8 miles
Distance
1,825 ft
Climb
-4,732 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

Shuttle run from top of Mt. Lowe East to the bottom of Sunset Ridge.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Shuttled
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Ridelogs
    14
More Stats for Eaton Saddle Shuttle mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -2,907 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,188 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,113 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,206 ft
  • Grade
    -7.184%
  • Grade max
    -127.095%
  • Grade min
    130.457%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,240 ft
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      Trail transparency
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      Oct 7, 2018
      Exposure!!!
      Exposure!!!
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      Jun 6, 2017
      DJ DEFT

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      traildateconditiondescription
      Sunset Ridge
      Jan 12, 2019 @ 6:38pm
      Jan 12, 2019
      Mt. Lowe East Trail
      Jan 12, 2019 @ 6:28pm
      Jan 12, 2019
      Snow on top sections!
      Middle Sam Merrill
      Nov 4, 2018 @ 9:28pm
      Nov 4, 2018
      Trees down on top section
      Chutes
      Oct 8, 2017 @ 10:36am
      Oct 8, 2017
      Old Mt Lowe Railroad (shuttle to sadle)
      Oct 8, 2017 @ 10:36am
      Oct 8, 2017
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