1.3 miles
Distance
7 ft
Climb
-537 ft
Descent
00:05:35
Avg time

Crank It Up - Lower Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Whistler Mountain Bike Park
    Whistler, British Columbia
  • AKA
    Lower Crank It Up
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, Adaptive MTB
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Season
    May - October
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Jump, Wallride
  • Global Ranking
    #8 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Owner

Long freeride trail in the Fitzsimmons area of the Bike Park. Rated between Heart of Darkness and Playground on Whistler's freeride progression chart, in the top half of the blues. Heavily used flowy, bermy trail. Big air or roll over – your speed will determine which.

Access Info

Continuation from Upper Crank It Up. Can also be accessed from Upper Joyride (double black technical).

Bike Park

More Stats for Crank It Up - Lower mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -531 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,493 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,024 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,024 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,493 ft
  • Grade
    -8%
  • Grade max
    -51.4%
  • Grade min
    5.4%
  • Distance climb
    318 ft
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Avg time
    00:05:35
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:48
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Status:
on Aug 30, 2022
Dry
Avg: 4.6 (149 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
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  • Variable
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      Crank It Up - Lower Trail Reports

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      Aug 30, 2022 @ 1:54pm
      Aug 30, 2022
      Aug 17, 2022 @ 10:14am
      Aug 17, 2022
      Aug 17, 2022 @ 10:04am
      Aug 17, 2022
      reporter dry ! ride well
      Aug 8, 2022 @ 9:30am
      Aug 8, 2022
      Jul 18, 2022 @ 9:34am
      Jul 18, 2022
      Some braking bumps, as I recall, but otherwise great.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 158 rides
      • 25 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 4,716 rides
      • 23 miles avg distance
      All
      • 18,529 rides
      • Last: Oct 7, 2022

      Photos

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      2,057 |
      Jan 26, 2016 @ 4:42pm
      Jan 26, 2016
      522 |
      Oct 24, 2015 @ 8:36pm
      Oct 24, 2015
      | 1 comments
      332 |
      May 27, 2015 @ 10:12pm
      May 27, 2015
      483 |
      Mar 3, 2014 @ 11:36am
      Mar 3, 2014

      Routes with this trail

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      titledistance
      First Time Visitor - Warmup Laps Day 25 miles
      Toonie - May 17 2018 Arbutus Routes5 miles
      Creek to Crank6 miles
      Creek to Crank7 miles

      Trail Products

      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      Ryanhester1446 (Aug 28, 2022 at 22:18)
      Scariest trail in whistler. Crash way to much on this
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      grandvalleydave GVTA (Jul 18, 2019 at 21:50)
      Rained a bunch yesterday, but was perfect by midday. Closed in the afternoon, unclear why. Maybe for a crash earlier?
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      binthefreerider (Aug 28, 2018 at 9:51)
      it's a good one!
      [Reply]





      Videos

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      youtuber Crank It Up  Great Warm Up Lap   Whistler...
      7:35 | 458 | Sep 18, 2020 , Whistler
      ‘Crank It Up’ down the most popular trail...
      9:13 | 11 | Oct 1, 2022 , Whistler
      Crank It Up - Whistler Bike Park - Whistler, BC
      6:47 | 13 | Sep 19, 2022 , Whistler
      Crank It Up
      9:05 | 49 | Aug 11, 2022 , Whistler
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