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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
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
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
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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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      No description for Downieville has been added yet! Login or register to submit one.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
      Region Details
      • 45
      • 21
      • 20

      Region Status
      Open as of Jul 11, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      86
      Trails Mountain Bike
      86
      Trails E-Bike
      66
      Trails Hike
      85
      Trails Trail Running
      85
      Trails Horse
      67
      Trails Dirtbike
      63
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      47
      Total Distance
      209 miles
      Total Descent
      49,032 ft
      Total Vertical
      6,169 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,485 ft
      Reports
      226
      Photos
      1,040
      Ridden Counter
      10,416

      Photos of Downieville Mountain Bike

      7 |
      Jul 13, 2020 @ 1:22pm
      1 days
      18 |
      May 12, 2020 @ 8:50am
      May 12, 2020
      21 |
      May 12, 2020 @ 8:48am
      May 12, 2020
      34 |
      Feb 24, 2020 @ 1:02am
      Feb 24, 2020

      Videos of Downieville Mountain Bike

      Downieville Waterfall
      0:17 | 176 | Sep 13, 2019
      Attacked by Bees
      0:51 | 60 | Aug 16, 2019
      2018 Downie w titos
      29:19 | 88 | Jun 20, 2018
      Hardstyle @ Downieville
      1:35 | 126 | Oct 1, 2017

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #220324oruwuaddphoto at Butcher Ranch Trail in Downieville, California, United States
      Jul 13, 2020 @ 1:23pm
      1 days
      user #2284955LblondeawishlisttrailGold Valley Rim Trail
      Jul 12, 2020 @ 6:54pm
      2 days
      user #947607schrilcommenttrailLavezzola Creek Trail
      Jul 11, 2020 @ 1:57pm
      Jul 11, 2020
      user #2196005Roscoe58227wishlisttrailNorth Yuba Trail
      Jul 11, 2020 @ 7:18am
      Jul 11, 2020
      user #1943425jjward3addreportButcher Ranch Trail
      Jul 11, 2020 @ 4:55am
      Jul 11, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #947607schriltrailLavezzola Creek TrailThis is a one way trail. Better have your A...
      Jul 11, 2020 @ 1:57pm
      Jul 11, 2020
      user #1293070atfarleytrailFirst DivideI never found the thousand feet of climbing.
      Jun 24, 2020 @ 1:54pm
      Jun 24, 2020
      user #32404smgishot13trailSt Charles HillAmazing trail. One of the best descents in...
      May 27, 2020 @ 5:02pm
      May 27, 2020
      user #810284TheDeadSailortrailSt Charles HillRunning great right now. One easily jump-able...
      Feb 16, 2020 @ 7:41am
      Feb 16, 2020
      user #810284TheDeadSailortrailHalls Ranch TrailSick descent with a few stiff climbs. We...
      Feb 16, 2020 @ 7:40am
      Feb 16, 2020

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