1.4 miles
Distance
-1,031 ft
Descent
00:07:37
Avg time

Scoby Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    North Slope Trails
    Olympia, Washington
  • AKA
    Capital Forest Downhill
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (7 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #4130 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #11332 in E-Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in E-Biking
  • Land Owner
    WA State DNR

Scoby is a purpose-built, one-way mountain bike trail and the crown jewel of the North Slope Trails system on the north side of Capitol Forest. This trail has it all. Steeps, tabletop jumps, huge berms, rocks, roots, trees. Scoby is a true DH run. Either shuttle or ride A-Line to the top of this trail.​

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Scoby mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,031 ft
  • Altitude min
    406 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,436 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,436 ft
  • Altitude end
    407 ft
  • Grade
    -14.4%
  • Grade max
    -54.1%
  • Grade min
    4.2%
  • Distance climb
    102 ft
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    108 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:37
  • Avg reverse time
    00:29:45
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on Apr 7, 2024
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Avg: 4.55 (31 votes)
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      Scoby Trail Reports

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      Apr 7, 2024 @ 1:43pm
      Apr 7, 2024
      A little wet in the open spots from the rain, but other than that running great
      Mar 30, 2024 @ 3:19am
      Mar 30, 2024
      Mar 17, 2024 @ 3:51am
      Mar 17, 2024
      Mar 15, 2024 @ 4:20pm
      Mar 15, 2024
      Feb 25, 2024 @ 3:45pm
      Feb 25, 2024
      Plenty of wet roots to be cautious of but decent conditions otherwise
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 7 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 157 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,038 rides
      • Last: Apr 16, 2024

      Photos

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      142 |
      Jun 18, 2022 @ 5:51am
      Jun 18, 2022
      239 |
      Aug 20, 2021 @ 1:22am
      Aug 20, 2021
      202 |
      Aug 16, 2021 @ 1:53pm
      Aug 16, 2021
      131 |
      Aug 16, 2021 @ 1:52pm
      Aug 16, 2021

      Routes with this trail

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      titledistance
      EBHE - Day 3: Enduro16 miles
      North Slope Loop x29 miles
      2018 CDC: Capitol Forest Enduro11 miles
      2023 CDC North Slope Pro/Expert/Hardtail race20 miles

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      youtuber Scoby, North Slope at Capitol State Forest
      6:03 | 110 | Dec 9, 2023 , Olympia
      youtuber Scoby, North Slope at Capitol State Forest
      6:03 | 62 | Dec 9, 2023 , Olympia
      Capitol Forest - North Slope - Scoby
      38:50 | 94 | Sep 3, 2023 , Olympia
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