1.3 miles
68 ft
-682 ft
Avg time

Unal Trail Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical rating
  • Season
  • TTFs on trail
    Jump, Roller Coaster
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
  • Land Manager
    National Forrest Service

This quick local favorite is an excellent forested non-motorized single-track loop/double loop that climbs to a nice northern view of the High Sierra.

Conveniently located at Greenhorn Summit, it can easily be added to JO or Portuguese Pass trails.

From the top viewpoint area, ride down the east side of the loop (a counter clockwise direction) for the most fun downhill experience. Some initial switchbacks give way to a great whoop section with jumpy rollers and a nice surprise rock drop/roller.

Access Info

The trailhead/picnic area is just south of Greenhorn Summit in Alta Sierra, 7 miles up the 155 from Wofford Heights.

The trailhead is adjacent to the Forest Service work station.

Parking is also available at the "sand shed" at the summit.

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More Stats for Unal Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -614 ft
  • Altitude min
    1.2 miles
  • Altitude max
    1.3 miles
  • Altitude start
    1.3 miles
  • Altitude end
    1.2 miles
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    935 ft
  • Distance down
    1.1 miles
  • Distance flat
    501 ft
  • Avg time
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on May 25, 2015
Avg: 3.5 (2 votes)

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Unal Trail Trail Reports

May 25, 2015 @ 11:17pm
May 25, 2015
Hero dirt! All clear for ripping!
Aug 23, 2014 @ 12:37am
Aug 23, 2014
Way Fire is under control and all access roads are open. Let em rip!!!
Aug 20, 2014 @ 1:29pm
Aug 20, 2014
Closed due to fire. @sbrdude1
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Jan 12, 2014 @ 2:00am
Jan 12, 2014
Unal Trail, Bakersfield

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    • Updated on Wed 2014-08-20 @ 1:32pm
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