2 miles
Distance
307 ft
Climb
-310 ft
Descent
00:19:28
Avg time

Spencer Mountain Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Poston Park
    Gastonia, North Carolina
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump, Gap Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #3459 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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More Stats for Spencer Mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -4 ft
  • Altitude min
    742 ft
  • Altitude max
    859 ft
  • Altitude start
    833 ft
  • Altitude end
    829 ft
  • Grade
    -0.053%
  • Grade max
    -26.402%
  • Grade min
    25.113%
  • Distance climb
    4,279 ft
  • Distance down
    3,532 ft
  • Distance flat
    299 ft
  • Avg time
    00:19:28
  • Avg reverse time
    00:15:23
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Status:
on Jun 6, 2019
Very Dry
Avg: 5 (1 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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  • > 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
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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

  • 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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      Spencer Mountain Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 6, 2019 @ 9:37am
      Jun 6, 2019
      reporter Still one tree trunk on the left split trail of deja 1. It's blocked off but needs cleared.
      May 12, 2019 @ 9:01am
      May 12, 2019
      reporter Two downed trees (one big and one small). We cleared as much debris and small blockages from the trail as possible, but two trees were bigger than...
      Mar 13, 2019 @ 2:41pm
      Mar 13, 2019
      Few small mud holes. Hold your line.
      May 18, 2016 @ 12:59pm
      May 18, 2016
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 4 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 111 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 350 rides
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      Routes with this trail

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      Poston All
      8 miles

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      Continuation after the drop in
      0:13 | 52 | May 14, 2019 , Gastonia
      Nice drop in!
      0:08 | 39 | May 14, 2019 , Gastonia
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