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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: National Forest
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      Region Supporters & Maintainers
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 18
      • 1
      • 14
      • 19
      • 8

      Region Status
      Caution as of Nov 7, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      60
      Trails Mountain Bike
      63
      Trails E-Bike
      37
      Trails Hike
      60
      Trails Trail Running
      60
      Trails Horse
      41
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      26
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      8
      Trails Snowmobile
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      67 miles
      Total Descent
      11,290 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,826 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,860 ft
      Reports
      492
      Photos
      168
      Ridden Counter
      12,402

      Photos of Sawtooth Mountain Bike

      36 |
      Aug 21, 2022 @ 4:44pm
      Aug 21, 2022
      27 |
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 8:49pm
      Aug 14, 2022
      6 |
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 4:35pm
      Aug 14, 2022
      5 |
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 4:35pm
      Aug 14, 2022
      10 |
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 4:33pm
      Aug 14, 2022
      15 |
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 4:33pm
      Aug 14, 2022
      1 |
      Aug 6, 2022 @ 4:22pm
      Aug 6, 2022
      0 |
      Aug 6, 2022 @ 4:21pm
      Aug 6, 2022

      Videos of Sawtooth Mountain Bike

      Big Chief
      0:08 | 660 | Sep 24, 2018
      13' Rock Roll
      0:08 | 324 | Sep 24, 2018
      Rock drop feature
      0:05 | 545 | Sep 24, 2018
      Another Great Truckee Shuttle Ride - Big Chief...
      16:50 | 96 | Jun 19, 2022 , Truckee
      FLOW in Truckee and a new van DIY
      11:09 | 102 | May 31, 2022 , Truckee
      Big Chief Trail (Lower), Truckee CA Best yet!...
      16:23 | 97 | Jan 17, 2022 , Truckee
      Big Chief Trail (Lower), Truckee CA Best yet!...
      16:23 | 134 | Jan 17, 2022 , Truckee
      Big Chief Trail (Upper), Truckee CA | My 2020...
      10:57 | 123 | Jan 17, 2022 , Truckee

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Sawtooth Spur Road
      Sep 23, 2022 @ 11:23am
      Sep 23, 2022
      Idealdwestall3

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1550087acarlsonwishlisttrailHappy Face Trail (Downhill) and 1 more
      Oct 7, 2022 @ 10:08am
      5 hours
      user #1647801markfrieberiddenrouteBig Chief Black and Blue
      Oct 6, 2022 @ 4:42pm
      23 hours
      user #2917666Gr8jman1987wishlisttrailHappy Face Trail (Downhill)
      Oct 5, 2022 @ 6:17pm
      2 days
      user #315158NomadNinjariddentrailBig Chief Trail (Lower Section)
      Oct 5, 2022 @ 9:28am
      2 days
      user #2822681ayshlee86wishlisttrailHappy Face Trail (Uphill) and 1 more
      Oct 2, 2022 @ 7:01pm
      Oct 2, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #3195842StarfruitrockettrailBig Chief Trail (Upper Section)1st half is super fun. 2nd half I walked 5...
      Oct 1, 2022 @ 10:01pm
      Oct 1, 2022
      user #3007316GeoffXU2aI4trailBald Mountain Moto Trail (Upper Powerline)Not for mountain bikes, especially uphill....
      Aug 6, 2022 @ 4:19pm
      Aug 6, 2022
      user #1893788dougj55reportSawtooth RoadScuffle. Hey fgtimmo
      Jul 11, 2022 @ 7:15pm
      Jul 11, 2022
      user #1893788dougj55reportSawtooth RoadL
      Jul 11, 2022 @ 6:48pm
      Jul 11, 2022
      user #1893788dougj55reportSawtooth RoadNYea jo Km is m
      Jul 11, 2022 @ 6:47pm
      Jul 11, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Northstar California Resort 5 15 11 83.5 km
      Coldstream Canyon 5 4 33.7 km
      Truckee Bike Park 1 2 13.9 km
      Armstrong Urban Trails 1 54.2 km
      Waddle Ranch 6 14.4 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike6367 miles11,289 ft36 miles1,827 ft
      #661#343151491105,292
      E-Bike3744 miles7,890 ft27 miles1,693 ft
      #234#74154461333
      Hike6066 miles11,063 ft36 miles1,827 ft
      #491#30124873102
      Trail Running6066 miles11,063 ft36 miles1,827 ft
      #492#2994873491
      Horse4151 miles8,035 ft28 miles1,693 ft
      #30#2722523
      Dirtbike/Moto2632 miles5,994 ft18 miles1,604 ft
      #17#1114825
      ATV/ORV/OHV816 miles2,310 ft10 miles1,604 ft
      #2231072
      Snowmobile110 miles1,988 ft8 miles1,604 ft
      #9971
      Snowshoe110 miles1,988 ft8 miles1,604 ft
      #912720
      Nordic Ski110 miles1,988 ft8 miles1,604 ft
      #1,191742
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