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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
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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 intendid 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

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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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      Caution on Oct 25, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,734
      State Ranking
      #121
      Trails (view details)
      30
      Trails Mountain Bike
      30
      Trails E-Bike
      3
      Trails Hike
      30
      Trails Trail Running
      30
      Total Distance
      56 miles
      Total Descent
      13,191 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,128 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,605 ft
      Reports
      81
      Photos
      25
      Ridden Counter
      139

      Photos of Bear Valley Mountain Bike

      trail: Granite Slab
      26 |
      Jun 6, 2018 @ 7:41pm
      Jun 6, 2018
      Granite Slab, Bear Valley
      30 |
      Feb 20, 2018 @ 9:30pm
      Feb 20, 2018
      Oddenn Trail (Upper Rings)
      29 |
      Feb 20, 2018 @ 9:30pm
      Feb 20, 2018
      Oddenn Trail (Upper Rings)
      trail: The Rings
      46 |
      Feb 20, 2018 @ 9:30pm
      Feb 20, 2018
      The Rings, My City
      more photos »

      Videos of Bear Valley Mountain Bike

      Start of Cape Horn to Lake Alpine Trail
      trail: Cape Horn
      38 | Oct 25, 2018 , Bear Valley
      more videos »

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1598222KkindredtrailBear Valley to Alpine Lake TrailFun trail with some flow Sections. In great...
      Aug 2, 2018 @ 10:40pm
      Aug 2, 2018
      user #1598222KkindredtrailUpper Tamarack TrailThe granite slabs are fun to ride and it’s a...
      Aug 2, 2018 @ 10:38pm
      Aug 2, 2018
      user #1598222KkindredtrailLower TamarackBeautiful scenery but the trail needs some TLC.
      Aug 2, 2018 @ 10:36pm
      Aug 2, 2018
      user #1598222KkindredtrailCape HornGood short trail. Technical for the first few...
      Aug 2, 2018 @ 10:34pm
      Aug 2, 2018
      user #529591DrRenntrailOddenn Trail (Upper Rings)This route is not upper rings, it’s the old...
      Jul 29, 2018 @ 12:57pm
      Jul 29, 2018
      more »

      Recent Activity

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #356786GWizupdatetrailThree Creeks Section of Lake Alpine Loop and 2 more
      Mar 5, 2019 @ 4:31pm
      Mar 5, 2019
      user #611761markhollowayupdatetrailLower Tamarack
      Jan 24, 2019 @ 1:37pm
      Jan 24, 2019
      user #611761markhollowayupdatetrailThree Creeks
      Jan 8, 2019 @ 3:11pm
      Jan 8, 2019
      user #356786GWizaddridelogNov 20, 2018 ride log
      Nov 20, 2018 @ 1:10pm
      Nov 20, 2018
      user #1345797DTFeveraddridelogNov 16, 2018 ride log
      Nov 18, 2018 @ 4:00am
      Nov 18, 2018
      view more »

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      • By dhtahoe2010 & contributors
      • Admins: SBTS, TheAngryTomato, BVTS
      • #19052 - 2,927 views

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