20 miles
Distance
4,052 ft
Climb
-6,999 ft
Descent
2 miles
High Point

This is a variation on "Pass to Pints" and takes you from one of the highest trailheads in South Lake to the Genoa Bar. Most people start at the Andria / North Benjamin Parking Lot but this gives you a little extra downhill for not much extra work uphill (other than a steep short climb at the start). The finish goes down Genoa Canyon which adds an extra 3+ miles and about 45 minutes than the more direct standard finish. But it's worth it as you end up on some great exposed singletrack and pop out right at the Genoa Bar.

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Shuttled
  • eBike Allowed
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for TRT To Sierra Canyon and Genoa Bar - High Start mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -2,948 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,806 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,755 ft
  • Altitude end
    4,807 ft
  • Grade
    -2.766%
  • Grade max
    -66.71%
  • Grade min
    52.987%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    12 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
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