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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
  • 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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      The Carson Valley is located due east of South Lake Tahoe and south of Nevada's Capitol Carson City.
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 12
      • 1
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 6, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      16
      Trails Mountain Bike
      16
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      16
      Trails Trail Running
      16
      Trails Horse
      1
      Total Distance
      38 miles
      Total Descent
      9,442 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,089 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,469 ft
      Reports
      44
      Photos
      30
      Ridden Counter
      792
      Sub Regions

      Popular Carson Valley Mountain Biking Trails

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      Sierra Canyon Trail
      Genoa
      Genoa Canyon Trail
      Genoa
      Pinyon Trail
      Minden
      Discovery Trail
      Genoa
      Lower Sierra Canyon
      Genoa
      Lower Discovery Trail
      Genoa
      Sandy Trail
      Fay-Luther Trail System
      Interpretive Loop
      Fay-Luther Trail System
      Lonesome Trail
      Fay-Luther Trail System
      Valley View Loop
      Fay-Luther Trail System
      BlueStone
      Yerington
      Fay-Luther/Jobs Peak Ranch
      Minden
      Interpretive Loop
      Minden
      Luther Creek Spur
      Fay-Luther Trail System
      To Road's End
      Fay-Luther Trail System

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 33 miles avg distance

      Photos of Carson Valley Mountain Bike

      28 |
      Jun 29, 2019 @ 6:08am
      Jun 29, 2019
      46 |
      Jun 7, 2019 @ 3:35pm
      Jun 7, 2019
      43 |
      May 28, 2019 @ 6:34pm
      May 28, 2019
      30 |
      May 28, 2019 @ 6:34pm
      May 28, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1963232IanmahaffeywishlisttrailPinyon Trail
      Oct 22, 2019 @ 10:31am
      23 hours
      user #1580036FrugalexriddentrailSierra Canyon Trail
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 10:37am
      Oct 10, 2019
      user #625417MTNRIDER06addreportLower Discovery Trail
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 6:09pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      user #648878climberevanaddreportSierra Canyon Trail
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 5:35pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      user #978086gasman1addreportSierra Canyon Trail
      Oct 1, 2019 @ 10:31pm
      Oct 1, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #836569wilecoyote65reportGenoa Canyon TrailTrail clear of debris and snow to the road up...
      Jun 8, 2019 @ 5:27am
      Jun 8, 2019
      user #648878climberevantrailSierra Canyon TrailNeeds more switchbacks. ;)
      Apr 21, 2019 @ 9:13am
      Apr 21, 2019
      user #1312198BDemps4trailGenoa Canyon TrailThe switchback here are no joke! If you do...
      Jul 4, 2018 @ 11:09pm
      Jul 4, 2018
      user #1312198BDemps4trailPinyon TrailGreat trail, just watch out for hikers and horses.
      May 30, 2018 @ 4:49pm
      May 30, 2018
      user #260145tannerdtrailPinyon TrailTrail is in great shape as usual
      Jun 4, 2017 @ 7:02am
      Jun 4, 2017
      • By carloBio CVTA & contributors
      • Admins: jpmcghee, cemoorelife, 702xventures, pedrodelmonte
      • #18931 - 709 views

      Downloading of trail gps tracks in kml & gpx formats is enabled for Carson Valley.
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