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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • 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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 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
  • Other Other
      Bike Park Closed for Season. Opens on May 25
      Get sidetracked by singletrack, cross country, downhill and other world-class terrain all summer long with an unlimited season pass. Purchase your season pass and get unlimited bike access to not just Northstar, but also Kirkwood, Vail, Breckenridge, & Keystone this summer.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
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      Open on Dec 26, 2018
      Day Ticket
      $58 USD
      Uplift Type
      Chair Lift
      Season start
      May 25
      Season end
      Sep 30

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #175
      State Ranking
      #6
      Trails (view details)
      40
      Trails Mountain Bike
      40
      Trails E-Bike
      40
      Trails Hike
      22
      Trails Trail Running
      22
      Total Distance
      46 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      33 miles
      Total Descent
      17,576 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,409 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,577 ft
      Reports
      125
      Photos
      466
      Ridden Counter
      5,152

      Photos of Northstar California Mountain Bike

      15 |
      Dec 4, 2018 @ 10:39pm
      Dec 4, 2018
      Tahoe Trail Northstar
      17 |
      Dec 4, 2018 @ 10:32pm
      Dec 4, 2018
      Tahoe Trail Northstar
      trail: Speed Control
      142 |
      Dec 5, 2015 @ 8:25pm
      Dec 5, 2015
      Speed Control, Northstar
      trail: Speed Control
      1,822 |
      Feb 8, 2010 @ 6:06pm
      Feb 8, 2010
      | 4 comments Speed Control, Truckee
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      Videos of Northstar California Mountain Bike

      Livewire
      trail: Livewire
      1:43 | 70 | Nov 8, 2018
      Northstar Hooning 2018
      trail: Livewire
      1:00 | 38 | Aug 21, 2018
      sticks and stones
      4:43 | 79 | Aug 16, 2018
      LIVEWIRE RUN
      0:41 | 18 | Jul 29, 2018
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      Northstar California Mountain Bike Routes

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      Tahoe XC
      30 miles

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