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  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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Radar Time
      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
      • 4
      • 17
      • 14
      • 1
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jun 3, 2021

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      37
      Trails Mountain Bike
      37
      Trails E-Bike
      3
      Trails Hike
      36
      Trails Trail Running
      36
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Total Distance
      55 miles
      Total Descent
      12,877 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,111 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,589 ft
      Reports
      145
      Photos
      63
      Ridden Counter
      842

      Photos of Bear Valley Mountain Bike

      trail: Cape Horn
      0 |
      Jun 16, 2021 @ 7:03am
      3 days
      25 |
      Oct 18, 2020 @ 10:37pm
      Oct 18, 2020
      24 |
      Oct 18, 2020 @ 10:37pm
      Oct 18, 2020
      23 |
      Oct 18, 2020 @ 10:37pm
      Oct 18, 2020
      36 |
      Oct 18, 2020 @ 10:37pm
      Oct 18, 2020
      21 |
      Aug 26, 2020 @ 8:39am
      Aug 26, 2020
      29 |
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 5:53am
      Aug 5, 2020
      24 |
      Aug 5, 2020 @ 5:53am
      Aug 5, 2020

      Videos of Bear Valley Mountain Bike

      Riding Bear Valley blind |  First tracks on...
      trail: The Rings
      3:52 | 62 | Dec 19, 2020 , Bear Valley
      Riding Bear Valley blind |  First tracks on...
      3:52 | 92 | Dec 19, 2020 , Bear Valley
      YouTube
      2:36 | 375 | Jun 12, 2020 , Bear Valley
      RINGS TRAIL | BEAR VALLEY, CA
      trail: The Rings
      2:33 | 354 | Jun 10, 2020 , Bear Valley
      Alternative Lines
      2:32 | 145 | Jun 9, 2020 , Bear Valley
      MOUNTAIN BIKING BEAR VALLEY | Bear Valley to...
      12:18 | 212 | Jun 30, 2019 , Bear Valley
      MOUNTAIN BIKE BEAR VALLEY, CA || Cape Horn Trail
      trail: Cape Horn
      8:35 | 346 | Jun 23, 2019 , Bear Valley
      MOUNTAIN BIKING BEAR VALLEY, CA || Emigrant Trail
      4:59 | 604 | Jun 23, 2019 , Bear Valley

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Elusive Trail
      Jun 3, 2021 @ 7:58am
      Jun 3, 2021
      DryGWiz CCCMB14 large trees down across trail,...
      Lake Alpine Loop (Three Creeks Segment)
      May 22, 2021 @ 10:21am
      May 22, 2021
      Snow CoveredGWiz CCCMBAll trees have been cleared on this...

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Cape Horn
      Jun 2, 2021 @ 6:45am
      Jun 2, 2021
      VariableGWiz CCCMBAs of 5/29 on the BVTS trail work day,...
      Silvertip Campground to Lake Alpine
      Jun 1, 2021 @ 9:45am
      Jun 1, 2021
      VariableDonkey69Bunch of downed trees blocking trail.
      Granite Slab
      May 22, 2021 @ 10:33am
      May 22, 2021
      IdealGWiz CCCMBTrail has been cleared of downed trees...
      Lodgepole Trail
      May 22, 2021 @ 10:30am
      May 22, 2021
      IdealGWiz CCCMB All trees cleared from start down to...
      Lake Alpine Loop (Southwest Segment)
      May 22, 2021 @ 10:27am
      May 22, 2021
      DryGWiz CCCMBThree trees still down on this segment. ...
      Power Line Trail
      May 22, 2021 @ 10:14am
      May 22, 2021
      VariableGWiz CCCMB A large tangle of down trees about 1/2...
      Bear Valley to Alpine Lake Trail
      May 22, 2021 @ 10:09am
      May 22, 2021
      IdealGWiz CCCMBTrail has been cleared of trees and is...
      Lake Alpine Loop (Bypass Section)
      May 22, 2021 @ 10:06am
      May 22, 2021
      DryGWiz CCCMBTrail still a bit soggy in parts, but...
      Upper Tamarack Trail
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 10:20am
      Sep 27, 2020
      DryPeterjcook
      Lower Tamarack
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 10:20am
      Sep 27, 2020
      DryPeterjcook

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #384275MattDYriddentrailBee Gulch Trail
      Jun 18, 2021 @ 7:01am
      14 hours
      user #2170581agillettevotetrailLake Alpine Loop (Southwest Segment)
      Jun 16, 2021 @ 6:31pm
      2 days
      user #2170581agillettecommenttrailLake Alpine Loop (Southwest Segment)
      Jun 16, 2021 @ 6:29pm
      2 days
      user #2170581agillettedifficultyvotetrailLake Alpine Loop (Southwest Segment)
      Jun 16, 2021 @ 6:21pm
      2 days
      user #2731196TrekseniorvotetrailCape Horn
      Jun 16, 2021 @ 7:05am
      3 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2170581agillettetrailLake Alpine Loop (Southwest Segment)I just realized we missed Osborne Hill and...
      Jun 16, 2021 @ 7:10pm
      2 days
      user #2170581agillettetrailLake Alpine Loop (Southwest Segment)The upper (Eastern side) section is almost a...
      Jun 16, 2021 @ 6:29pm
      2 days
      user #356786GWiztrailElusive TrailUntil we get some rain, be warned that a big...
      Oct 5, 2020 @ 8:58am
      Oct 5, 2020
      user #1585949WillieBtrailGranite SlabSuper cool slab zone. Play around on it for a...
      Sep 9, 2020 @ 8:58am
      Sep 9, 2020
      user #2390177PeterjcooktrailLower TamarackI ran this today, it looked like someone just...
      Sep 1, 2020 @ 8:46pm
      Sep 1, 2020

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike3755 miles12,877 ft32 miles2,113 ft
      #2,413#99263145850
      E-Bike37 miles1,050 ft3 miles1,076 ft
      #1,254#24610317
      Hike3655 miles12,877 ft32 miles2,113 ft
      #2,017#925145110
      Trail Running3655 miles12,877 ft32 miles2,113 ft
      #2,015#92414519
      ATV/ORV/OHV11 mile492 ft1 mile492 ft
      82
      • By dhtahoe2010 & contributors
      • Admins: SBTS, TheAngryTomato, BVTS
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