1.4 miles
Distance
40 ft
Climb
-1,010 ft
Descent
00:09:05
Avg time

Boondocks Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Northstar California
    Truckee, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Summer
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge, Drop, Jump, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #2089 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 45 in E-Biking

Easiest double black at Northstar. Most features have ride arounds. Pro Lines are difficult. Very loose and dusty.

Access Info

Take the fire road and follow the signs from Zephyr, you can hop on the first part of Coaster to skip some of the road. It's a long traverse to the trail compared to other routes at the park.

Bike Park

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Boondocks mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -971 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,843 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,814 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,814 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,843 ft
  • Grade
    -13.234%
  • Grade max
    -33.792%
  • Grade min
    19.292%
  • Distance climb
    360 ft
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    280 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:05
  • Avg reverse time
    00:59:41
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Status:
on Sep 25, 2020
Very Dry
Avg: 4.6 (13 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Boondocks Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 25, 2020 @ 9:50am
      Sep 25, 2020
      Sep 12, 2020 @ 9:31am
      Sep 12, 2020
      Soooooo loose
      Aug 8, 2020 @ 9:56am
      Aug 8, 2020
      Dec 17, 2019 @ 8:24pm
      Dec 17, 2019
      Bike Park closed for the season, see you in 2020 :)
      Sep 6, 2019 @ 9:49am
      Sep 6, 2019
      So good right now.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      Photos

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      Aug 25, 2019 @ 9:36pm
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      92 |
      Aug 25, 2019 @ 9:35pm
      Aug 25, 2019

      Routes with this trail

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      EWS Northstar California DAY 2 race
      19 miles
      EWS Northstar California DAY 2 race
      19 miles

      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      jahart138 (Jun 22, 2015 at 11:28)
       one of my favs at Nstar
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      David520s (Aug 10, 2019 at 14:29)
       Pretty technical with drops and rock roll. Roots and stones keep you focused the whole way down
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      judge-shredd (Aug 8, 2020 at 15:28)
       This trail is no joke, but it's probably the easiest double black at Northstar. There's a B-line for the drop but the drop is not bad (good run in and landing).
      [Reply]

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