3,233 ft
220 ft
-76 ft
Avg time

Lookout Trail Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
  • Season
    Late April to October
  • Ride in rain
  • Global Ranking

Quick Climb that takes you from the Spencer Access Road to a multiple downhill trails. This trail is steep but has been rerouted so that it is more rideable now. Follow the trail to the top of the ridge where you'll have a great view of the valley to the west. From there you can access, Recess, Maple Syrup, Spooky Pete's, and Flow Factory.

Access Info

From the Spencer parking lot, ride up the access road to the flat plateau. Otter Pop is to the right, Lookout Trail is to the left.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Lookout Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    143 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,619 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,779 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,630 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,773 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1,583 ft
  • Distance down
    713 ft
  • Distance flat
    937 ft
  • Avg time
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on Aug 31, 2016
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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Lookout Trail Trail Reports

Aug 31, 2016 @ 4:20pm
Aug 31, 2016
Mar 5, 2016 @ 9:30am
Mar 5, 2016
The single track from the road to the top of Spencer is clear. I did, however, ride around the rock garden, so that may have snow.
May 4, 2015 @ 5:06pm
May 4, 2015
Re-route up the climb is finished. Much better now!
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Apr 29, 2016 @ 6:29pm
Apr 29, 2016
Lookout Trail, Whitefish
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Apr 29, 2016 @ 6:28pm
Apr 29, 2016
Lookout Trail, Whitefish

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