11.8 miles
Distance
1,011 ft
Climb
-1,013 ft
Descent
1 mile
High Point

Big ride from Olympic Bike Shop in Tahoe City up Dollar Hill through Tahoe XC and back to Tahoe City down Jackpine DH.

Detailed Description
Big Cross Country Loop from Olympic Bike Shop is a 12 mile moderately popular expert route located near Tahoe City California. This mountain bike only route can be used both directions and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 6 trails. This route climbs 1,011 ft with a max elevation of 7,105 ft then descends -1,013 ft.

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    2
More Stats for Big Cross Country Loop from Olympic Bike Shop mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 24 min
  • Altitude min
    6,263 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,270 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,270 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -33.6%
  • Grade min
    24%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
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Places 2 MTB: Tahoe City to Olympic Valley
Places 2 MTB: Tahoe City to Olympic Valley
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Meadow Loop Trail (East)
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Upper Orange
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Sep 8, 2023
Running great after the rain!
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Jun 21, 2023 @ 7:50am
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Jun 6, 2023 @ 1:55pm
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