2.5 miles
Distance
670 ft
Climb
-2 ft
Descent
945 ft
High Point

Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Closed during rain
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2014

The first part of this trail is also referred to as "Fence Line" and paralells the official "North Rim" trail. It's so close you can choose either, although the Fence Line is more singletrack while North Rim is wide and rocky for the first couple miles. The climb is not steep, but it is rocky and rough and is the typical bike of choice here is a 4-6" travel full suspension. Once you reach the top, you can come back down the trail a bit to the sign for "B-Trail", which is a fun and technical downhill.

Access Info

This trail is in Upper Bidwell Park, visible on any map

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Fence Line / North Rim Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    668 ft
  • Altitude min
    278 ft
  • Altitude start
    278 ft
  • Altitude end
    945 ft
  • Grade
    5.013%
  • Grade max
    -1.033%
  • Grade min
    12.357%
  • Distance climb
    2.4 miles
  • Distance down
    182 ft
  • Distance flat
    425 ft
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Status:
on Nov 20, 2016
Prevalent Mud
Avg: 3 (2 votes)

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Fence Line /... Trail Reports

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Nov 20, 2016 @ 10:29am
Nov 20, 2016
Park closed for rain
Nov 7, 2016 @ 3:56pm
Nov 7, 2016
Upper Park dry and open again!
Nov 1, 2016 @ 12:19pm
Nov 1, 2016
Park trails closed to bikes due to rain. Will reopen when dry.
Sep 14, 2016 @ 12:23pm
Sep 14, 2016
As always, rocky, loose and dry.
Nov 17, 2015 @ 1:30pm
Nov 17, 2015
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Sep 16, 2014 @ 3:14pm
Sep 16, 2014
Fence Line / North Rim Trail

Routes with this trail

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Bidwell Bump XC race course race
13.4 miles
Rodney's XC Loop race
8.9 miles

1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag riggadon (Nov 14, 2014 at 14:45)
 These are my local trails and North Rim trail is pretty mellow. The description is spot on.

B trail is the only real downhill section. It's near the top of North Rim trail.
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