2 miles
Distance
218 ft
Climb
-243 ft
Descent
00:11:36
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Bears Best Trail
  • BLM
    BLM
    Land Manager

Bears Best Details

  • Riding Area
    Desert Hills
    Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #15500 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Desert trails with a rocky washes, bridges, and flowing singletrack. The trails are mostly gentle climbs and can be combined for miles of fun, right in the city. Used to be a lot bigger, but now you can only skirt the outside.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Bears Best bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -25 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,061 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,199 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,086 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,061 ft
  • Grade
    -0.297%
  • Grade max
    -12.749%
  • Grade min
    16.997%
  • Distance climb
    3,220 ft
  • Distance down
    3,955 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,217 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:36
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Status:
on Dec 8, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.15 (8 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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

  • 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 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      Directions to bears-best trailhead (36.109960, -115.353920)
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      Bears Best Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Dec 8, 2018 @ 12:41pm
      Dec 8, 2018
      This goes into Red Rock Canyon and is NOT an authorized trail.
      Oct 22, 2018 @ 8:32am
      Oct 22, 2018
      Rained the night before . trails are fast and grippy.
      Sep 17, 2018 @ 1:15am
      Sep 17, 2018
      Sep 1, 2018 @ 9:57am
      Sep 1, 2018
      Aug 19, 2018 @ 11:03am
      Aug 19, 2018
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 19 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 359 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 789 rides
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      Photos

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      21 |
      Aug 28, 2018 @ 9:56pm
      Aug 28, 2018
      Bears Best, My City
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      Aug 28, 2018 @ 9:55pm
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      Bears Best, My City
      22 |
      Aug 28, 2018 @ 9:55pm
      Aug 28, 2018
      Bears Best, My City
      29 |
      Aug 28, 2018 @ 9:55pm
      Aug 28, 2018
      Bears Best, My City

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag GeoffHollister (Sep 27, 2017 at 11:24)
       There is now a golf course where this trail used to be. The rest of the network is expanding and worth getting lost in.
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