close
3D
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Partial
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (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%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
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
Contribute Details
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
Max Vehicle Width
inches
US Cell Coverage
Legend
cell carrier legend

Radar Time
x Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
  • Snowmobile
Winter Trails
Warning A routing network for winter maps does not exist. Selecting trails using the winter trails layer has been disabled.
x Missing Trails
Most Popular
Least Popular
Trails are colored based on popularity. The more popular a trail is, the more red. Less popular trails trend towards green.
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
Trails Deemphasized
Trails are shown in grey.
disable
Only show trails with NO bikes.
enable

Save the current map location and zoom level as your default home location whenever this page is loaded.

Save
      No description for Powerline has been added yet! Login or register to submit one.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: National Forest
      Land Manager: USFS Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit
      Parking google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of May 26, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      10
      Trails Mountain Bike
      10
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Horse
      10
      Trails Hike
      10
      Trails Trail Running
      10
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Total Distance
      14 miles
      Total Descent
      1,811 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,549 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,844 ft
      Reports
      189
      Photos
      81
      Ridden Counter
      1,599

      Photos of Powerline Mountain Bike

      19 |
      Sep 30, 2023 @ 2:23pm
      Sep 30, 2023
      8 |
      Jun 27, 2023 @ 7:12pm
      Jun 27, 2023
      43 |
      Jun 27, 2023 @ 7:12pm
      Jun 27, 2023
      44 |
      Jun 27, 2023 @ 7:12pm
      Jun 27, 2023
      40 |
      Jun 27, 2023 @ 7:11pm
      Jun 27, 2023
      40 |
      Jun 27, 2023 @ 7:11pm
      Jun 27, 2023
      30 |
      Jul 12, 2022 @ 3:03pm
      Jul 12, 2022
      72 |
      Aug 1, 2021 @ 10:16pm
      Aug 1, 2021

      Videos of Powerline Mountain Bike

      Powerline
      3:21 | 448 | Mar 4, 2012
      RAW Cold Creek MTB Trail - South Lake Tahoe, CA 4K
      12:10 | 2 | Jun 16, 2024 , South Lake Tahoe
      Cold Creek / South Lake Tahoe, CA / MTB
      8:07 | 15 | Jun 4, 2024 , South Lake Tahoe
      Squirrel flies again!
      0:17 | 513 | Nov 14, 2009
      Cold Creek / South Lake Tahoe / MTB / 4K
      10:40 | 150 | Nov 29, 2021 , South Lake Tahoe
      Mountain Biking Brown Pow on Cold Creek Trail
      4:53 | 228 | Jul 6, 2021 , South Lake Tahoe
      How To Mountain Bike Cold Creek Trail
      20:42 | 623 | Jul 6, 2020 , South Lake Tahoe
      Lake Tahoe - Monument, Cold Creek and TRT High...
      13:22 | 281 | Sep 15, 2019 , South Lake Tahoe

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      iyathirdy68riddentrailactivity #54424794
      Jun 20, 2024 @ 9:11am
      5 hours
      bosh7wishlistrouteactivity #54408869
      Jun 19, 2024 @ 10:30pm
      16 hours
      L6w8JL0iriddentrailactivity #54347731 and 1 more
      Jun 18, 2024 @ 5:46pm
      2 days
      trailtubeaddvideoactivity #54250247
      Jun 16, 2024 @ 5:36pm
      Jun 16, 2024
      kirill-konshinriddentrailactivity #54241380
      Jun 16, 2024 @ 2:16pm
      Jun 16, 2024

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      SikeMotrailHigh Meadows RoadHorrendously steep, if I'm being honest.
      May 24, 2024 @ 10:01pm
      May 24, 2024
      GBeardtrailCold Creek Trail (Upper)Whoever keeps cutting B-Lines in the trail...
      Jul 2, 2022 @ 1:41am
      Jul 2, 2022
      Kvaughan12trailHigh Meadows RoadUnpleasant is the perfect word for this road
      Jul 22, 2021 @ 2:17pm
      Jul 22, 2021
      dborgiatrailCold Creek Trail (Upper)May 5,2021 good to go up to high meadows.
      May 6, 2021 @ 6:43pm
      May 6, 2021
      geckodudestrailColumbine Trail ConnectorThis is a pretty brutal climb!
      Jun 27, 2020 @ 12:59am
      Jun 27, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      SLT Urban Trails 22 11.6 km
      Hartoonian Trails 271.8 km
      Corral 3 4 22.2 km
      Freel High Country 5 53.4 km
      Van Sickle 1 3 13.9 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1014 miles1,811 ft5 miles1,549 ft
      #1,998#1,0727818611,083
      E-Bike24 miles374 ft1 mile1,394 ft
      #1,425#4101291180
      Horse1014 miles1,811 ft5 miles1,549 ft
      127
      Hike1014 miles1,811 ft5 miles1,549 ft
      #1,540#9463186385
      Trail Running1014 miles1,811 ft5 miles1,549 ft
      #1,540#941186183
      Dirtbike/Moto14,285 ft197 ft2,789 ft164 ft
      86
      ATV/ORV/OHV14,285 ft197 ft2,789 ft164 ft
      86
      • By TheAngryTomato TRAILFORKS & contributors
      • Admins: TAMBA, TRTA
      • #46663 - 1,211 views

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