25.3 miles
Distance
4,836 ft
Climb
-4,998 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point

Presented by Divided Sky and the Tahoe Area Biking Association to fund future trail projects. Under Special Use Permit from the U.S.Forest Service.

The Tahoe Mountain Bike Festival’s signature ride starts Saturday with a “Triple Crown Ride” covering 30+ miles with a 5,200 elevation gain. Riders should arrive at Tahoe Paradise Park between 7:00-8:00am to register for the ride. The ride kicks off as soon as you want to roll after registration, no mass start. Pedal through the finish back to Tahoe Paradise Park, where there will be live music, local food and cold brews waiting for you.

Detailed Description
Tahoe Triple Crown is a 25 mile popular expert route located near Meyers California. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a hard overall physical rating. This route includes 25 trails. This route climbs 4,836 ft with a max elevation of 8,974 ft then descends -4,998 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    11
More Stats for Tahoe Triple Crown mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    4 hr 42 min
  • Altitude min
    6,317 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,517 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,355 ft
  • Grade
    -0.1%
  • Grade max
    -76.7%
  • Grade min
    57.3%
  • Distance climb
    12 miles
  • Distance down
    12 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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2022 Tahoe Triple Crown Ride / MTB / 4K
2022 Tahoe Triple Crown Ride / MTB / 4K
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Corral Trail (Upper)
Nov 19, 2023 @ 5:20pm
Nov 19, 2023
small icy patches throughout. rideable.
Corral Trail (Lower)
Nov 19, 2023 @ 5:19pm
Nov 19, 2023
small icy patches throughout. rideable.
Armstrong Connector Trail
Nov 19, 2023 @ 5:18pm
Nov 19, 2023
light snow cover and icy spots throughout. still rideable.
Corral Trailhead
Oct 21, 2023 @ 4:17am
Oct 21, 2023
Kitty litter has built up over the season. Needs some rain.
Armstrong Pass Trail
Oct 19, 2023 @ 3:37pm
Oct 19, 2023
Snow packs and downed tree.
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