2.3 miles
Distance
10 ft
Climb
-1,324 ft
Descent
00:08:17
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Dear Santa Trail

Dear Santa Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Smith Creek
    West Kelowna, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Ladder Bridge, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #40916 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #54306 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    West Kelowna Trail Crew Society

Loose, fun on one of Smith Creek's original descents. Takes the ridge line above Tom Lewis' ranch and powers creek canyon.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Dear Santa mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,315 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,170 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,485 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,485 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,169 ft
  • Grade
    -10.9%
  • Grade max
    -61.7%
  • Grade min
    5.4%
  • Distance climb
    407 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    374 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:17
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:47
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Status:
on Nov 7, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 3.95 (14 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Dear Santa Trail Reports

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      Nov 7, 2021 @ 10:57am
      Nov 7, 2021
      Sep 27, 2021 @ 2:18pm
      Sep 27, 2021
      Sep 24, 2021 @ 12:32pm
      Sep 24, 2021
      Aug 15, 2021 @ 3:19pm
      Aug 15, 2021
      Tree down
      Aug 12, 2021 @ 10:38am
      Aug 12, 2021
      dusty loose moondust one downed tree you can cut to the right if not clearing.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 174 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 548 rides
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      Jul 19, 2021 @ 3:17pm
      Jul 19, 2021
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      Jul 19, 2021 @ 3:17pm
      Jul 19, 2021
      42 |
      Jul 19, 2021 @ 3:17pm
      Jul 19, 2021
      25 |
      Aug 27, 2020 @ 12:04am
      Aug 27, 2020

      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      plimdaddy BWTC (Jun 29, 2020 at 20:30)
       With the work that has been done on this trail it’s a lot of fun now.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      rossmck (Aug 23, 2021 at 11:46)
       Tree down across the trail upper dear Santa. Easy to see
      [Reply]

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      Smith Creek
      4:08 | 918 | Jul 18, 2015 , West Kelowna
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