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      Nestled in the heart of the Central Sierra between the Mokelumne and Carson-Iceberg Wilderness areas, Bear Valley Cross Country & Adventure Company is located on all-weather Highway 4 / Ebbetts Pass, a designated National Scenic Byway.

      Bear Valley Adventure Company (BVAC) rents, sells, and services bikes, flatwater kayaks, and stand-up paddleboards. BVAC also has clothing and accessories, mini-mart, fishing, and camping supplies, a variety of special events and races, and is your connection to all of Bear Valley's summer adventures.
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      Region Details
      • 3
      • 4
      • 21
      • 14
      • 1
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jun 21, 2022

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      105
      Trails Mountain Bike
      55
      Trails E-Bike
      4
      Trails Hike
      51
      Trails Trail Running
      51
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      34
      Trails Downhill Ski
      26
      Trails Nordic Ski
      34
      Total Distance
      86 miles
      Total Descent
      20,498 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,114 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,589 ft
      Reports
      191
      Photos
      97
      Ridden Counter
      1,764
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Bear Valley Mountain Bike

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      Jun 27, 2022 @ 9:48pm
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      Jun 27, 2022 @ 9:48pm
      1 day
      trail: Magic Forest
      2 |
      Jun 27, 2022 @ 9:46pm
      1 day
      trail: Magic Forest
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      Jun 27, 2022 @ 9:45pm
      1 day
      trail: Magic Forest
      3 |
      Jun 27, 2022 @ 9:43pm
      1 day
      trail: Magic Forest
      3 |
      Jun 27, 2022 @ 9:40pm
      1 day
      trail: Magic Forest
      2 |
      Jun 27, 2022 @ 9:39pm
      1 day
      trail: Magic Forest
      3 |
      Jun 27, 2022 @ 9:38pm
      1 day

      Videos of Bear Valley Mountain Bike

      Smoke on the water in Alpine County
      20:39 | 51 | Oct 8, 2021 , Bear Valley
      Riding Bear Valley blind |  First tracks on...
      trail: The Rings
      3:52 | 247 | Dec 19, 2020 , Bear Valley
      Riding Bear Valley blind |  First tracks on...
      3:52 | 284 | Dec 19, 2020 , Bear Valley
      YouTube
      2:36 | 558 | Jun 12, 2020 , Bear Valley
      RINGS TRAIL | BEAR VALLEY, CA
      trail: The Rings
      2:33 | 570 | Jun 10, 2020 , Bear Valley
      Alternative Lines
      2:32 | 285 | Jun 9, 2020 , Bear Valley
      MOUNTAIN BIKING BEAR VALLEY | Bear Valley to...
      12:18 | 367 | Jun 30, 2019 , Bear Valley
      MOUNTAIN BIKE BEAR VALLEY, CA || Cape Horn Trail
      trail: Cape Horn
      8:35 | 526 | Jun 23, 2019 , Bear Valley

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Mosquito Lake to Stanislaus Meadow
      Jun 12, 2022 @ 10:12am
      Jun 12, 2022
      Prevalent MudPeterjcook30+ down trees, mud and hard to find...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1657741ThxboywishlisttrailOddenn Trail (Upper Rings) and 1 more
      Jun 28, 2022 @ 5:54pm
      12 hours
      user #3085589jrottinghuisupdateregionBear Valley Resort
      Jun 28, 2022 @ 10:44am
      20 hours
      user #3085589jrottinghuisaddtrailBoogie Woogie
      Jun 28, 2022 @ 10:42am
      20 hours
      user #3085589jrottinghuisaddtrailBear Top Connector
      Jun 28, 2022 @ 10:41am
      20 hours
      user #3085589jrottinghuisaddtrailBear Boogie Access
      Jun 28, 2022 @ 5:56am
      1 day

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #3085589jrottinghuistrailObviousNote that while this is probably the most...
      Jun 26, 2022 @ 9:33pm
      2 days
      user #3085589jrottinghuistrailObviousLast week this trail was somewhat rutted out,...
      Jun 26, 2022 @ 7:48pm
      2 days
      user #3085589jrottinghuistrailSki Area AccessSki Area Access used to be comprised of...
      Jun 26, 2022 @ 11:35am
      3 days
      user #339274dmarsh15trailReal Reba Pack Trail$5 to whoever can clean this whole climb. ...
      Aug 29, 2021 @ 8:25pm
      Aug 29, 2021
      user #1585949WillieBtrailBee Gulch TrailMehh, trail is ok. Rings is way cooler imho
      Aug 23, 2021 @ 8:46am
      Aug 23, 2021

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike5559 miles13,484 ft33 miles2,113 ft
      #2,466#1,0439718521,147
      E-Bike4
      #1,207#24613848
      Hike5159 miles12,520 ft32 miles2,113 ft
      #1,947#945184148
      Trail Running5159 miles12,520 ft32 miles2,113 ft
      #1,951#94518425
      Horse15 miles643 ft2 miles387 ft
      81
      ATV/ORV/OHV11 mile525 ft1 mile525 ft
      82
      Snowshoe3419 miles1,276 ft8 miles564 ft
      #43564
      Downhill Ski268 miles5,735 ft7 miles1,683 ft
      #1936105
      Nordic Ski3419 miles1,276 ft8 miles564 ft
      #789684
      • By dhtahoe2010 & contributors
      • Admins: SBTS, TheAngryTomato, BVTS, BVAC
      • #19052 - 13,901 views

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