4,735 ft
Distance
109 ft
Climb
-361 ft
Descent
00:07:45
Avg time

Big Trees Details

  • Riding Area
    Joaquin Miller Park
    Oakland, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #14750 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 70 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

This is the eastern trail. There is another section that connects from the service road near the bathrooms down to the Sequoia Bayview Trail

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Big Trees bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -252 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,260 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,511 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,511 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,260 ft
  • Grade
    -5.314%
  • Grade max
    -33.551%
  • Grade min
    30.365%
  • Distance climb
    950 ft
  • Distance down
    3,612 ft
  • Distance flat
    173 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:45
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Status:
on Oct 7, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.1 (11 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
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • 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 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to big-trees-4917 trailhead (37.816096, -122.176835)

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 76 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,243 rides
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      Photos

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      293 |
      Jun 5, 2017 @ 3:47pm
      Jun 5, 2017
      Big Trees, Walnut Creek
      459 |
      Aug 14, 2016 @ 9:04pm
      Aug 14, 2016
      Big Trees, Oakland
      238 |
      May 31, 2015 @ 6:02pm
      May 31, 2015
      Big Trees, Oakland
      180 |
      May 31, 2015 @ 6:02pm
      May 31, 2015
      Big Trees, Oakland

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Joaquin Miller Park loop
      5 miles
      Redwood Regional Trip Loop
      13 miles

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      Videos

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      Night ride  in the woods at big trees
      5:55 | 348 | Oct 6, 2014 , Oakland
      Big Trees Trail
      4:07 | 512 | Dec 3, 2009 , Oakland
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