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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: National Forest
      Land Manager: USFS
      Big Meadows Parking google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 3
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      • 4

      Region Status
      Open as of Jun 16, 2024

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      14
      Trails Mountain Bike
      12
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Horse
      14
      Trails Hike
      14
      Trails Trail Running
      14
      Total Distance
      34 miles
      Total Descent
      6,977 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,474 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,988 ft
      Reports
      179
      Photos
      177
      Ridden Counter
      1,948

      Photos of Meiss Country Mountain Bike

      62 |
      Sep 4, 2023 @ 9:03am
      Sep 4, 2023
      3 |
      Aug 21, 2023 @ 3:04am
      Aug 21, 2023
      41 |
      Sep 7, 2020 @ 2:04pm
      Sep 7, 2020
      34 |
      Sep 7, 2020 @ 2:03pm
      Sep 7, 2020
      259 |
      Aug 1, 2019 @ 4:29pm
      Aug 1, 2019
      454 |
      Mar 20, 2017 @ 11:23pm
      Mar 20, 2017
      412 |
      Mar 20, 2017 @ 11:23pm
      Mar 20, 2017
      190 |
      Jan 11, 2015 @ 10:36pm
      Jan 11, 2015

      Videos of Meiss Country Mountain Bike

      Christmas Valley Trail / Lake Tahoe, CA / MTB
      13:28 | 123 | Aug 29, 2023 , Meyers
      youtuber Decending a BRUTAL climb - Toad's Wild Ride to...
      13:16 | 142 | Aug 4, 2023 , Meyers
      youtuber CHRISTMAS VALLEY A TAHOE CLASSIC : WHAT TO...
      16:29 | 187 | Oct 6, 2022 , Meyers
      Tahoe Rim Trail: Meiss Meadow / Lake Tahoe / MTB
      8:54 | 107 | Sep 19, 2022 , Meyers
      youtuber Christmas Valley (Mountain Biking) South Lake...
      20:18 | 253 | Aug 5, 2022 , Meyers
      youtuber Hawley Grade (Mountain Biking) South Lake Tahoe
      13:01 | 391 | Aug 3, 2022 , Meyers
      youtuber IF YOU HAVE ONE RIDE IN TAHOE
      10:36 | 280 | Jul 11, 2022 , Meyers
      Hawley Grade Trail / Meyers | South Lake Tahoe...
      7:39 | 102 | Nov 20, 2021 , Meyers

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Tahoe Rim Trail (Big Meadow)
      Jun 16, 2024 @ 6:28pm
      Jun 16, 2024
      UnknownAevindZ6Pb6SHike Brush forest fire started today near...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      itsmattsoriariddentrailactivity #54624823 and 2 more
      Jun 24, 2024 @ 7:40am
      1 hours
      limit1992wishlisttrailactivity #54577615
      Jun 23, 2024 @ 9:35am
      23 hours
      Bd5HxSwishlisttrailactivity #54434425
      Jun 20, 2024 @ 12:54pm
      Jun 20, 2024
      iyathirdy68riddentrailactivity #54423673 and 1 more
      Jun 20, 2024 @ 8:45am
      Jun 20, 2024
      katewessels58wishlisttrailactivity #54262439
      Jun 17, 2024 @ 12:18am
      Jun 17, 2024

      Recent Comments

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      MutigentrailDardanelles TrailTotally worth the out and back if y ou are not...
      Jan 11, 2024 @ 5:08pm
      Jan 11, 2024
      JohnThralltrailChristmas Valley TrailJust saw that my 'Alternates' contributions...
      Nov 22, 2023 @ 4:40pm
      Nov 22, 2023
      GuyRamirezreportTahoe Rim Trail (Big Meadow)Getting to Darnell lake doable? The stream is...
      Aug 2, 2023 @ 4:03pm
      Aug 2, 2023
      daniel0bergmanreportTahoe Rim Trail (Big Meadow)Were you able to ride through big meadows?
      Jun 29, 2023 @ 9:40pm
      Jun 29, 2023
      kylealexrtrailTahoe Rim Trail (Big Meadow)Still too wet to ride as of today, needs at...
      Jun 29, 2023 @ 3:49pm
      Jun 29, 2023

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Luther Pass 3 11.2 km
      Hope Valley 1 14.9 km
      Kirkwood Mountain Resort 6 16 76 km
      Meyers Urban Trails 28 106.5 km
      Carson Spur 47.3 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1220 miles4,134 ft11 miles1,959 ft
      #1,841#9901731791821
      E-Bike25 miles1,237 ft4 miles2,264 ft
      12561
      Horse1434 miles6,978 ft18 miles2,474 ft
      #84#69138
      Hike1434 miles6,978 ft18 miles2,474 ft
      #1,409#877417913172
      Trail Running1434 miles6,978 ft18 miles2,474 ft
      #1,412#875179532
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