8.9 miles
1,582 ft
-1,582 ft
1,189 ft
High Point

Popular route that includes a gradual rocky climb up North Rim with great views, then a fun DH down B trail and return on Middle Trail. Many people also do Lower Trail as well on the return.

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Trails in Route


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More Stats for Rodney's XC Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    312 ft
  • Altitude start
    312 ft
  • Altitude end
    312 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    4.6 miles
  • Distance down
    3.9 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,262 ft
Avg: 5 (2 votes)
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Auburn, CA. Middle Trail to Confluence
Auburn, CA. Middle Trail to Confluence
9:52 | 356 | comments: 2 | favs:
Jan 3, 2010
1st video using my new helmet camera. Not great, but it's a start.
Upper Middle Trail Backwards.
Upper Middle Trail Backwards.
1:34 | 81 | comments: 0 | favs: 1
Dec 27, 2011
Upper Park.
Bidwell B-trail Helmet cam
Bidwell B-trail Helmet cam
trail: B Trail
8:41 | 242 | comments: 0 | favs:
Feb 19, 2012
A quick edit of b-trail with a bar cam and a helmet cam point of view.

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

Fence Line / North Rim Trail
Sep 14, 2016 @ 12:23pm
Sep 14, 2016
As always, rocky, loose and dry.
B Trail
Sep 14, 2016 @ 12:20pm
Sep 14, 2016
Very dry, baby head rocks everywhere and many blown out corners with opportunities to wash out everywhere.
North Rim Trail
Nov 17, 2015 @ 1:28pm
Nov 17, 2015
Trails are closed to bikes due to the mud created by recent rain.
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