2 miles
Distance
1,064 ft
Climb
-181 ft
Descent
00:37:27
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Lower Basin XC Trail

Lower Basin XC Details

  • Riding Area
    Schweitzer Mountain Resort
    Sandpoint, Idaho
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    A-Frame, Berm, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Rock Face, Rock Garden, Skinny
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #18474 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

New and improved XC sections make for fun going down or up. DH trail has some intermediate to advanced features.

Bike Park

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Lower Basin XC bike trail
  • Altitude change
    883 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,301 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,210 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,326 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,209 ft
  • Grade
    6.989%
  • Grade max
    -17.441%
  • Grade min
    30.797%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2,852 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,044 ft
  • Avg time
    00:37:27
  • Avg reverse time
    00:15:54
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Status:
on Aug 12, 2018
Very Dry
Avg: 4.2 (5 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • 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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      Lower Basin XC Trail Reports

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      Aug 12, 2018 @ 5:39pm
      Aug 12, 2018
      Jun 12, 2018 @ 3:10pm
      Jun 12, 2018
      Excellent shape.
      Aug 7, 2017 @ 8:29am
      Aug 7, 2017
      Jul 16, 2017 @ 3:07pm
      Jul 16, 2017
      Excellent shape. Shuttle running Saturday's and Sunday's through September. 10am at park and ride 11am Second Switchback p/l 12pm at Park and...
      Jul 16, 2017 @ 3:07pm
      Jul 16, 2017
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 19 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      All
      • 91 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      3 |
      Aug 10, 2018 @ 1:01pm
      Aug 10, 2018
      Lower Basin XC, Cranbrook
      12 |
      Aug 6, 2018 @ 2:31pm
      Aug 6, 2018
      Lower Basin XC, Sandpoint
      29 |
      Jul 29, 2017 @ 11:04pm
      Jul 29, 2017
      Lower Basin XC, My City
      19 |
      Jul 29, 2017 @ 11:03pm
      Jul 29, 2017
      Lower Basin XC, My City

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag Shizanester (Oct 1, 2017 at 15:17)
       This is seriously one of the best trails I've ever ridden. The Pend Oreille Pedalers do a great job maintaining these trails. So much fun!
      [Reply]

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