"A sweet mountain singletrack winds from Lake Louise across Kicking Horse Pass on the Continental Divide to Ross Lake. The lake is a pretty little tarn set at the foot of Narao Peak in Yoho National Park. The trail was opened in 1997 on a trail basis after extensive lobbying by local riders, the agreement specifies lack of user conflicts and rider maintenance of the trail as conditions. This is a valley bottom ride but several viewpoints look out over the peaks of the Bow Valley and Kicking Horse Pass."
--Doug Eastcott, Backcountry Biking in the Canadian Rockies (Rocky Mountain Books).
The net elevation gain on this trail is deceiving because there are a lot of climbs and descents along the whole length. It is challenging because of the rocks and roots along the trail, especially on some of the steeper desdents. Not a trail to be taken lightly, it can be a bit tricky for the novice rider. Not too many open views of the valley below, but when there are, they are spectacular!
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