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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: National Forest
      Land Manager: USFS Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit
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      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of May 5, 2022
      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
      161
      Photos
      64
      Ridden Counter
      718

      Photos of Powerline Mountain Bike

      9 |
      Jul 12, 2022 @ 3:03pm
      Jul 12, 2022
      40 |
      Aug 1, 2021 @ 10:16pm
      Aug 1, 2021
      96 |
      Aug 15, 2020 @ 6:10pm
      Aug 15, 2020
      70 |
      Aug 15, 2020 @ 6:10pm
      Aug 15, 2020
      119 |
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 3:37pm
      Aug 1, 2020
      100 |
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 3:37pm
      Aug 1, 2020
      86 |
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 3:37pm
      Aug 1, 2020
      85 |
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 3:37pm
      Aug 1, 2020

      Videos of Powerline Mountain Bike

      Powerline
      3:21 | 424 | Mar 4, 2012
      Cold Creek Trail / South Lake Tahoe, CA / MTB
      12:52 | 110 | Jul 11, 2022 , South Lake Tahoe
      Squirrel flies again!
      0:17 | 497 | Nov 14, 2009
      Cold Creek / South Lake Tahoe / MTB / 4K
      10:40 | 87 | Nov 29, 2021 , South Lake Tahoe
      Mountain Biking Brown Pow on Cold Creek Trail
      4:53 | 153 | Jul 6, 2021 , South Lake Tahoe
      How To Mountain Bike Cold Creek Trail
      20:42 | 471 | Jul 6, 2020 , South Lake Tahoe
      Lake Tahoe - Monument, Cold Creek and TRT High...
      13:22 | 241 | Sep 15, 2019 , South Lake Tahoe
      Lake Tahoe - Monument and TRT High Meadows
      13:22 | 303 | Sep 15, 2019 , South Lake Tahoe

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2593193uphillbothwaysriddentrailCold Creek Trail (Upper)
      Mar 17, 2023 @ 6:30pm
      Mar 17, 2023
      user #2595139kirill-konshinriddentrailPowerline Trail and 2 more
      Jan 14, 2023 @ 11:04pm
      Jan 14, 2023
      user #2061559gwisdalajwishlisttrailCold Creek Trail (Lower) and 1 more
      Dec 27, 2022 @ 8:29pm
      Dec 27, 2022
      user #2611138RJOURNEYwishlisttrailCold Creek Trail (Upper)
      Nov 17, 2022 @ 8:06pm
      Nov 17, 2022
      user #3017543Kirby09wishlistrouteStar Freel Peak Armstrong loop
      Oct 22, 2022 @ 4:50pm
      Oct 22, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #779796GBeardtrailCold Creek Trail (Upper)Whoever keeps cutting B-Lines in the trail...
      Jul 2, 2022 @ 1:41am
      Jul 2, 2022
      user #2697492Kvaughan12trailHigh Meadows RoadUnpleasant is the perfect word for this road
      Jul 22, 2021 @ 2:17pm
      Jul 22, 2021
      user #1911180brattydantrailCold Creek Trail (Upper)May 5,2021 good to go up to high meadows.
      May 6, 2021 @ 6:43pm
      May 6, 2021
      user #2109967geckodudestrailColumbine Trail ConnectorThis is a pretty brutal climb!
      Jun 27, 2020 @ 12:59am
      Jun 27, 2020
      user #1540574EasymzmtrailAl Tahoe ConnectorA short green trail.
      Apr 22, 2020 @ 11:13pm
      Apr 22, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      SLT Urban Trails 14 11.6 km
      Hartoonian Trails 241.8 km
      Corral 3 4 22.2 km
      Freel High Country 5 53.4 km
      Van Sickle 1 43.9 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1014 miles1,811 ft5 miles1,549 ft
      #1,981#1,049691581510
      E-Bike24 miles374 ft1 mile1,394 ft
      #1,553#397122152
      Horse1014 miles1,811 ft5 miles1,549 ft
      105
      Hike1014 miles1,811 ft5 miles1,549 ft
      #1,532#926158356
      Trail Running1014 miles1,811 ft5 miles1,549 ft
      #1,535#923158129
      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 - 617 views

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