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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
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 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
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • 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
      The best lift-access mountain biking in all of Minnesota with views of Lake Superior and the St. Louis River basin During the full summer schedule the lift operates Thursday-Sunday so get your gear together and RIDE ON!

      Our trails have received national accolades, the view of Lake Superior can't be beat, we offer cool locally brewed beers at the adjacent Riverside Bar & Grill, and when you're done biking for the day you can enjoy all of Duluth!
      Waseca Street Parking Area google parking directions
      Access Info:
      The Grand Avenue Chalet is the best location to park and access all of the mountain biking facilities. An alternate parking lot for mountain biking is located at the Adventure Park. Daily Tickets are available at either location. However, we strongly encourage folks to utilize the Grand Chalet location as it offers a better parking experience in addition to the amenities provided by the Riverside Bar & Grill.
      Bike Park Details
      • 4
      • 14
      • 5
      • 8
      • 5

      Region Status
      Caution as of 23 hours ago
      Day Ticket
      $35 USD
      Uplift Type
      Chair Lift
      Season start
      May 25
      Season end
      Oct 22

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #285
      State Ranking
      #3
      Trails (view details)
      40
      Trails Mountain Bike
      36
      Total Distance
      20 miles
      Total Descent
      7,635 ft
      Total Vertical
      600 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,282 ft
      Reports
      6,309
      Photos
      160
      Ridden Counter
      4,997

      Photos of Spirit Mountain Mountain Bike

      trail: Boot
      64 |
      Jul 27, 2019 @ 9:41pm
      Jul 27, 2019
      trail: Greenman
      27 |
      Jul 13, 2019 @ 11:13am
      Jul 13, 2019
      trail: Anvil
      44 |
      Jul 12, 2019 @ 9:47am
      Jul 12, 2019
      trail: Smorgasbord
      46 |
      Jul 12, 2019 @ 9:40am
      Jul 12, 2019

      Videos of Spirit Mountain Mountain Bike

      Friday Fails Submission
      0:08 | 85 | Oct 3, 2019
      Gopro Clip Submission
      trail: Greenman
      1:48 | 350 | Jun 14, 2018
      The Abominable Shredder
      3:08 | 8571 | Feb 20, 2018
      Spirit Mountain - Duluth, MN 2017
      3:37 | 344 | May 29, 2017

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Greenman
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 9:43am
      23 hours
      Wetjert SMBP Closed due to wetness
      Greenman Connection
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 9:43am
      23 hours
      Wetjert SMBP Closed due to wetness
      Calculated Risk
      Oct 16, 2019 @ 8:21am
      2 days
      Wetjert SMBP Closed due to wetness

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Wrecking Ball
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 9:43am
      23 hours
      Variablejert SMBP Open
      Candyland
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 9:43am
      23 hours
      Variablejert SMBP Open
      Upper All Weather Trail
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 8:44am
      1 days
      Variablejert SMBP Open
      Skills Park - Beginner Rock Line
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 8:42am
      1 days
      Variablejert SMBP Open - expect some wet spots but...
      Skills Park - Expert Jump Line
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 8:42am
      1 days
      Variablejert SMBP Open - expect some wet spots but...
      Skills Park - Intermediate B Line
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 8:42am
      1 days
      Variablejert SMBP Open - expect some wet spots but...
      Skills Park - Intermediate Jump Line
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 8:42am
      1 days
      Variablejert SMBP Open - expect some wet spots but...
      Smorgasbord
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 8:42am
      1 days
      Variablejert SMBP Open - expect some wet spots but...
      Spirit Mtn (Duluth Traverse)
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 8:42am
      1 days
      Variablejert SMBP Open - expect some wet spots but...
      Blaster
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 8:42am
      1 days
      Variablejert SMBP Open - expect some wet spots but...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1163564jertaddreportBlaster and 21 more
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 8:42am
      1 days
      user #1163564jertaddreportAnvil and 32 more
      Oct 16, 2019 @ 8:16am
      2 days
      user #936829namdoogttamaddreportKingsbury (Duluth Traverse) and 1 more
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 11:20am
      Oct 10, 2019
      user #575942teleturn2addreportAccess Road and 33 more
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 7:56am
      Oct 6, 2019
      user #1163564jertaddreportAccess Road and 33 more
      Oct 4, 2019 @ 8:46am
      Oct 4, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1726246TrailKittrailLower All Weather TrailVery scenic but very loose gravel. Easy ride...
      Jul 3, 2019 @ 3:30pm
      Jul 3, 2019
      user #936829namdoogttamtrailUpper All Weather TrailSuper cool little tour of the Spirit Mountain...
      Jun 25, 2019 @ 2:14pm
      Jun 25, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Mission Creek 4 6 23.8 km
      Piedmont & Brewer 8 8 8 64.6 km
      Mont du Lac 1 3 15.2 km
      Jay Cooke State Park 3 16.4 km
      Chester Park Area 29.3 km

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