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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
ContributeDetails
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  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
      Mt. Swansea has a good network of intermediate to advanced DH trails that are accessable via shuttle or by pedaling the grueling uptrack.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Upper Parking google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 7
      • 8
      • 3

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      22
      Trails Mountain Bike
      20
      Trails E-Bike
      19
      Trails Hike
      11
      Trails Trail Running
      11
      Trails Snowshoe
      6
      Total Distance
      18 miles
      Total Descent
      9,422 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,460 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      5,676 ft
      Reports
      726
      Photos
      159
      Ridden Counter
      4,601

      Photos of Swansea Mountain Recreation Site Mountain Bike

      trail: Hula Girl
      246 |
      Apr 22, 2017 @ 5:15pm
      Apr 22, 2017
      trail: Hula Girl
      544 |
      Nov 5, 2015 @ 5:56pm
      Nov 5, 2015
      | 1 comments
      trail: Hula Girl
      436 |
      Oct 21, 2013 @ 3:14pm
      Oct 21, 2013

      Videos of Swansea Mountain Recreation Site Mountain Bike

      UP TO HERE-COHEN JOHNS
      12:01 | 34 | Feb 26, 2020
      The Return to Swantanamo Bay 2019
      trail: Washed Up
      1:00 | 182 | May 2, 2019
      Swans Laps
      6:13 | 252 | Jan 3, 2019
      Jake goes OTB on Meat Grinder
      3:50 | 237 | Nov 24, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Mt. Swansea Road
      May 16, 2020 @ 6:44pm
      May 16, 2020
      DryAidan2600Closed to vehicle traffic. New gate...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Steeps
      May 28, 2020 @ 9:39am
      2 hours
      Idealwill2rideAll clear. A bit dry and loose, but it's...
      Booty Call
      May 28, 2020 @ 9:37am
      3 hours
      Idealwill2rideNo trees, no snow. It's gtg!
      Swansea Trail (Upper)
      May 23, 2020 @ 7:57am
      May 23, 2020
      VariableNeachdainn CVCS
      Steep Option 2
      May 23, 2020 @ 7:57am
      May 23, 2020
      IdealNeachdainn CVCS
      South Ridge Trail
      May 23, 2020 @ 7:57am
      May 23, 2020
      IdealNeachdainn CVCS
      South Park
      May 23, 2020 @ 7:57am
      May 23, 2020
      IdealNeachdainn CVCS
      Hula Girl
      May 23, 2020 @ 7:57am
      May 23, 2020
      IdealNeachdainn CVCS
      Step Up
      May 23, 2020 @ 7:57am
      May 23, 2020
      IdealNeachdainn CVCS
      Beyond Beef
      May 23, 2020 @ 7:57am
      May 23, 2020
      IdealNeachdainn CVCS
      Meat Grinder
      May 23, 2020 @ 7:57am
      May 23, 2020
      IdealNeachdainn CVCS

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #800568will2rideaddreportBooty Call and 1 more
      May 28, 2020 @ 9:38am
      2 hours
      user #800568will2rideaddvideoSwansea Tech? Its Loose! and 2 more
      May 28, 2020 @ 9:35am
      3 hours
      user #252742TneaultupdatetrailChic-n-Chuck and 2 more
      May 27, 2020 @ 10:28am
      1 days
      user #252742TneaultaddvideoChic-n-Chuck and 2 more
      May 27, 2020 @ 9:39am
      1 days
      user #2183868ChrisMoreriddentrailSwansea Trail (Lower) and 2 more
      May 26, 2020 @ 4:11pm
      2 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1216995mtnrangertrailSouth ParkAmazing trail... Long and flowy, minimal...
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 7:11am
      Oct 15, 2019
      user #105347scchamreportMeat GrinderFYI. I was not shortcutting the trail
      Sep 14, 2019 @ 4:48pm
      Sep 14, 2019
      user #252742TneaultreportMeat GrinderThis is the old telegraph cable. I’m...
      Sep 7, 2019 @ 8:12pm
      Sep 7, 2019
      user #195897DMaltrailSouth ParkThis trail is awesome! I normally steer away...
      Jun 12, 2019 @ 7:28am
      Jun 12, 2019
      user #1393242DhelitetrailSwansea Trail (Upper)April 05-2019 tons of snow and avalanche damage.
      Apr 6, 2019 @ 7:23am
      Apr 6, 2019

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      namedistance
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      Lillian Lake 4 11 55.7 km
      Old Coach 4 56.1 km
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