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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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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

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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

  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Region Supporters & Maintainers
      Region Details
      • 10
      • 2
      • 16
      • 5


      Caution on Aug 11, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,381
      State Ranking
      #61
      Trails (view details)
      33
      Trails Mountain Bike
      33
      Trails E-Bike
      15
      Trails Hike
      33
      Trails Trail Running
      33
      Trails Horse
      17
      Trails Dirtbike
      15
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      4
      Trails Snowmobile
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      57 miles
      Total Descent
      10,283 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,832 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,866 ft
      Reports
      131
      Photos
      48
      Ridden Counter
      1,564

      Photos of Sawtooth Mountain Bike

      3 |
      Aug 6, 2019 @ 9:31am
      Aug 6, 2019
      2 |
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 6:22pm
      Aug 3, 2019
      3 |
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 6:22pm
      Aug 3, 2019
      4 |
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 6:21pm
      Aug 3, 2019

      Videos of Sawtooth Mountain Bike

      Big Chief
      0:08 | 423 | Sep 24, 2018
      13' Rock Roll
      0:08 | 192 | Sep 24, 2018
      Rock drop feature
      0:05 | 373 | Sep 24, 2018
      Big Chief Trail Run - Felt Decree 3 -...
      12:57 | 25 | Aug 5, 2019 , Truckee

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Upper Happy Face Alternate
      Jul 24, 2019 @ 9:54am
      Jul 24, 2019
      DryDcianci179The upper trail has a large tree that...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Sawtooth Trail (16E05)
      Aug 11, 2019 @ 12:26pm
      Aug 11, 2019
      Very Drycemoorelife TRAILFORKSSuper dry and dusty but running great.
      Big Chief Trail (Lower Section)
      Aug 11, 2019 @ 12:26pm
      Aug 11, 2019
      Very Drycemoorelife TRAILFORKSSuper dry and dusty but great.
      Sawtooth Spur (06-06)
      Aug 11, 2019 @ 12:26pm
      Aug 11, 2019
      Very Drycemoorelife TRAILFORKS
      South Perimeter Trail: Beaver/Bridges Connector
      Aug 7, 2019 @ 10:14am
      Aug 7, 2019
      Drytahoebrad
      Upper Cena Lar Trail
      Jul 23, 2019 @ 10:05am
      Jul 23, 2019
      Very DrytahoebradA couple trees down. Very loose
      Robie Park Connector
      Jul 23, 2019 @ 10:05am
      Jul 23, 2019
      Drytahoebrad
      Robie Park Road
      Jul 23, 2019 @ 10:05am
      Jul 23, 2019
      Drytahoebrad
      Big Chief Trail (Upper Section)
      Jul 16, 2019 @ 5:37am
      Jul 16, 2019
      Drycjdaking1969Dry but not overly dusty. Challenging but...
      Lor Axe
      Jun 28, 2019 @ 9:45pm
      Jun 28, 2019
      VariablejustbobDid this after doing Big Chief. Not...
      06-08 East Moto Trail
      Jun 24, 2019 @ 9:47am
      Jun 24, 2019
      Drytahoebrad

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #274439martimus919addridelogAug 17, 2019 ride log
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 11:26am
      3 hours
      user #1809361MelonballeraddridelogAug 17, 2019 ride log
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 10:41am
      3 hours
      user #1442846JohendeaddridelogAug 3, 2019 ride log
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 4:04am
      10 hours
      user #1220239lclarsonaddridelogAug 16, 2019 ride log
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 7:52pm
      18 hours
      user #1895388Kc8486addridelogAug 3, 2019 ride log
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 4:45am
      1 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #955070whoisadamtrailBig Chief Trail (Lower Section)I like the upper section more, lower section...
      Aug 14, 2019 @ 3:35pm
      3 days
      user #955070whoisadamtrailBig Chief Trail (Upper Section)Upper chief was amazing, good grade so not...
      Aug 14, 2019 @ 3:31pm
      3 days
      user #1582943CollidantrailBig Chief Trail (Lower Section)First of all......rocks. Lots and lots of...
      Jul 23, 2019 @ 7:19pm
      Jul 23, 2019
      user #983271DrHogtrailBig Chief Trail (Lower Section)Really enjoyed it! There is a really cool...
      Jul 10, 2019 @ 12:36pm
      Jul 10, 2019
      user #1429348cjdaking1969trailBig Chief Trail (Lower Section)This is in great shape as of 4th of July...
      Jul 8, 2019 @ 8:13am
      Jul 8, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Northstar California 4 14 10 43.5 km
      Coldstream Canyon 4 4 23.7 km
      Truckee Bike Park 1 2 13.9 km
      Waddle Ranch 1 5 14.4 km
      Mount Watson 9 22 12 54.5 km

      Local Badges

      • By TheAngryTomato TRAILFORKS & contributors
      • Admins: pedrodelmonte, BONC, mfreit, superd-cfp, Redhawk, TTF
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