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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Land Status: National Forest
      Bear Lake Trailhead google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 13
      • 11
      • 22
      • 3

      Region Status
      Open as of May 24, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      51
      Trails Mountain Bike
      49
      Trails E-Bike
      5
      Trails Horse
      46
      Trails Hike
      51
      Trails Trail Running
      51
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Total Distance
      91 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      33 miles
      Total Descent
      12,007 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,648 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,750 ft
      Reports
      46
      Photos
      24
      Ridden Counter
      3,283

      Photos of Lakes Basin Mountain Bike

      13 |
      Sep 6, 2022 @ 12:10am
      Sep 6, 2022
      86 |
      Jan 5, 2020 @ 6:32pm
      Jan 5, 2020
      194 |
      Oct 4, 2019 @ 7:47pm
      Oct 4, 2019
      178 |
      Oct 4, 2019 @ 7:46pm
      Oct 4, 2019
      182 |
      Oct 4, 2019 @ 7:46pm
      Oct 4, 2019
      165 |
      Jun 29, 2017 @ 12:31pm
      Jun 29, 2017
      162 |
      Jun 29, 2017 @ 12:31pm
      Jun 29, 2017
      183 |
      Jun 29, 2017 @ 12:31pm
      Jun 29, 2017

      Videos of Lakes Basin Mountain Bike

      mount washington bikepark
      32 | Sep 22, 2021
      youtuber More Trails at Lakes Basin (Graeagle, CA)...
      13:13 | 415 | Aug 9, 2020 , Graeagle
      youtuber Lakes Basin (Graeagle, CA) Mountain Biking
      19:59 | 330 | Aug 4, 2020 , Graeagle
      youtuber Mount Elwell Mobbin
      11:33 | 1019 | Nov 21, 2018 , Graeagle
      Mt Elwell | Mtn Bike | Graeagle, CA
      2:01 | 722 | Sep 8, 2018 , Graeagle

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2061559gwisdalajwishlisttrailMount Elwell Peak Trail
      Dec 24, 2022 @ 11:07pm
      Dec 24, 2022
      user #2516653pinedrivewishlistrouteMills Peak Shuttle - Mt. Elwell Descent
      Dec 21, 2022 @ 7:28am
      Dec 21, 2022
      user #2765929em000wishlistrouteJamison Creek Loop
      Dec 1, 2022 @ 1:51pm
      Dec 1, 2022
      user #2516653pinedrivewishlistrouteJamison Creek Loop
      Nov 27, 2022 @ 7:42am
      Nov 27, 2022
      user #1038512Magic-FoxwishlistregionLakes Basin
      Nov 22, 2022 @ 7:07pm
      Nov 22, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1949538patricksandquisttrailIroquois TrailThe route is correct, steep fire road up
      Nov 6, 2022 @ 5:50pm
      Nov 6, 2022
      user #1199497banzaibrookstrailMount Ewell Peak Trail (PCT to Silver)Very enjoyable descent
      Oct 4, 2022 @ 9:19pm
      Oct 4, 2022
      user #1199497banzaibrookstrailSmith Lake Trail (Trailhead to Ewell)An E-Bikers perspective: After initial climb,...
      Oct 4, 2022 @ 9:17pm
      Oct 4, 2022
      user #1199497banzaibrookstrailSilver Lake Trail (Ewell to Mud Lake)to access Mt Elwell or Jamison Creek
      Oct 4, 2022 @ 9:14pm
      Oct 4, 2022
      user #1199497banzaibrookstrailSilver Lake Trail (Ewell to Mud Lake)An E-Bikers perspective: Loved, loved, loveed...
      Oct 4, 2022 @ 9:13pm
      Oct 4, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Mills Peak 1 63.1 km
      Plumas Eureka State Park 2 13.9 km
      Madora Lake 25.1 km
      Grouse Ridge 3 4 10 423.2 km
      South Park 2 10 323.5 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike4968 miles7,733 ft22 miles3,648 ft
      #3,987#1,82424453583
      E-Bike510 miles764 ft3 miles1,450 ft
      #3,712#7792357
      Horse4663 miles11,309 ft29 miles3,271 ft
      #198#147231
      Hike5191 miles12,008 ft33 miles3,648 ft
      #3,252#1,67145261
      Trail Running5191 miles12,008 ft33 miles3,648 ft
      #3,261#1,6764527
      Dirtbike/Moto25 miles269 ft1 mile896 ft
      81
      ATV/ORV/OHV25 miles269 ft1 mile896 ft
      81
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