1 miles
Distance
60 ft
Climb
-615 ft
Descent
00:05:02
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
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Season
    May - October
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Jump, Wallride
  • Global Ranking
    #5 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager

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 bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -555 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,476 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,031 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,031 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,476 ft
  • Grade max
    -34.928%
  • Grade min
    14.428%
  • Distance climb
    1,241 ft
  • Distance down
    5,202 ft
  • Distance flat
    132 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:02
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Status:
on Sep 21, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.5 (111 votes)

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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 ?
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

LEGEND
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
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      Crank It Up - Lower Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 15 rides
      • 22 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 3,946 rides
      • 22 miles avg distance
      All
      • 6,166 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      1,367 |
      Jan 26, 2016 @ 4:42pm
      Jan 26, 2016
      431 |
      Oct 24, 2015 @ 8:36pm
      Oct 24, 2015
      | 1 comments
      259 |
      May 27, 2015 @ 10:12pm
      May 27, 2015
      395 |
      Mar 3, 2014 @ 11:36am
      Mar 3, 2014

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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag binthefreerider (Aug 28, 2018 at 9:51)
       it's a good one!
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag 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]

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