4,481 ft
Distance
17 ft
Climb
-608 ft
Descent
00:04:00
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Vinkline - Lower Trail
  • Chatel bikepark
    Maintainer
  • past supporters

  • Nico Vink
    2016 - 2018
    Builder

Vinkline - Lower Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Jump
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #12538 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager

A machine groomed trail that is Nico Vink's smaller playground, with lots and lots of opportunities to get airtime, rail the berms and generally just sit back and enjoy the flow. Everything is rollable, there are no gaps but do not be fooled by the new green rating, as there are usually two landing if come in too hot

Bike Park

More Stats for Vinkline - Lower mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -592 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,390 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,982 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,982 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,390 ft
  • Grade
    -13.2%
  • Grade max
    -32.6%
  • Grade min
    8.947%
  • Distance climb
    313 ft
  • Distance down
    4,018 ft
  • Distance flat
    151 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:00
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:46
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Status:
on Sep 1, 2020
Variable
Avg: 4.3 (10 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
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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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
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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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Vinkline - Lower Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 182 rides
      • 30 miles avg distance
      All
      • 859 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      Oct 18, 2019 @ 9:46am
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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag pestosnob (Aug 7, 2019 at 14:01)
       Best trail ever
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