close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • 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 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

LEGEND
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
  • 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

      Popular Trail Networks

      title
      Alpine Meadows 1 9 3
      Tahoe Cross Country 28 10 2
      Mount Watson 9 22 13 5
      Kings Beach 14 18 7 3
      Paige Meadows 28 8 2
      view all areas »
      No description for Placer County has been added yet! Login or register to submit one.
      Region Details
      • 163
      • 23
      • 138
      • 146
      • 85
      • 15

      Region Status
      Caution as of 1 days

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      704
      Trails Mountain Bike
      581
      Trails E-Bike
      72
      Trails Hike
      557
      Trails Trail Running
      556
      Trails Horse
      204
      Trails Dirtbike
      50
      Trails Observed Trials
      31
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      39
      Trails Snowmobile
      6
      Trails Snowshoe
      3
      Trails Downhill Ski
      107
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      7
      Trails Nordic Ski
      16
      Total Distance
      725 miles
      Total Descent
      182,354 ft
      Total Vertical
      9,486 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      9,555 ft
      Reports
      1,629
      Photos
      1,721
      Ridden Counter
      35,711

      Popular Placer County Mountain Biking Trails

      statustitledifficultyrating
      Confluence Trail
      Auburn State Recreation Area
      Culvert Trail
      Auburn State Recreation Area
      Clementine Trail
      Auburn State Recreation Area
      Lake Clementine Rd.
      Auburn State Recreation Area
      Foresthill Connector Trail
      Auburn State Recreation Area
      Foresthill Divide Trail
      Auburn State Recreation Area
      TRT: Painted Rock Connector
      Mount Watson
      Western States Trail (Three Bridges)
      Mount Watson
      Center Trail
      Granite Bay
      Upper Green
      Tahoe Cross Country
      S.S. Wallternate
      Mount Watson
      Tahoe Rim Trail (Fire and Ice)
      Mount Watson
      Dotons Point
      Granite Bay
      Woop-dee-doo
      Tahoe Cross Country
      Tahoe Rim Trail (Painted Rock)
      Mount Watson

      Placer County Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Tahoe City Tahoe Rim Trail Loop (4 Hours)
      Tahoe Cross Country
      19 miles
      Glass Mountain/ Bike Path Loop
      Squaw Valley
      14 miles
      Auburn basic loop
      Auburn State Recreation Area
      7 miles
      Kings Beach DH
      Kings Beach
      7 miles
      Rock Creek NW sector Epic
      Placer County
      23 miles
      Tahoe XC to Rim Trail & down Powerline
      Tahoe Cross Country
      14 miles
      Markleeville to Downieville: Complete
      Tahoe
      193 miles
      Big Cross Country Loop from Olympic Bike Shop
      Tahoe Cross Country
      12 miles
      Tahoe XC Big Easy Miles Loop
      Tahoe Cross Country
      11 miles
      Rusty's/Flintstones Loop
      Paige Meadows
      7 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 27 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 271 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance

      Photos of Placer County Mountain Bike

      1 |
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 5:21pm
      3 days
      1 |
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 5:20pm
      3 days
      68 |
      Apr 11, 2018 @ 10:03pm
      Apr 11, 2018
      114 |
      May 9, 2017 @ 6:57am
      May 9, 2017

      Videos of Placer County Mountain Bike

      Folsom Lake
      2:57 | 57 | Sep 4, 2019
      Tahoe Rim Trail lower Watson Creek
      1:28 | 10 | Jul 28, 2019
      Granite Bay
      1:00 | 76 | Jun 6, 2018
      Squaw Flat Trail
      trail: Squaw Flat
      2:43 | 119 | Jan 14, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Sky Ridge
      Folsom
      Oct 16, 2019 @ 7:32am
      Oct 16, 2019
      DryclbikeI edited name to Sky Ridge which is name...
      Rim Connector
      Tahoe City
      Oct 11, 2019 @ 6:05pm
      Oct 11, 2019
      Unknownjustbobas far as I can tell this trail does not...
      Tahoe Rim Trail (Twin Peaks)
      Ward Canyon
      Oct 5, 2019 @ 11:31am
      Oct 5, 2019
      Snow CoveredVinnyl26

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1787748JohnnyTrekFuelEXwishlisttrailCulvert Trail
      Oct 23, 2019 @ 12:06am
      6 hours
      user #1963509AbertwishlisttrailQuarry Trail
      Oct 22, 2019 @ 5:25pm
      13 hours
      user #1732163theunknowncustodianwishlisttrailSilver Fork DH and 1 more
      Oct 22, 2019 @ 12:07am
      1 days
      user #1922279JaredmcclintockaddreportForesthill Connector Trail
      Oct 21, 2019 @ 10:15pm
      1 days
      user #1620374DaisydelaaddkarmaWard Canyon
      Oct 21, 2019 @ 2:51pm
      2 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1188409CdfoxreportSky RidgeThe trail is open but has significant amounts...
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 7:10pm
      Oct 14, 2019
      user #893671bikin5150trailStanford Rock Summit TrailGreat trail and the new peak section makes it...
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 6:41pm
      Oct 13, 2019
      user #1325309PercysototrailForesthill Divide TrailClockwise is a better direction. That way you...
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 1:46pm
      Oct 13, 2019
      user #1232575Cgreen5150trail5150 TrailFun short ripper off of Squirel that takes you...
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 9:37pm
      Oct 12, 2019
      user #1418395MisterDirtPawstrailStanford Rock Summit TrailNew TAMBA volunteer build days have been...
      Oct 11, 2019 @ 8:20pm
      Oct 11, 2019

      Local Badges

      • By brenthillier NSMBA TRAILFORKS Plus & contributors
      • Admins: CAMTB, ericfoltz, jpmcghee, brianpetry, SBTS, TheAngryTomato
      • #7910 - 2,873 views
      • placer county activity log | embed map of Placer County mountain bike trails | placer county mountain biking points of interest
      • subscribe 3d map donate to earn trail karma!

      Downloading of trail gps tracks in kml & gpx formats is enabled for Placer County.
      You must login to download files.