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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
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  • < 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
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  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      The Sierra National Forest along the southern border of Yosemite National Park is home to a wide variety of mountain bike riding opportunities. Bass Lake provides riders with a great home base, with Goat Mountain, Spring Cove, 007, and Willow Creek trails all starting and finishing at the lake. The towns of Oakhurst, Fish Camp, and Bass Lake provide visitors with a wide variety of accommodations.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Chepo Saddle Parking google parking directions
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      Region Details
      • 14
      • 5
      • 16
      • 11
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of Oct 2, 2019 ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #3,095
      State Ranking
      #128
      Trails (view details)
      48
      Trails Mountain Bike
      48
      Trails E-Bike
      13
      Trails Hike
      44
      Trails Trail Running
      43
      Trails Dirtbike
      11
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      10
      Total Distance
      101 miles
      Total Descent
      21,093 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,954 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,344 ft
      Reports
      66
      Photos
      139
      Ridden Counter
      552

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 5 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance

      Photos of Yosemite South Gate Mountain Bike

      9 |
      Aug 18, 2019 @ 9:53pm
      Aug 18, 2019
      13 |
      Aug 18, 2019 @ 9:53pm
      Aug 18, 2019
      trail: 007 (Fourth)
      16 |
      Jul 17, 2019 @ 5:36pm
      Jul 17, 2019
      16 |
      Jul 15, 2019 @ 8:03am
      Jul 15, 2019

      Videos of Yosemite South Gate Mountain Bike

      MTB Goat Mountain at Bass Lake, CA
      10:40 | 47 | Jul 23, 2019 , Bass Lake

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      007 (First)
      Oct 2, 2019 @ 2:06pm
      Oct 2, 2019
      Dry7ryno8First section of 007 is Ah-mazing right...
      Lewis Creek Trail
      Aug 30, 2019 @ 12:55am
      Aug 30, 2019
      Variablemickspring1 SCTE1 Large tree down across trail, blocking...
      Big Trees
      Aug 30, 2019 @ 12:50am
      Aug 30, 2019
      Very Drymickspring1 SCTE2 trees blocking trail in first 2km....
      007 (Fourth)
      Aug 9, 2019 @ 7:05pm
      Aug 9, 2019
      DryElthinkerThis trail is not worth the climb maybe...
      Mary Jane
      Jul 11, 2019 @ 12:12am
      Jul 11, 2019
      DrywtroostReally fun trail. Love the giant rock...
      007 (Second)
      Jun 22, 2019 @ 9:36pm
      Jun 22, 2019
      DryKickButtowskiDefinitely worthy of its black trail...
      007 (Third)
      Jun 22, 2019 @ 9:31pm
      Jun 22, 2019
      DryKickButtowskiOverall not too bad. A few re routes...
      Willow Creek Fire Road - 7S82
      Jun 17, 2019 @ 5:20pm
      Jun 17, 2019
      DryThe-dirt-farmerAn absurd amount of downed trees make...
      Willow Creek
      May 24, 2019 @ 2:24pm
      May 24, 2019
      Dryduffman1976 YSGTCAll clear and ready to rip!
      Goat Mountain
      May 24, 2019 @ 2:20pm
      May 24, 2019
      Dryduffman1976 YSGTC Trail cleared, PO cut back, and bell...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1731698ElthinkervotetrailBlind Squirrel
      Oct 9, 2019 @ 11:32am
      Oct 9, 2019
      user #16957007ryno8addreport007 (First)
      Oct 2, 2019 @ 2:08pm
      Oct 2, 2019
      user #1944672poopdevilleriddentrail007 (Third) and 2 more
      Sep 30, 2019 @ 9:11pm
      Sep 30, 2019
      user #1557051Scottyd17485commenttrail007 (First) and 1 more
      Sep 29, 2019 @ 8:00pm
      Sep 29, 2019
      user #766755SanJoseBaisikelwishlisttrailBig Trees
      Sep 26, 2019 @ 11:23am
      Sep 26, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1557051Scottyd17485trailNorth Whiskers A SpurNothing special here. Just a fire road with a...
      Sep 29, 2019 @ 8:00pm
      Sep 29, 2019
      user #1557051Scottyd17485trail007 (First)Section 1 is riding great. Definitely 1 and...
      Sep 29, 2019 @ 8:00pm
      Sep 29, 2019
      user #1921758MountainUnicyleRidertrailWillow CreekI’m pretty sure this map takes you up to...
      Sep 8, 2019 @ 8:15am
      Sep 8, 2019
      user #1800995MuddyNutztrailCentral Camp Road - 6S42Thanks
      Aug 13, 2019 @ 9:52am
      Aug 13, 2019
      user #1857655NicolasbraziltrailWillow CreekI love how the trail has a lot of flow and...
      Jul 18, 2019 @ 9:21am
      Jul 18, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
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      Hensley Lake Recreation Area 522 km
      China Peak Mountain Resort 7 8 6 122.9 km
      Woodward Mountain Bike Park 233.7 km

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