4,151 ft
Distance
16 ft
Climb
-558 ft
Descent
00:06:59
Avg time

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
    #30577 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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

This trail is unsanctioned, use at your own risk!

More Stats for Dear Santa bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -542 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,015 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,557 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,557 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,015 ft
  • Grade
    -13.064%
  • Grade max
    -31.972%
  • Grade min
    4.858%
  • Distance climb
    460 ft
  • Distance down
    3,692 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:59
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Status:
on Oct 14, 2019
Dry
Avg: 3.7 (7 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
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 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
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • 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

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
      Directions to dear-santa trailhead (49.872510, -119.658290)
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      Dear Santa Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 8:43am
      21 hours
      Jul 28, 2019 @ 10:21am
      Jul 28, 2019
      Jul 24, 2019 @ 2:30pm
      Jul 24, 2019
      This is a great trail that needs a little TLC. The features are all looking really worn and run down, and the trail could use a build day for a...
      Apr 27, 2019 @ 5:33pm
      Apr 27, 2019
      Nov 26, 2017 @ 11:48am
      Nov 26, 2017
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 7 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 78 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 185 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      382 |
      Apr 16, 2016 @ 9:30pm
      Apr 16, 2016
      332 |
      Apr 16, 2016 @ 9:25pm
      Apr 16, 2016
      336 |
      Apr 16, 2016 @ 9:24pm
      Apr 16, 2016
      970 |
      Jun 3, 2010 @ 6:45pm
      Jun 3, 2010
      | 3 comments

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