3,451 ft
Distance
40 ft
Climb
-132 ft
Descent
00:05:51
Avg time
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Bear Trap Connector Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    Tahoe Cross Country
    Tahoe City, California
  • Ref Number
    #17E14
  • AKA
    Lower Gold Trail
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat, CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #66592 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #15520 in Trail Running
    • #31401 in Hiking
    • #610 in Horseback
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 65 in Trail Running
    • 30 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback

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Bear Trap Connector is a 3,451 ft popular green singletrack family friendly trail located near Tahoe City California. This multi-use trail can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 40 ft blue climb. On average it takes 5 minutes to complete this trail.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Bear Trap Connector bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -92 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,867 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,959 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,959 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,867 ft
  • Grade
    -2.667%
  • Grade max
    -18.909%
  • Grade min
    9.549%
  • Distance climb
    785 ft
  • Distance down
    2,336 ft
  • Distance flat
    330 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:51
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:54
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Status:
on Oct 8, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 3 (1 votes)
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      Bear Trap Connector Trail Reports

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      Oct 8, 2021 @ 3:09pm
      Oct 8, 2021
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 4:34pm
      Aug 3, 2021
      Jul 14, 2021 @ 6:46pm
      Jul 14, 2021
      Dry and fun both directions!
      May 22, 2021 @ 10:29am
      May 22, 2021
      May 9, 2021 @ 1:56pm
      May 9, 2021
      Minimal snow, we were able to ride through OK
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 17 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 28 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,687 rides
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      May 11, 2020 @ 1:35pm
      May 11, 2020

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      djtahoe (Apr 11, 2021 at 13:18)
       Still covered in crusty snow
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