15 miles
Distance
2,707 ft
Climb
-6,786 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

This is the classic Downieville Downhill route. Shuttle up to the start at the Sunshine Trail. From there it goes down to Butcher Ranch, 3rd Divide, and First Divide back in to town. There are alternative routes as well, but this is the classic.

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Trails in Route

Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Shuttled
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    74
More Stats for Downieville Downhill mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -4,079 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,960 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,061 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,982 ft
  • Grade max
    -62.537%
  • Grade min
    59.862%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    9 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,171 ft
Avg: 5 (5 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail transparency
Downieville Downhill - Downieville, CA
Downieville Downhill - Downieville, CA
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Pauley Creek Trail
Jun 12, 2018 @ 8:12pm
Jun 12, 2018
Butcher Ranch
Jun 4, 2018 @ 6:19pm
Jun 4, 2018
Great conditions
Sunrise Trail
May 20, 2018 @ 8:27pm
May 20, 2018
Good to go!
3rd Divide
May 3, 2018 @ 2:44pm
May 3, 2018
First Divide
Sep 24, 2017 @ 5:57pm
Sep 24, 2017
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