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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 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
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • 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
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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Region Details
      • 13
      • 1
      • 5
      • 3
      • 18
      • 5


      Caution on Aug 13, 2019
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      TDLT
      (tdlandtrust.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #4,315
      State Ranking
      #207
      Trails (view details)
      49
      Trails Mountain Bike
      45
      Trails E-Bike
      3
      Trails Hike
      46
      Trails Trail Running
      46
      Trails Horse
      32
      Trails Dirtbike
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Total Distance
      66 miles
      Total Descent
      12,220 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,070 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,039 ft
      Reports
      59
      Photos
      48
      Ridden Counter
      851

      Photos of Donner Summit Mountain Bike

      trail: Picnic Spur
      8 |
      Oct 18, 2018 @ 6:54pm
      Oct 18, 2018
      41 |
      Sep 29, 2018 @ 12:07am
      Sep 29, 2018
      24 |
      Sep 29, 2018 @ 12:07am
      Sep 29, 2018
      24 |
      Sep 29, 2018 @ 12:07am
      Sep 29, 2018

      Videos of Donner Summit Mountain Bike

      Tahoe Trip 2013
      5:04 | 833 | Aug 17, 2013
      Hole in the Ground Trail Initial DH
      1:04 | 271 | Aug 16, 2013
      youtuber Hole In The Ground (Truckee, CA) Mountain Biking
      433 | Nov 2, 2017 , Truckee
      youtuber Mountain Biking Hole in the Ground (Truckee)
      335 | Apr 18, 2017 , Truckee

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Castle Peak West Trail
      Aug 13, 2019 @ 12:37pm
      Aug 13, 2019
      Dryamilio23Hike Very dry and loose. Lots of butterflies
      Hole in the Ground
      Aug 8, 2019 @ 9:12pm
      Aug 8, 2019
      DryMitchshaw Not sure conditions could be much better....
      South Shore Connector Road
      Jul 29, 2019 @ 11:55am
      Jul 29, 2019
      DryRtretheweyLoose rocks in several places, mostly...
      Emigrant Trail
      Jul 14, 2019 @ 7:56pm
      Jul 14, 2019
      Snow CoveredkgeorgesonCovered in snow and in disrepair from the...
      Castle Valley Road (FR 080-50)
      Jul 6, 2019 @ 11:59am
      Jul 6, 2019
      Snow Coveredp-lBeginning to thaw, but looks like it...
      Later Lincoln Highway Trail
      Jun 25, 2019 @ 12:59pm
      Jun 25, 2019
      Dryjseaton884
      Beaver Pond Connector
      Jun 25, 2019 @ 12:59pm
      Jun 25, 2019
      Dryjseaton884
      Lower Beaver Pond
      Jun 19, 2019 @ 12:16pm
      Jun 19, 2019
      DryRtrethewey
      Bunny Hill Drive
      Nov 17, 2018 @ 10:22am
      Nov 17, 2018
      DryToyoter91
      Castle Valley Road North (FR 080-50)
      Nov 17, 2018 @ 10:22am
      Nov 17, 2018
      DryToyoter91

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1375526ShonGiffinaddridelogAug 16, 2019 ride log
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 8:07pm
      19 hours
      user #955813jasonhansfordaddridelogAug 16, 2019 ride log
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 12:41pm
      1 days
      user #1829210pconnolly262addridelogAug 15, 2019 ride log
      Aug 15, 2019 @ 8:20pm
      2 days
      user #511145FerdriddentrailHole in the Ground
      Aug 15, 2019 @ 3:57pm
      2 days
      user #586723JameyPaddridelogAug 15, 2019 ride log
      Aug 15, 2019 @ 1:31pm
      2 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1444550dlevygeotrailEmigrant TrailBest part of this trail is the few hundred...
      Jul 27, 2019 @ 4:58pm
      Jul 27, 2019
      user #1855508kgeorgesontrailEmigrant TrailHecka snow, mosquitos, and fallen trees....
      Jul 14, 2019 @ 7:57pm
      Jul 14, 2019
      user #1774306RtretheweytrailSouth Shore Connector RoadHeavy snow still at around 1.4 miles...
      Jun 19, 2019 @ 4:10pm
      Jun 19, 2019
      user #244745TheAngryTomatotrailHole in the GroundIt's all ride-able ;)
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 8:03am
      Oct 20, 2018
      user #1414316MockgtrailHole in the GroundThe trail difficulty has been revised and the...
      Oct 19, 2018 @ 9:32pm
      Oct 19, 2018

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Donner Lake Rim Trail 2 8 12 km
      Coldstream Canyon 4 4 23.2 km
      Royal Gorge 21 23 8 13.5 km
      Tahoe Donner 19 46 34.4 km
      Sawtooth 2 16 56.8 km

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