1 miles
Distance
638 ft
Climb
-132 ft
Descent
00:21:03
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Bear Gulch Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Bear Gulch Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Sterling Mine Ditch Trail System
    Jacksonville, Oregon
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All Season
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #44893 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    10 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Another trail used to access the Sterling Mine Ditch Trail. Fairly steep climb. Nice creek side bench on the way up.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Bear Gulch Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    506 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,275 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,781 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,275 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,781 ft
  • Grade
    9.454%
  • Grade max
    -41.302%
  • Grade min
    47.261%
  • Distance climb
    4,316 ft
  • Distance down
    976 ft
  • Distance flat
    58 ft
  • Avg time
    00:21:03
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Status:
on Dec 4, 2017
Variable
Avg: 2.5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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

  • 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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Bear Gulch Trail Trail Reports

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      Dec 4, 2017 @ 10:35am
      Dec 4, 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 16 rides
      •  

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