4.7 miles
Distance
617 ft
Climb
-615 ft
Descent
1 mile
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This route is great for a short ride, and offers a fun downhill to.

Detailed Description
Bear Basin 5 mile loop is a 5 mile popular intermediate route located near McCall Idaho. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 5 trails. This route climbs 617 ft with a max elevation of 5,570 ft then descends -615 ft.
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Trails in Route

Westy1 mile
Sleepy Hollow2,838 ft
Blue Ridge Loop1 mile
Upper Drain2,861 ft
Lower Drain2,231 ft

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Bear Basin 5 mile loop mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    50 min 12 sec
  • Altitude min
    5,085 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,085 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,085 ft
  • Grade max
    -29.3%
  • Grade min
    22%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,917 ft
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Mountain Biking Bear Basin near McCall Idaho
Mountain Biking Bear Basin near McCall Idaho
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Riding Bear Basin RAW PART 2
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Upper Drain
Oct 4, 2023 @ 10:09am
Oct 4, 2023
Lower Drain
Oct 4, 2023 @ 10:09am
Oct 4, 2023
Westy
Oct 4, 2023 @ 10:09am
Oct 4, 2023
Blue Ridge Loop
Aug 15, 2023 @ 10:29am
Aug 15, 2023
Really well-built, well-maintained trail in awesome shape! Thanks!
Sleepy Hollow
Aug 3, 2023 @ 12:32pm
Aug 3, 2023
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