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      The Sierra National Forest along the southern border of Yosemite National Park is home to a wide variety of mountain bike riding opportunities. Bass Lake provides riders with a great home base, with Goat Mountain, Spring Cove, 007, and Willow Creek trails all starting and finishing at the lake. The towns of Oakhurst, Fish Camp, and Bass Lake provide visitors with a wide variety of accommodations.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Land Status: National Forest
      Chepo Saddle Parking google parking directions
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Caution as of Sep 22, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      57
      Trails Mountain Bike
      57
      Trails E-Bike
      17
      Trails Hike
      53
      Trails Trail Running
      52
      Trails Horse
      6
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      15
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      14
      Total Distance
      117 miles
      Total Descent
      18,774 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,967 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,340 ft
      Reports
      299
      Photos
      246
      Ridden Counter
      2,485

      Photos of Bass Lake Mountain Bike

      31 |
      May 31, 2022 @ 2:38pm
      May 31, 2022
      27 |
      May 31, 2022 @ 2:38pm
      May 31, 2022
      28 |
      May 31, 2022 @ 2:38pm
      May 31, 2022
      trail: Skyfall
      39 |
      May 31, 2022 @ 2:32pm
      May 31, 2022
      trail: Skyfall
      45 |
      May 31, 2022 @ 2:31pm
      May 31, 2022
      trail: 007 (First)
      35 |
      May 17, 2022 @ 2:42pm
      May 17, 2022
      17 |
      May 9, 2022 @ 9:12am
      May 9, 2022
      trail: Mary Jane
      17 |
      May 9, 2022 @ 9:11am
      May 9, 2022

      Videos of Bass Lake Mountain Bike

      The goat rode me
      0:06 | 982 | Sep 26, 2017
      Madera - Exploring MTB trails in all 58...
      22:15 | 145 | Jan 25, 2022 , Bass Lake
      Bass Lake 007 1st
      7:11 | 225 | Jul 14, 2021 , Bass Lake
      Unicycling Willow Creek with Kye Lyster -...
      2:34 | 322 | Jun 24, 2020 , Bass Lake
      Unicycling 007 First Section - Video and Music...
      2:23 | 422 | Jun 24, 2020 , Bass Lake
      Unicycling Willow Creek, Akira Hoagland -...
      3:46 | 247 | Jun 23, 2020 , Bass Lake
      Blind Squirrel | Bass Lake
      369 | Nov 1, 2019 , Bass Lake
      Willow Creek | Bass Lake
      3:39 | 1082 | Oct 30, 2019 , Bass Lake

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Goat Mountain (Uphill)
      Sep 22, 2022 @ 6:24am
      Sep 22, 2022
      IdealJesseHesch
      Central Camp Road - 6S42
      Sep 22, 2022 @ 6:24am
      Sep 22, 2022
      IdealJesseHesch
      007 (First)
      Sep 22, 2022 @ 6:24am
      Sep 22, 2022
      IdealJesseHesch
      Goat Mountain
      Sep 22, 2022 @ 6:24am
      Sep 22, 2022
      IdealJesseHesch
      007 (Third)
      Aug 19, 2022 @ 7:31am
      Aug 19, 2022
      DryLippincott1996
      Octopussy
      Aug 19, 2022 @ 7:31am
      Aug 19, 2022
      Very DryVery loose powdery dirt, can be tricky in...Lippincott1996
      007 (Second)
      Aug 19, 2022 @ 7:31am
      Aug 19, 2022
      DryLippincott1996
      Willow Creek Fire Road - 7S82
      Aug 9, 2022 @ 9:14am
      Aug 9, 2022
      IdealRecently cleared and buffed out. Good to go!oreamnos
      007 (Fifth)
      Jul 4, 2022 @ 1:26pm
      Jul 4, 2022
      Dry3 downed trees on Fifth.alyssaa
      007 (Fourth)
      Jul 4, 2022 @ 1:23pm
      Jul 4, 2022
      DryTrail is unrideable due to dead fallen...alyssaa

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2256932afalconwishlisttrailGoat Mountain Lookout Road - 7S23
      Oct 1, 2022 @ 4:23pm
      Oct 1, 2022
      user #1072983dfresh2423wishlisttrailWillow Creek
      Oct 1, 2022 @ 10:50am
      Oct 1, 2022
      user #1683211DleombrunoriddentrailChepo Saddle Road - 6S13
      Sep 29, 2022 @ 8:36am
      Sep 29, 2022
      user #2939248JavarunwishlistregionBass Lake
      Sep 29, 2022 @ 6:21am
      Sep 29, 2022
      user #2256932afalconwishlisttrailGraveyard of the Giants
      Sep 28, 2022 @ 7:11pm
      Sep 28, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #863479oreamnostrailWillow Creek Fire Road - 7S82This road has recently seen A LOT of work! Now...
      Aug 9, 2022 @ 9:16am
      Aug 9, 2022
      user #863479oreamnostrailSkyfallChunky! Due to its location and backcountry...
      May 31, 2022 @ 2:37pm
      May 31, 2022
      user #32404smgishot13trail007 (Fifth)Don’t bother riding this trail. It could...
      May 29, 2022 @ 4:08pm
      May 29, 2022
      user #32404smgishot13trail007 (Fourth)Don’t bother riding this trail. It could...
      May 29, 2022 @ 4:07pm
      May 29, 2022
      user #2893432TravisGgP1p9trailGoat MountainAwesome trail! Lots of fun! Great mix of flow,...
      May 9, 2022 @ 8:27pm
      May 9, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      San Joaquin River Gorge 317.3 km
      Ely Mountain 2 119.2 km
      Shaver Lake 9 6 220 km
      Hensley Lake Recreation Area 522 km
      China Peak Mountain Resort 6 9 5 122.9 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike57117 miles18,773 ft50 miles4,967 ft
      #2,002#1,05623829922,408
      E-Bike1748 miles4,360 ft16 miles4,823 ft
      #3,804#80210996
      Hike53103 miles15,512 ft41 miles4,967 ft
      #1,650#983828153
      Trail Running52103 miles15,509 ft41 miles4,967 ft
      #1,655#98127711
      Horse610 miles1,988 ft6 miles2,612 ft
      41
      Dirtbike/Moto1535 miles4,170 ft15 miles3,927 ft
      #244#158421
      ATV/ORV/OHV1434 miles3,888 ft14 miles3,927 ft
      #145#8141
      • By amedley11 YSGTC & contributors
      • Admins: YSGTC
      • #24023 - 5,970 views

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