2,333 ft
Distance
7 ft
Climb
-173 ft
Descent
00:02:09
Avg time

6% Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Northstar California Resort
    Truckee, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
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  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #113115 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #22198 in E-Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 70 in E-Biking

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6% is a 2,333 ft popular green singletrack trail located near Truckee California. This mountain bike primary trail can be used downhill primary and has a easy overall physical rating. On average it takes 2 minutes to complete this trail.

Bike Park

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for 6% mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -167 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,459 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,626 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,626 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,459 ft
  • Grade
    -7.14%
  • Grade max
    -24.063%
  • Grade min
    5.181%
  • Distance climb
    287 ft
  • Distance down
    1,952 ft
  • Distance flat
    94 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:09
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:31
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      6% Trail Reports

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      Jun 18, 2023 @ 11:48am
      Jun 18, 2023
      Only lower (gondola-serviced) trails are open right now. Northstar expects to open the upper lifts/ trails by July 4th (all that snow is still up...
      Jun 27, 2022 @ 10:10pm
      Jun 27, 2022
      Dec 17, 2019 @ 8:24pm
      Dec 17, 2019
      Bike Park closed for the season, see you in 2020 :)
      Jun 23, 2018 @ 8:28am
      Jun 23, 2018
      Jun 3, 2018 @ 10:12am
      Jun 3, 2018
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      6 Months
      • 30 rides
      • 33.7 km avg distance
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      • 615 rides
      • Last: Sep 10, 2023

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