2 miles
Distance
231 ft
Climb
-1,746 ft
Descent
00:26:10
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of 173 to Summit Springs Trail

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Siouxon Area
    Trout Lake, Washington
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Spring, Summer, Fall
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #5505 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Here's a great video describing the trail, courtesy of Josef Hoffman:

https://youtu.be/_7Xiauo_OWs

Local Trail Association
More Stats for 173 to Summit Springs mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,514 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,445 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,063 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,063 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,549 ft
  • Grade
    -12.378%
  • Grade max
    -51.686%
  • Grade min
    55.407%
  • Distance climb
    1,817 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    225 ft
  • Avg time
    00:26:10
  • Avg reverse time
    01:21:21
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Status:
on Jun 23, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 4.65 (6 votes)

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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
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
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  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
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Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Photos
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  • Videos
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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
      Directions to 173-to-summit-springs trailhead (45.810278, -122.208712)
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      173 to Summit... Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 23, 2020 @ 5:50pm
      Jun 23, 2020
      Mar 4, 2020 @ 10:19pm
      Mar 4, 2020
      Snow covering the upper portion too deep to ride through. A bunch of sketchy trees in the trail towards the middle. Bottom is pretty great!!...
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 9:53pm
      Oct 12, 2019
      Leafy and loose in spots but well brushed.
      Jun 3, 2019 @ 12:51pm
      Jun 3, 2019
      Trail has been brushed out, so thanks to whoever did that. The small "Deer trail" that forks to the left is INCREDIBLY steep and crazy, but some...
      May 6, 2019 @ 10:06am
      May 6, 2019
      All clear, lower part little overgrown. Fire road at top needs a sweeping.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 4 rides
      • 5 miles avg distance
      All
      • 7 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      162 |
      Jul 29, 2016 @ 2:27pm
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      Sep 2, 2015 @ 9:57pm
      Sep 2, 2015
      232 |
      Sep 2, 2015 @ 9:57pm
      Sep 2, 2015
      276 |
      Sep 2, 2015 @ 9:57pm
      Sep 2, 2015

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag gafoto (Oct 12, 2019 at 21:52)
       Pushed my bike 80% up before giving up. Might be worth it if shuttling but spending an hour pushing a bike up a very steep and mediocre trail that takes 5 minutes to ride down is a tough pill to swallow.
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