2 miles
Distance
85 ft
Climb
-1,149 ft
Descent
00:15:12
Avg time

Swamp Donkey Details

  • Riding area
    Shannon Pass
    Nelson, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking

Low angle pinner, slightly cross-country and a fun change-up from the intense upper trails that funnel down here.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Swamp Donkey mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,064 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,623 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,695 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,687 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,623 ft
  • Grade
    -10.036%
  • Grade max
    -36.67%
  • Grade min
    12.434%
  • Distance climb
    1,725 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    234 ft
  • Avg time
    00:15:12
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Status:
on Jul 31, 2018
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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to swamp-donkey-59707 trailhead (49.607081, -117.307076)
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Swamp Donkey Trail Reports

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Jul 31, 2018 @ 9:08pm
Jul 31, 2018
Top down weed wacked and logs removed Looks great fun flowy with lots of small hucks :)
Jul 23, 2018 @ 6:46am
Jul 23, 2018
Weed wacked and cut out from bottom up past Meadows Trail to approx. half way. Looks like a fun flowy trail
Aug 16, 2017 @ 4:19pm
Aug 16, 2017
Cleared and good to go! Thanks to the cleaning crew.
Jul 3, 2017 @ 1:16pm
Jul 3, 2017
Major Water drainage issue, top quarter of trail has overflow from the nearby creek running through it.
Jul 15, 2016 @ 8:14am
Jul 15, 2016
Many of the wet spots on the upper section have been bridged with rock slabs.
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Aug 14, 2018 @ 5:33pm
Aug 14, 2018
Swamp Donkey, Steamboat Springs

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