10.9 miles
Distance
1,289 ft
Climb
-1,290 ft
Descent
4,409 ft
High Point

The route has been designed for the Bigfoot Adventure Challenge ( bigfootadventurechallenge.com) but is awesome for anyone looking for a fun ride near Mount Shasta

Detailed Description
BAC - MTB - Intermediate - Mount Shasta Gateway I is a 11 mile popular intermediate route located near Mount Shasta California. This mountain bike primary route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 4 trails. This route climbs 1,289 ft with a max elevation of 4,409 ft then descends -1,290 ft.
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Mount Shasta Trail Association (mountshastatrailassociation.org)
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Trails in Route

Gateway (North)3 miles
Pig Farm2,684 ft
Marley4,278 ft
Gateway (North)3 miles

Details

  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    89
More Stats for BAC - MTB - Intermediate - Mount Shasta Gateway I mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 25 min
  • Altitude min
    3,929 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,931 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,930 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -23.5%
  • Grade min
    41%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Seasons Re-Cut
Seasons Re-Cut
trail: Marley
6:17 | 1829 | comments: 10 | favs: 64
May 7, 2010
A re-cut I put together... I think it came out pretty good... I was going for the longest "butterfly" feeling possible by only using my favorite...
Bob Marley
Bob Marley
trail: Marley
0:40 | 224 | comments: 0 | favs:
Sep 11, 2016
Killed my homie for nothin

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Gateway (North)
Dec 5, 2023 @ 5:06pm
Dec 5, 2023
Pig Farm
Oct 7, 2023 @ 11:34am
Oct 7, 2023
Marley
Jun 27, 2023 @ 2:21am
Jun 27, 2023
Mostly covered in pine needles and starting to get a little over grown.
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