This trail is permanently closed/decommissioned
3,882 ft
Distance
16 ft
Climb
-447 ft
Descent
00:11:43
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Spine Replacement Trail

Spine Replacement Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Ricker Hill
    Turner, Maine
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    May-Oct
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Jump, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #6552 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    5 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2016
  • Land Manager
    Ricker Hill Farms

It's alive The replacement to the spine winds thru some gnarly ledges and rock faces before spitting you out at the road. The lower lumbar section is definitely expert only.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Spine Replacement mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -431 ft
  • Altitude min
    378 ft
  • Altitude max
    817 ft
  • Altitude start
    812 ft
  • Altitude end
    381 ft
  • Grade
    -11.097%
  • Grade max
    -30.238%
  • Grade min
    9.117%
  • Distance climb
    280 ft
  • Distance down
    3,349 ft
  • Distance flat
    253 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:43
  • Avg reverse time
    01:40:59
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Status:
on Mar 20, 2019
Unknown
Avg: 4 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 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 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
  • Ideal
  • 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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      Spine Replacement Trail Reports

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      Mar 20, 2019 @ 10:43am
      Mar 20, 2019
      reporter Logging activity has destroyed the trail tread or left significant debris on the ground. This has made the trails impassible or unrecognizable in...
      Mar 20, 2019 @ 10:37am
      Mar 20, 2019
      reporter Logging activity has destroyed the trail tread or left significant debris on the ground. This has made the trails impassible or unrecognizable in...
      Aug 7, 2018 @ 3:56am
      Aug 7, 2018
      reporter
      Oct 29, 2017 @ 11:26am
      Oct 29, 2017
      reporter
      Jul 12, 2017 @ 7:08pm
      Jul 12, 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Jamjbridges99 (Jul 29, 2019 at 12:19)
       Entire area has been clear cut. Don’t waste your time, the trail system is ruined.
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