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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Beginner and intermediate single track that winds through a mixture of ponderosa pines and boulder outcroppings, with one new double-diamond rock drop feature Spectacular valley views can be found from upper trails like West Side Story. Many new trails were recently funded by Hail the Trail, with even more yet to come.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: No
      AKA: The Pines (EP)
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      The corner of Iron Springs Rd. and Granite Basin Rd. A new trail head will be built at Iron Springs road and Spence Springs road in 2018.
      Region Details
      • 1
      • 1
      • 5
      • 13
      • 4

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 days ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #622
      State Ranking
      #17
      Trails (view details)
      24
      Trails Mountain Bike
      24
      Trails Hike
      24
      Trails Trail Running
      24
      Total Distance
      25 miles
      Total Descent
      2,851 ft
      Total Vertical
      711 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,264 ft
      Reports
      124
      Photos
      44
      Ridden Counter
      3,069

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 6 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 29 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance

      Photos of Spence Basin Mountain Bike

      trail: Russ T Fender
      4 |
      Sep 28, 2019 @ 12:26pm
      Sep 28, 2019
      trail: Willow Creek
      7 |
      Sep 28, 2019 @ 12:25pm
      Sep 28, 2019
      trail: Noodle
      10 |
      Sep 16, 2019 @ 10:31am
      Sep 16, 2019
      trail: Noodle
      10 |
      Sep 16, 2019 @ 10:31am
      Sep 16, 2019

      Videos of Spence Basin Mountain Bike

      8 to 80 group trail ride down Happy Ending
      1:00 | 18 | Aug 5, 2019
      And even more Skyline
      trail: Skyline
      4:50 | 58 | Aug 4, 2015
      More Skyline
      trail: Skyline
      8:04 | 39 | Aug 4, 2015
      Some Skyline
      trail: Skyline
      12:39 | 54 | Aug 4, 2015

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1958514StromboliwishlisttrailBLM and 18 more
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 6:22pm
      8 hours
      user #1510637CalebCaddkarmaSpence Basin
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 4:05pm
      1 days
      user #1232064bbiggsaddreportTatanka and 1 more
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 2:57pm
      1 days
      user #1524361CBradaddtrailSideshow to Sante Fe Connector
      Oct 18, 2019 @ 3:49pm
      2 days
      user #985948JimmyWingnutriddentrailNoodle and 7 more
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 3:09pm
      Oct 12, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1733976ScrebnertrailVistaNice trail for beginners with a bit of...
      Jul 28, 2019 @ 3:55pm
      Jul 28, 2019
      user #1587156PatagoniabeardtrailRocky TopThis might be a black diamond. There's a lot...
      Jul 19, 2018 @ 8:46pm
      Jul 19, 2018
      user #1246006Rynomx785trailLloyd's DropI just re-submitted the description.
      Jun 21, 2018 @ 12:52pm
      Jun 21, 2018
      user #1246006Rynomx785trailLloyd's DropI submitted the description for the trail and...
      Jun 21, 2018 @ 12:47pm
      Jun 21, 2018
      user #1089364rhehlentrailLloyd's DropIf you can't ride the drop, turn around and go...
      Jun 17, 2018 @ 11:50am
      Jun 17, 2018

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Thumb Butte 3 24 72.1 km
      Granite Basin 2 5 12.6 km
      Brownlow / Pioneer Park 8 175 km
      Storm Trails6.1 km
      Goldwater Lakes 5 9 1 17.4 km

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