1 mile
Distance
162 ft
Climb
-526 ft
Descent
00:07:39
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Corral (Lower) Trail

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
    • Dirtbike
    • Observed Trials
    • ATV/ORV/OHV
  • Riding Area
    Corral
    South Lake Tahoe, California
  • Ref Number
    #18E14
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    May-November
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Pump Track
  • Global Ranking
    #282 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in E-Biking
    • 40 in Trail Running
    • 80 in Hiking
    • 85 in Dirtbiking
    • 5 in ATVing/Offroading
    • 5 in Horseback
    • 5 in Observed Trials
  • Vehicle Info
  • Max Width
    50 inches
  • License
    Not Required

With a slew of berms, rollers, hips, and table top jumps, Lower Corral Trail has been a signature project built by TAMBA in partnership with the Forest Service since 2014. The first build was in 2014 with subsequent builds in 2015 and 2017. Out here you will find the most legal features including log rides, jumps and rock rolls in South Tahoe including the new jumps, berms, rollers and hips. Please donate if you want to see more

This is a motorized trail, so you might see dirt bikes and ebike out here. But the trail is primary downhill, uphill travel is not recommended. Ride up Cedar or the paved Fountain Place Road to loop it.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Corral Trail (Lower) mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -364 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,384 ft
  • Altitude max
    6,773 ft
  • Altitude start
    6,747 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,384 ft
  • Grade
    -5.167%
  • Grade max
    -28.314%
  • Grade min
    25.938%
  • Distance climb
    1,612 ft
  • Distance down
    5,053 ft
  • Distance flat
    376 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:39
  • Avg reverse time
    00:18:51
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Status:
on Apr 11, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 4.95 (31 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
inches

Radar Time
LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Corral Trail (Lower) Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Apr 11, 2021 @ 8:54pm
      Apr 11, 2021
      There’s a downed tree near the sidewinder split after a berm.
      Apr 9, 2021 @ 11:53am
      Apr 9, 2021
      One snow patch on the second jump line, in the landing area, but it's just left of center.
      Feb 23, 2021 @ 7:36am
      Feb 23, 2021
      Snow mobiles have packed down the trail nicely. Snow was pretty soft since it was 50° out. Would be a blast on a colder day!
      Nov 24, 2020 @ 2:57pm
      Nov 24, 2020
      About 50/50 covered. Better toward the bottom
      Nov 4, 2020 @ 2:14pm
      Nov 4, 2020
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 10 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 153 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 4,245 rides
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      Photos

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      Sep 12, 2020

      Trail Events

      12 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      jahart138 Trailforks Pro Subscriber (Jun 22, 2015 at 11:25)
       Now this is where the free ride part of the trail comes. Its still being improved. New Jumps and berms being built as of 6/21
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      dizzmcfunk Trailforks Pro Subscriber (Aug 20, 2017 at 7:45)
       burms are pretty blown out, you gotta work to find the sweet spot to keep your flow and clear jumps even more so now with loose sand and brake bumps. still alot of fun to be had.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      Kylechaisson Trailforks Pro Subscriber (Oct 2, 2017 at 16:17)
       So much fun!! Great berms and big table tops. Takes a little extra to clear the jumps and maintain the flow but still 10/10.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      mtbingadventures (Aug 13, 2018 at 15:43)
       Best to ride before it gets to dry. The jumps are table tops and are really fun to go for it. Love the speed you can get on this trail and I love the berms.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Mellee Trailforks Pro Subscriber (Nov 17, 2018 at 13:19)
       FYI the gate is closed so no more shuttling.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      wphs1410 Trailforks Pro Subscriber (Jan 1, 2019 at 10:07)
       My favorite place to eat dirt and ride some moderate downhill. Jumps in lower portion.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      chrismcnamara Trailforks Pro Subscriber TAMBA (May 19, 2019 at 10:42)
       This was short a few weeks ago. Shows current EXCELLENT conditions www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iz99SqddFM4
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      djsymptoms Trailforks Pro Subscriber (Oct 6, 2019 at 14:18)
       Pedal up the road, not the trail. Just because it's not "against the rules" doesn't mean it's not a terrible idea. This is a popular area and riding up a fast downhill-primary section like this is very dangerous for you and others. Have fun!
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      lloydmcginty Trailforks Pro Subscriber (Oct 15, 2019 at 15:23)
       Rode this with my 3 kids and it was so much fun. We connected to it via the Sidewinder trail and it was a really nice ride. Well recommended and a good shuttle option.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      dinglerides Trailforks Pro Subscriber (Nov 3, 2019 at 3:21)
       How late in the year is the shuttle run open? Does it get closed due to weather? I want to hit these jumps before it’s too late!
      [Reply]
      • + 2
      TheAngryTomato Trailforks Pro Subscriber TRAILFORKS (Nov 3, 2019 at 6:57)
       The road may be gated before the first major snowfall, but you can always pedal up the road.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      christianreed (Sep 10, 2020 at 11:21)
       I don’t recommend climbing. Very sandy, and designed for downhill. Should be marked directional.
      [Reply]

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