37 miles
Distance
6,169 ft
Climb
-6,170 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point

This is a loop that starts with the Clear Creek trail taken to the Spooner TRT trail head. Next section is the TRT from Spooner to Sierra Canyon trail turn off about a mile past the bench. Drop the Sierra Canyon trail, take a right on the Discovery trail followed shortly by a tight left onto the Sierra Canyon lower portion. Take a right on the gravel road and first left still on gravel. Take a left on the paved Jacks Valley Rd.for about 6 miles.

Loop can be adjusted to start in Genoa. The city park has bathrooms and running water. One could also include one of the other trails in Genoa.

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
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More Stats for Clear Creek - TRT - Sierra Canyon - Road loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    1 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,752 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,058 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,058 ft
  • Grade max
    -41.011%
  • Grade min
    45.319%
  • Distance climb
    18 miles
  • Distance down
    16 miles
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
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