13 miles
Distance
2,270 ft
Climb
-5,096 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

Check the Trail Reports. This route often has deadfall across the trails.

The Continental Divide Trail to Sheep Creek is a classic Idaho back-country ride. Great single-track mixed w/ scenery and mining history and stream-crossings.

Shuttle details: Leave a rig at the mouth of Sheep Creek Road and US-93. The ride starts from Big Hole Pass.

You can ride these trails as a big loop by either climbing Dahlonega Road (079) or Lick Creek Road (07Cool .

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Details

  • Featured
  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for CDT - Sheep Creek mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -2,827 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,224 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,053 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,226 ft
  • Grade
    -3.974%
  • Grade max
    -72.289%
  • Grade min
    47.179%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,741 ft
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
CDT (Bradley Gulch)
Aug 22, 2018 @ 9:00am
Aug 22, 2018
Easy to spot from Lick cr road, look for the bright orange sign about non motorized use
Sheep Creek (126)
Aug 22, 2018 @ 9:00am
Aug 22, 2018
Hero dirt and a wonderful trail!
Bradley Gulch
Dec 9, 2017 @ 7:28am
Dec 9, 2017
reporter
Lick Creek (078)
Dec 9, 2017 @ 7:28am
Dec 9, 2017
reporter
Dahlonega Road (079)
Jun 28, 2015 @ 7:27pm
Jun 28, 2015
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