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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
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  • Dry
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
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  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Ward Canyon is the area on West Shore near Sunnyside, 2 miles south of Tahoe City
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Burton Ranch Parking google parking directions
      Region Details
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      Caution on 2 days
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      TAMBA
      (www.tamba.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #4,123
      State Ranking
      #214
      Trails
      23
      Total Distance
      13 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent
      3,410 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,519 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,229 ft
      Reports
      32
      Photos
      35
      Ridden Counter
      218

      Photos of Ward Canyon Mountain Bike

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      Oct 20, 2018 @ 8:44am
      2 days
      Ward Peak Trail, Tahoe City
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      Oct 20, 2018 @ 8:44am
      2 days
      Ward Peak Trail, Tahoe City
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      Oct 20, 2018 @ 8:44am
      2 days
      Ward Peak Trail, Tahoe City
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      Oct 20, 2018 @ 8:44am
      2 days
      Ward Peak Trail, Tahoe City
      more photos »

      Ward Canyon Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      TRT: Stanford Rock to Tahoe City
      7 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #1418395MisterDirtPawstrailLower Barker Pass Rd to Stanford Rock Trail ConnectorBe sure to follow the spur and check out the...
      Jun 29, 2018 @ 2:22pm
      Jun 29, 2018
      user #1418395MisterDirtPawstrailStanford Rock Trail (15N35)June 2018 update- The Stanford Rock Project...
      Jun 16, 2018 @ 10:52pm
      Jun 16, 2018
      user #1418395MisterDirtPawstrailStanford Rock Trail (15N35)Summer 2018 update- Stanford Rock is getting...
      Jun 2, 2018 @ 9:24am
      Jun 2, 2018
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      Recent Activity

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      user #908525JMETwishlisttrailTRT: Ward Canyon
      Oct 21, 2018 @ 8:58pm
      17 hours
      user #1505108ydnarwishlisttrailStanford Rock Trail (15N35)
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 9:40pm
      2 days
      user #1418395MisterDirtPawsaddreportStanford Rock Trail (15N35)
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 10:14am
      2 days
      user #1418395MisterDirtPawsaddphoto in My City and 7 more
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 8:43am
      2 days
      user #1418395MisterDirtPawsaddtrailWard Peak Trail
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 7:57am
      2 days
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      Nearby Riding Areas

      namedistance
      Paige Meadows 31 11 21 km
      Alpine Meadows 3 13 km
      Homewood 5 6 63.9 km
      Tahoe Cross Country 42 6 2 14.7 km
      Squaw Valley 1 13 6 15.1 km

      Local Mountain Bike Directory


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