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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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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
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  • < 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
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  • Description
  • Photos
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  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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Radar Time
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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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • 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.

      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.
      Links
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 4
      • 17
      • 14
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of Oct 30, 2020

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      36
      Trails Mountain Bike
      36
      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
      134
      Photos
      62
      Ridden Counter
      797

      Photos of Bear Valley Mountain Bike

      8 |
      Oct 18, 2020 @ 10:37pm
      Oct 18, 2020
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      Oct 18, 2020 @ 10:37pm
      Oct 18, 2020
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      Oct 18, 2020 @ 10:37pm
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      18 |
      Oct 18, 2020 @ 10:37pm
      Oct 18, 2020

      Videos of Bear Valley Mountain Bike

      Riding Bear Valley blind |  First tracks on...
      trail: The Rings
      3:52 | 17 | Dec 19, 2020 , Bear Valley
      Riding Bear Valley blind |  First tracks on...
      3:52 | 24 | Dec 19, 2020 , Bear Valley
      YouTube
      2:36 | 314 | Jun 12, 2020 , Bear Valley
      RINGS TRAIL | BEAR VALLEY, CA
      trail: The Rings
      2:33 | 297 | Jun 10, 2020 , Bear Valley

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Upper Tamarack Trail
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 10:20am
      Sep 27, 2020
      DryPeterjcook
      Lower Tamarack
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 10:20am
      Sep 27, 2020
      DryPeterjcook
      Mosquito Lake to Stanislaus Meadow
      Sep 2, 2020 @ 10:44am
      Sep 2, 2020
      DryPeterjcook
      Lake Alpine Loop (Southwest Segment)
      Sep 2, 2020 @ 10:44am
      Sep 2, 2020
      DryPeterjcookFun section with a few tricky Rocky parts...
      Cow Camp Trail
      Aug 15, 2020 @ 1:28pm
      Aug 15, 2020
      DrylokiriderA couple of trees down, but rideable both...
      Wolfe-Bray
      Aug 15, 2020 @ 1:12pm
      Aug 15, 2020
      DrylokiriderTrail logged and brushed. Needs some...
      Lake Alpine Loop (Bypass Section)
      Jul 31, 2020 @ 7:05pm
      Jul 31, 2020
      Drypinklemon Riding nicely, getting a little dusty but...
      Emigrant Trail
      Jul 12, 2020 @ 1:30pm
      Jul 12, 2020
      DrystevecolenReally great decent, a bit too dry to climb.
      Rodeo Clown
      Jul 11, 2020 @ 8:46am
      Jul 11, 2020
      DryGWiz CCCMB Almost doesn't exist anymore. No one is...
      Oddenn Trail (Upper Rings)
      Jun 17, 2020 @ 6:59am
      Jun 17, 2020
      Snow Coveredmjpelle

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #818427hazzozwishlisttrailBee Gulch Trail and 1 more
      Jan 27, 2021 @ 8:23pm
      Jan 27, 2021
      user #1403595Miles41riddentrailCape Horn
      Jan 6, 2021 @ 10:42am
      Jan 6, 2021
      user #491277somepeteguyaddvideoRiding Bear Valley blind | First tracks on Bee Gulch and The Rings and 1 more
      Dec 19, 2020 @ 8:40pm
      Dec 19, 2020
      user #2384386jguignardriddentrailElusive Trail and 1 more
      Nov 1, 2020 @ 7:50pm
      Nov 1, 2020
      user #2463003Stevo295addphoto in My City and 3 more
      Oct 18, 2020 @ 10:37pm
      Oct 18, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      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
      user #2390177PeterjcookreportRodeo ClownExciting hike a bike adventure, good luck!
      Sep 1, 2020 @ 8:41pm
      Sep 1, 2020
      user #1496632RachfritrailReal Reba Pack TrailThis is a steep road that is super dusty. It...
      Aug 20, 2020 @ 3:48pm
      Aug 20, 2020

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike3655 miles12,877 ft32 miles2,113 ft
      #2,365#96562134780
      E-Bike37 miles1,050 ft3 miles1,076 ft
      #1,186#23710213
      Hike3655 miles12,877 ft32 miles2,113 ft
      #1,978#89613494
      Trail Running3655 miles12,877 ft32 miles2,113 ft
      #1,976#89513419
      ATV/ORV/OHV11 mile492 ft1 mile492 ft
      82
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