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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      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.

      During the summer season, Bear Valley Cross Country converts to Bear Valley Adventure Company with bike, flatwater kayak and stand-up paddleboard rentals, sales, and repair, retail 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. A variety of restaurants, lodging choices and stores can be found at Bear Valley Village.

      During the winter season Fat Biking is allowed on designated trails from 9a - 12 noon for $15/day. Fat Biking is a snow conditions specific sport; when conditions allow, riding is available. Please visit our Trail Report pagehttp://www.bearvalleyxc.com/trail-report for the most current information regarding Fat Biking availability or give us a call at 209-753-2834.
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      Region Details
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      Caution on Aug 18, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,806
      State Ranking
      #118
      Trails (view details)
      35
      Trails Mountain Bike
      35
      Trails E-Bike
      3
      Trails Hike
      35
      Trails Trail Running
      35
      Total Distance
      57 miles
      Total Descent
      13,839 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,111 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,589 ft
      Reports
      100
      Photos
      28
      Ridden Counter
      243

      Photos of Bear Valley Mountain Bike

      4 |
      Jul 28, 2019 @ 9:23am
      Jul 28, 2019
      2 |
      Jul 12, 2019 @ 11:57am
      Jul 12, 2019
      0 |
      Jul 12, 2019 @ 11:57am
      Jul 12, 2019
      trail: Granite Slab
      42 |
      Jun 6, 2018 @ 7:41pm
      Jun 6, 2018

      Videos of Bear Valley Mountain Bike

      MOUNTAIN BIKING BEAR VALLEY | Bear Valley to...
      12:18 | 25 | Jun 30, 2019 , Bear Valley
      MOUNTAIN BIKE BEAR VALLEY, CA || Cape Horn Trail
      trail: Cape Horn
      8:35 | 26 | Jun 23, 2019 , Bear Valley
      MOUNTAIN BIKING BEAR VALLEY, CA || Emigrant Trail
      4:59 | 31 | Jun 23, 2019 , Bear Valley
      Start of Cape Horn to Lake Alpine Trail
      trail: Cape Horn
      80 | Oct 25, 2018 , Bear Valley

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Lake Alpine Loop
      Aug 18, 2019 @ 9:25am
      Aug 18, 2019
      Variablecollinj22
      Lake Alpine Loop
      Aug 18, 2019 @ 9:25am
      Aug 18, 2019
      Drycollinj22
      Granite Slab
      Aug 15, 2019 @ 11:11am
      Aug 15, 2019
      DryGWiz CCCMB This "trail" is basically a large,...
      Power Line Trail
      Aug 15, 2019 @ 11:07am
      Aug 15, 2019
      VariableGWiz CCCMB This is a "pedaly" trail, but clear and...
      Cape Horn
      Aug 15, 2019 @ 11:02am
      Aug 15, 2019
      DryGWiz CCCMB This trail is in the best shape I have...
      The Rings
      Aug 15, 2019 @ 11:00am
      Aug 15, 2019
      DryGWiz CCCMB This trail, recently logged, and brushed...
      Doubletrack
      Aug 15, 2019 @ 10:56am
      Aug 15, 2019
      DryGWiz CCCMB The Doubletrack trail (aka: ChipSeal...
      Upper Tamarack Trail
      Jul 30, 2019 @ 10:33am
      Jul 30, 2019
      DryLaDeekusVery good shape! No issues.
      Rodeo Clown
      Jul 30, 2019 @ 10:33am
      Jul 30, 2019
      DryLaDeekusThe trail is clear albeit a bit hard to...
      PLCO
      Jul 30, 2019 @ 10:33am
      Jul 30, 2019
      DryLaDeekusType 2 fun in either direction.

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #720058benfishaddridelogAug 17, 2019 ride log
      Aug 18, 2019 @ 5:06pm
      Aug 18, 2019
      user #319392collinj22addreportLake Alpine Loop and 1 more
      Aug 18, 2019 @ 4:26pm
      Aug 18, 2019
      user #1140598tramlawriddentrailUpper Tamarack Trail
      Aug 18, 2019 @ 4:20pm
      Aug 18, 2019
      user #319392collinj22addridelogAug 18, 2019 ride log
      Aug 18, 2019 @ 2:16pm
      Aug 18, 2019
      user #1217190JoeEspinoaddridelogAug 17, 2019 ride log and 1 more
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 6:38pm
      Aug 17, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1812340FranchezcatrailSilver Valley Trailhead ConnectorGood walking trail. Great for beginners. ...
      Jul 13, 2019 @ 7:04am
      Jul 13, 2019
      user #1812340FranchezcatrailLake Alpine LoopNot a true Blue Trail . This more like a...
      Jul 13, 2019 @ 7:00am
      Jul 13, 2019
      user #1812340FranchezcatrailLake Alpine LoopNot true Blue level skill. This is more like...
      Jul 13, 2019 @ 6:58am
      Jul 13, 2019
      user #503778airsoftesneetoreportOddenn Trail (Upper Rings)Went to ride here until June 22 and trail was...
      Jul 3, 2019 @ 1:17pm
      Jul 3, 2019
      user #1598222KkindredtrailBear Valley to Alpine Lake TrailFun trail with some flow Sections. In great...
      Aug 2, 2018 @ 10:40pm
      Aug 2, 2018

      Local Badges

      • By dhtahoe2010 & contributors
      • Admins: SBTS, TheAngryTomato, BVTS
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