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      There is a wide variety of terrain just outside the door, from gentle meadow cruising, to challenging uphills, and fun descents. The Tahoe Rim Trail is just 5 miles from the trailhead, and is a beautiful ride or hike that can take you back to Tahoe City. Access Northstar Resort via the Fiberboard Freeway, or do a fun gentle 5 mile loop that suits all ability levels.
      source: Tahoe XC
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Tahoe XC Center google parking directions
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      Region Details
      • 31
      • 1
      • 24
      • 13
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of May 3, 2020

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      104
      Trails Mountain Bike
      75
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      74
      Trails Trail Running
      75
      Trails Horse
      64
      Trails Nordic Ski
      34
      Total Distance
      63 miles
      Total Descent
      8,075 ft
      Total Vertical
      964 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,275 ft
      Reports
      744
      Photos
      77
      Ridden Counter
      24,741

      Photos of Tahoe Cross Country Mountain Bike

      3 |
      Jul 9, 2022 @ 7:21am
      Jul 9, 2022
      2 |
      Jul 9, 2022 @ 7:21am
      Jul 9, 2022
      trail: Old Ocelot
      5 |
      May 25, 2022 @ 11:55am
      May 25, 2022
      3 |
      May 25, 2022 @ 11:54am
      May 25, 2022
      21 |
      May 25, 2022 @ 11:07am
      May 25, 2022
      52 |
      Aug 11, 2021 @ 9:54am
      Aug 11, 2021
      38 |
      Oct 31, 2020 @ 1:35pm
      Oct 31, 2020
      12 |
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 9:53am
      Aug 4, 2020

      Videos of Tahoe Cross Country Mountain Bike

      Burton Creek Singletrack
      2:50 | 23 | Jun 9, 2022 , Tahoe City
      Lakeview Ridge MTB Trail (downhill) Tahoe City, CA
      8:33 | 235 | Sep 7, 2020 , Tahoe City
      youtuber Painted Rock, Glass Mountain, & More Tahoe...
      18:29 | 379 | Aug 29, 2018 , Tahoe City

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Jackpine Alternate
      Aug 3, 2022 @ 2:10pm
      Aug 3, 2022
      IdealN0R415CALMt Wattson is being logged heavily. Much...
      Old Ocelot
      Aug 3, 2022 @ 2:10pm
      Aug 3, 2022
      IdealN0R415CALMt Wattson is being logged heavily. Much...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #3137340neverwannaworkriddentrailWoop-dee-doo and 3 more
      Aug 8, 2022 @ 10:33pm
      Aug 8, 2022
      user #2497140Rockin80sRobwishlistrouteTahoe XC to Rim Trail & down Powerline
      Aug 8, 2022 @ 8:24pm
      Aug 8, 2022
      user #497140cynicalchrisriddentrailJackpine Alternate
      Aug 6, 2022 @ 8:31pm
      Aug 6, 2022
      user #2797397Jamie1Fe0wNwishlistrouteTahoe XC Big Easy Miles Loop
      Aug 6, 2022 @ 8:11pm
      Aug 6, 2022
      user #2176322tomfauknerwishlistrouteTahoe City Tahoe Rim Trail Loop (4 Hours)
      Aug 6, 2022 @ 10:24am
      Aug 6, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #3017541nZQjFTtrailLower Lakeview TrailTree down 0.25 miles from the top
      Jul 26, 2022 @ 12:23pm
      Jul 26, 2022
      user #540194johnnyXridetrailStumpy Super GWindsurf, yes, the old steep, eroded logging...
      Jul 9, 2022 @ 8:01pm
      Jul 9, 2022
      user #540194johnnyXridetrailStumpy MeadowsThe Stumpy Meadow Trail, also known as Stumpy...
      Jul 4, 2022 @ 5:08pm
      Jul 4, 2022
      user #2457637windsurfsftrailStumpy Super GThis is a great little trail, flowy and pretty...
      Jun 24, 2022 @ 12:23pm
      Jun 24, 2022
      user #2457637windsurfsftrailWoop-dee-dooReally fun trail for all rider levels,...
      Sep 18, 2021 @ 10:01pm
      Sep 18, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Mount Watson 8 23 13 21.9 km
      Paige Meadows 23 8 24 km
      Northstar California Resort 5 14 11 74.6 km
      Ward Canyon 7 4 34.7 km
      Alpine Meadows 2 8 35.2 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike7537 miles5,889 ft19 miles965 ft
      #433#22274729186,922
      E-Bike23 miles171 ft1 mile381 ft
      #2,024#473628273
      Hike7436 miles5,791 ft19 miles965 ft
      #308#18737285266
      Trail Running7537 miles5,889 ft19 miles965 ft
      #295#1757295639
      Horse6432 miles4,442 ft16 miles892 ft
      #19#173643
      Nordic Ski3426 miles2,185 ft11 miles682 ft
      #9961101,093
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      • tahoe cross country activity log | embed map of Tahoe Cross Country mountain bike trails | tahoe cross country mountain biking points of interest

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