3.0 miles
Distance
224 ft
Climb
-1,753 ft
Descent
00:31:55
Avg time

Spanky's Descent Details

  • Riding area
  • AKA
    Spankies
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC, DJ, RD
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge, Drop, Jump, Skinny
  • Global Ranking

Old school tech roots in a beautiful forest. Recently revamped section continue to improve this classic.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Spanky's Descent mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,529 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,527 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,059 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,056 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,527 ft
  • Grade max
    -52.694%
  • Grade min
    24.894%
  • Distance climb
    3,529 ft
  • Distance down
    2.2 miles
  • Distance flat
    538 ft
  • Avg time
    00:31:55
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Status:
on Sep 29, 2016
Avg: 3.25 (4 votes)

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Spanky's Descent Trail Reports

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Sep 29, 2016 @ 1:55pm
Sep 29, 2016
reporter THIS TRAIL IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. There has been a private purchase of some of the land on this trail, and the trail will not be opened...
Jun 26, 2016 @ 6:28pm
Jun 26, 2016
It was greasy!
Jun 11, 2016 @ 9:23pm
Jun 11, 2016
No trees down, thanks to everyone for clearing this, running good
Jun 10, 2016 @ 7:03am
Jun 10, 2016
Multiple trees down, river crossings out, trail so grown over in spots you can't even see where you are going. Trail needs some serious work.
Jun 7, 2016 @ 1:29pm
Jun 7, 2016
Two downed trees. Large in diameter, chainsaw needed to clear. One is near the top.
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May 22, 2016 @ 11:41am
May 22, 2016
Spanky's Descent, My City
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May 22, 2016 @ 11:39am
May 22, 2016
Spanky's Descent, My City
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Sep 20, 2015 @ 9:50pm
Sep 20, 2015
Spanky's Descent, Vernon
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Sep 20, 2015 @ 9:50pm
Sep 20, 2015
Spanky's Descent, Vernon

4 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag northshoredreamer (Jul 18, 2016 at 21:57)
 Anyone know how much of spankies goes through the 160 acres that just sold beside the switchback?
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  • + 1
flag RedRain32 (Jul 29, 2016 at 10:58)
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flag northshoredreamer (Jul 30, 2016 at 6:01)
 Cool, thanks for doing that. Looks to me like a trail could be put in just before the big hill down to the creek connecting over to silver star rd. And than maybe a climb back up to hammered cow/ my way or the highway to make a loop. Doesn't really look like a complete downhill trail is possible though.
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  • + 1
flag TurboH (Oct 21, 2016 at 19:03)
 Thanks for the overlay. Gets one thinking doesn't it ?
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Videos

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First time down Spanky's Descent
11:45 | 75 | Jul 23, 2016 , Vernon
A solo ride down spankies!
3:45 | 814 | Jun 27, 2012 , Vernon
Spankies GoPro edit
7:17 | 972 | Jun 11, 2011 , Vernon
Trail Clearing on Spanky's Decent
3:57 | 156 | May 22, 2015 , Vernon
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